All posts by emberliving

02Aug/07

Water, water everywhere…but not a drop to drink (aka: tap vs. bottled water)We were recently asked to weigh-in on this question. Recently one of our favorite reference materials, The Green Guide, reportedRead More…

06Jul/07

rBST milk vs. organic milk I was asked to weigh-in on a recent OP-ED piece that appeared in the New York Times about rBST milk (aka: bST, bGH,rbGH, recombinant bovine growth hormone.)Read More…

02Jul/07

7/18/07 Update to recycling news: Just came from a sustainability related conference where Eric Garcetti said that we can now put styrofoam in our blue recycling bins. I called the Bureau ofRead More…

21May/07

5 Ways to Go Greener this Summer We live differently depending on the time of year, and since living a green life is all about being in tune with your surroundings andRead More…

16May/07

The Beauty of Signature Gifts If you’ve read my blog you know that I’m all about finding ways to make life more authentic while at the same time easier on you andRead More…

09Mar/07

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA): our experience G&G client Tracy asked me to look into CSAs that served the LA area. This was something I had looked into a couple of years agoRead More…

23Feb/07

Love your neighborhoods’ mature, tree-lined street? Want to keep them beautiful? Read on…In the Los Angeles neighborhood where we live, beautiful 40-foot-plus Liquid Ambers line the streets and turn beautiful shades ofRead More…

12Feb/07

Why buying vintage clothing rocks. Ordinarily the statement above would be worded more like “vintage clothing rocks.” PUNTO, PERIOD, FINAL STOP, NO NEED FOR FURTHER EXPLANATION. However, today this statement does requireRead More…