03Aug/16

Sustainability: LED Lightbulbs are CHEAP, Go Green and $ave Green

When I had a physical store, only 3-years ago, LED light bulbs were still quite expensive. I even had some that cost $45 for A SINGLE 40-watt equivalent bulb! But now they’veRead More…

18Jul/16

Los Angeles: Round-Up is being sprayed in our city parks

THIS IS IMPORTANT please share it will take seconds of your time. Thank you. The City of Los Angeles sprays the MONSANTO product ROUND-UP in our city parks. Please sign this petitionRead More…

13Jul/16

Food and Health Tip: Freeze Your Lemons

I always start my day with lemon water. I’ve been doing it for years and it really works for me. There have also been numerous studies that suggest lemons cancer-inhibiting qualities (evenRead More…

07Jul/16

Public Speaking: Los Angeles Green Festival

I’m excited to announce that I’ll be presenting at the Los Angeles Green Festival. I’m doing two 3-hour-long workshops (one on Saturday and one on Sunday) based on my blog posts “TheRead More…

24Jun/16

Video: Purposeful Minimalism

I am not as far along as these folks, but I do practice my own form of minimalism because I do find that it keeps me organized and allows my brain toRead More…

16May/16

Making Life Easier: Laundry Hacks

Laundry is the bane of most families experience. Here are some great ideas to make it easier and non-toxic. My fantasy is a laundry room as big as my kitchen to CONTAINRead More…

13May/16

Los Angeles Pay Attention

Why every city in California doesn’t have one of these is beyond me. http://inhabitat.com/could-this-solar-powered-bike-lane-in-korea-inspire-other-countries-to-add-one/ Be sure to “FOLLOW” my blog with the links at the bottom of the page (mobile) or onRead More…

11May/16

California Landscaping New Resource

Great new resource for those in California looking to garden with natives! Thanks Lindsey for the tip! http://news.berkeley.edu/2016/05/09/calscape-website-helps-californians-bring-back-native-plants/

04May/16

Rent Our Roofs for Solar

This is an idea I first raised to then-CEO of LADWP David Nahai over 10-years ago. I’m so happy to see that it’s finally being discussed seriously.  http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/articles/2016/04/california-utilities-could-pay-homeowners-to-host-solar.html

20Apr/16

Edible Utensils

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