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the story of cosmetics by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I'm very excited that the team at The Story of Stuff has created a short film with The Campaign for Safe Cosmetics. The film takes a big, depressing problem and pre ... Read on »
children's medication recall by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living As you've hopefully heard by now, last week there was a sweeping recall of popular children's medications including Tylenol, Motrin, Zyrtec, and Benadryl. McNeil Consumer He ... Read on »
100 awesome blogs by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Mom Go Green was recently included in a list of 100 Awesome Blogs for All-Natural Moms , compiled by Nursingschools.net . So nice to be included! The list has many excellent ... Read on »
oil spill by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living image from NOAA In brief The US administration has banned oil drilling in new areas of the US coast while the cause of the oil spill off Louisiana is investigated. ... Read on »
earth day posters by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living In my Earth Day post I mentioned a poster contest held by Martha Stewart Whole Living in collaboration with Pencil . New York City public school children participate ... Read on »
earth day 2010 by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Happy 40th Earth Day! I often don't even have a post on Earth Day, which might be surprising given the theme of my blog. While the intentions might be good, I find that ther ... Read on »
catherine mohr builds green by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I just watched this video from TED and wanted to share it. Catherine Mohr humorously shares her experience of building a green house. The surprising lesson is that " ... Read on »
tuna by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living It seems I've been blogging in my head and not actually writing and posting my thoughts. These recent thoughts (which have yet to be written) all seem to be about food. It m ... Read on »
jamie oliver's food revolution by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Are you watching Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution ? Because you should. Everyone should—no matter where they land in the range of food preferences. This show brings ... Read on »
earth hour 2010 by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Don't forget Earth Hour is TONIGHT! Turn off your lights tonight, Saturday March 27th from 8:30–9:30 p.m. Light a candle and join people around the world to make a s ... Read on »
google adds biking to maps by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living So excited that Google has added a biking option to their mapping service. As you can imagine, choosing a bike-friendly route really makes a huge difference when trying to n ... Read on »
not jello! by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living It's been awhile. What could bring me back from my blogging hiatus you ask? Was it more data about plastic in the oceans? New developments from Copenhagen? No. I'm back ... Read on »
green holiday lights by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Well, actually blue holiday lights would be a more accurate title. I bought some new "icicle" lights to decorate our front windows. These new lights are LED, and I expected ... Read on »
beautifully inspiring : maira kalman by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living My posts have been less frequent. There are many reasons for that, one of which is information overload. There are green messages everywhere! And even I start to get annoye ... Read on »
michael pollan speaks by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living PopTech 2009: Michael Pollan from PopTech on Vimeo. Here's a funny story: in my other life as a designer, I am working on a presentation template for a client. I was ... Read on »
disinfectant overkill by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living I'm a fan of cleaning green since I started my whole green-thing. Now there is more evidence that using safer methods of cleaning is important to your health. Women's ... Read on »
maclaren recall by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living My sister just sent me this news about a recall on ALL Maclaren strollers (yes, every model) since 1999. This topic might not be about going green, but since it is such a huge ... Read on »
is it h1n1? by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living There is a serious virus going around my kids' school. So many kids and teachers are coming down with a cough and fever. My little guy caught the bug this weekend. Is it flu? ... Read on »
3/50 project by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living Where I live folks take great pride in shopping locally. Anytime a big chain store wants to move into town, it is often met with strong protest. But here on my little hi ... Read on »
baby einstein refunds by Amy .. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Green Living "As a result of the efforts of the Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood , the Walt Disney Company is offering a full refund to anyone who purchased a Baby Einstein vide ... Read on »