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Visit Big Bear Lake, CA the Healthy Way!

Carolyn Scott | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Carolyn Scott

If you're looking for a great outdoor adventure while keeping to your special diet, follow me on my trip to Big Bear Lake, California!

Greensburg: An Eco 9/11

Michael DeJong | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Michael DeJong

Greensburg, with everything that once stood there now destroyed in the aftermath of the most violent twister ever, has transformed into a model town for everything eco, green and sustainable.

Great Healthy & Green Living Products from the Natural Products Expo West 2010

Carolyn Scott | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Carolyn Scott

Natural Products Expo West weekend is virtually like Christmas for a foodie & healthy product junkie like me! The expo is so big that it really does take about three full days to check out every booth.

"Leave BP Aloooooooooooooone!" Funny video, with a Serious Message.

Waylon Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Waylon Lewis

For all those who like to say: "It's not BP's fault, it's our fault"...you got the second half right. I want my Oil! Love this guy. Especially the ...

The Onion: funny video spoof of Greenwashing.

Waylon Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Waylon Lewis

A Satirical video re: Greenwashing via The Onion. So inspiring--none of these new recipes via Taco Bell use ingredients taken from poor Mother Nature...

Worth Watching: Yann Arthus-Bertrand's "Home"

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Avital Andrews

Yann Arthus-Bertrand's method is to get somewhere high, usually a helicopter or a paraglider, and point his camera downward. The results are usually magnificent, and last year, they inspired a film.

An Environmentalist's View of Alice in Wonderland

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

In Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland, those depicted as being fully themselves tend to convene or live outside, amid the vividly rendered trees, mushrooms, and wild things.

Ani's Raw Food Essentials: Cashew Mylk

Ani Phyo | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ani Phyo

There are numerous benefits to making your own nut mylk. It's cheap, fresh, free of preservatives or chemical colorings and flavors, and healthful.

New York Fashion Week Greenshows: Eco Fashion for Fall/Winter 2010

Starre Vartan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Starre Vartan

Fashion week is almost over in New York, and for ecofashionistas, the Greenshows were the place to be, with gorgeous clothes by a number of up-and-co...

Five Valentine's Day Gifts That Pay the Love Forward

Stacie Krajchir | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Stacie Krajchir

These gifts won't break the bank, but it will fill your heart to know you're paying the love forward this Valentine's Day.

Is Plastic Wrap Toxic?

Waylon Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Waylon Lewis

See-through Cancer? I *knew* there was a reason I hate plastic-wrapped pastries in cafes..! ...Oh, right, PVC=cancer and other evils for our heal...

Is Avatar a "Recruiting Film for Eco Terrorists?"

Waylon Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Waylon Lewis

Is Avatar a "Recruiting Film for Eco Terrorists?"

The Greenest Top Ten Holiday Gift List of Them All

Waylon Lewis | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Waylon Lewis

What to get for that-special-someone who has everything? Nothing.

Bill McKibben and Climate Scientists in Boulder: A Critical Report

Waylon Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Waylon Lewis

Why are we losing the war against climate change? Because Americans are, more and more, merely preaching to our respective choirs.

Life Cycle: Zen and the Art of Producing Chopsticks

Simran Sethi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Simran Sethi

People have been impressing their dates with chopstick dexterity since the Shang Dynasty. But the throw-away version of chopsticks is a less romantic yet marvelous invention.

.Eco Domain Name War

thedailygreen.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The green blogosphere has been buzzing about competing plans to launch a new "top level domain" called .eco. Some boldfaced green names are lining up,...

Organics No Better Than Chemical/GMO/Sewage Sludge-Soaked "Food"?

Waylon Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Waylon Lewis

Studies like the FSA report need to look beyond the dinner plate and recognize that organic farming's avoidance of chemicals offers health benefits beyond nutrition.

Money Magazine Names Eco-Hipsterless Louisville, Colorado Best Place to Live

Waylon Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Waylon Lewis

Some towns nestled along the Rockies are full of pretentious eco-hipsters. Not Louisville.

My Interview with Michael Pollan

Waylon Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Waylon Lewis

Even if your idea of being a foodie is, like me, putting together some organic veggie nachos, you'll dig how eloquently, warmly and straightforwardly Michael Pollan communicates to the masses.

Sister Helen Prejean, of Dead Man Walking fame, on a Kinder Christianity (Video)

Waylon Lewis | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Waylon Lewis

The nun behind Dead Man Walking, the best-selling book and movie offers a Christianity that's about mercy, compassion, forgiveness, humor. "It's all about waking up," Sister Helen says.

American Apparel, Naked

Waylon Lewis | Posted 08.01.2011 | Style
Waylon Lewis

American Apparel's fashion sense is personal, retro, preppy, cute, disco, outre. Whatever their designers want to wear, it seems, they figure we'll want to wear. And most of the time they're right.

This Year Make Earth Day a Family Affair

Marianne Schnall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Marianne Schnall

Here are some environmentally conscious activity ideas to celebrate Earth Day.

New Belgium Organic Mothership Wit -- the Only Thing Better Than Free Beer

Waylon Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Waylon Lewis

Who wants "All-American" weak 68 calorie yellow beer trucked halfway around the US? I'd rather drink...water. These days, I'm trying to green my drinking habits.

Style, Naturally: Summer Rayne Oakes' Guide to Green Fashion and Beauty for Every Woman (Not Just Greenies!)

Starre Vartan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Starre Vartan

Summer Rayne Oakes' own life is a study in how to make ethical choices work in the real world. She's a model (for ecofriendly fashion labels), environ...

What the World Needs Now: a Green Jon Stewart.

Waylon Lewis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Waylon Lewis

A mainstream talk show would reach millions of Americans each night, and in so doing, do for green interests what Jon Stewart has done for politics: make it accessible.