Simple Tips for Sustainable Beauty

What is your carbon footprint? It’s something I’ve often contemplated — and felt guilty about — especially while driving the kids’ carpool. But here’s one thing I hadn’t considered: the beauty and personal care products that clutter my shower and sink (and under my sink!). Much of the packaging isn’t recyclable, and that’s a problem….

Sage climate conversation—your perfect Thanksgiving dinner accompaniment

Ah, Thanksgiving. That special time of year when Aunt Lucia asks her niece when she’s going to get married—for the thirteenth time. When Uncle Antonne snaps the big piece of the wishbone and leaps from the table in mock celebration, sending little Darius running from the table in tears. When Grandma Eleanor has an unfortunate…

Your killer Halloween costume—made climate-friendly

Is there a holiday that’s quite as much dang fun as Halloween? (No need to respond—the answer is obviously no.) It’s that time of year when there are no limits to how ridiculous we might be, no matter our age—a time when we can step outside the humdrum of our lives to let loose, to…

What’s the easiest way to strike up a climate conversation?

You’re here because you’re concerned about our warming planet–because you want to secure our healthy climate future. And, you might be thinking, “Okay, what’s next? How can I make a difference?” Well, a recent Yale study tells us that conversations will be essential to achieving climate solutions. Perhaps that sounds simplistic, perhaps you wanted more–but…