Where little green warriors are 'made'! Last week The Green School was the Green Hero of the Week, and for good reason!   The Green School in Bali is the top venue of its kind. The school champions a unique approach to...
Do You Know Which Plastic Packaging Items Aren’t Recyclable? By Natalie Montanaro The facts are undeniable: plastic waste and its effects on the environment have reached phenomenal proportions. The world’s oceans have been inundated with non-recyclable plastics that choke and...

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Written by Dr. Elizabeth Trattner Every few months, especially this time of year after two big holidays, I am inundated with calls from patients interested in doing some sort of cleanse or detox. Whether you ate too much matzo or...
Written by Evelyn Wilroy I consider myself to be something of a recovered shopaholic. When I was 19, the paychecks I received at my part-time retail job pretty much inevitably went straight back to the store. When I got a job after...
Written by: Hanna Pumfrey Natural Birth Control: What Options Do We Have? Natural methods of birth control or fertility awareness are often confused with the old “rhythm method.” But, we’ve come a long way since that was discovered! Nowadays, there are many...
Being inspired by this NYTimes article, I thought: I need to do that. Yes, I’m somewhat of a conscious consumer but I have my moments of unconsciousness and the occasional plastic straw suddenly being hugged by my lips. We’re...
Your Guide to a Green and Happy Period Okay, women, let’s talk periods. Or more specifically, green periods. While 90% of us recycle kitchen waste, 50% of Europeans don’t recycle bathroom waste, simply because it’s inconvenient. This means 2.7 billion...
In today’s world of extremely divided politics, little room is left for those who wish to show compassion for the other side. As a result, it seems that people who hold the political center ground are standing in a...
There are so many Plastic-free alternatives these days, then why is plastic consumption increasing?! It blows my mind. These kick-ass innovators are rocking our world with these innovations, but still whenever I buy organic (!) vegetables at the grocery store...
Written by Kasi Martin of The Peahen We can’t buy our way to an ethical or sustainable world. Regardless of what you read in ads, the news, or even on eco fashion sites like this one, consumption is not an effective vehicle...

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