The Solution to Climate Change is…

Tweet Pin It What’s the problem? Climate Change is caused by man made CO2 emissions Who can solve the climate change problem? The consumers (you and me) by the choices we make everyday How Can We Solve Climate Change? With Pennies Per Pound How can paying a few pennies per pound of CO2 emissions make […]

Do I Need This?

Tweet Pin It People are protesting a new coal terminal in the Northwest US.  The terminal is being built to export coal to China.  Why?  China needs more coal. But ask yourself, why does China need more coal? Perhaps because we keep buying things made in China. Now, there are reasons to make things in […]

Time to Find Common Ground

Tweet Pin It A friend shared this video with me and now I am sharing it with you.  Please take the next two minutes to watch this fun and important speed-drawing video about climate change and then share it with your friends. It’s Time to Find Common Ground — Speed-Drawing Video on Bipartisan Solutions to […]

Physics Doesn’t Give a Damn

Tweet Pin It I was reading Bill McKibben’s most recent article entitled Obama Versus Physics – Why Climate Change Won’t Wait for the President and it reinforced my feelings that we must act now and aggressively to address climate change.  Given what has not happened in Washington over the past two years, I am not hopeful that […]

Dealing with Climate Change Overload

Tweet Pin It Don’t forget to slow down, take a break and make time for something purely for yourself. We are very concerned about climate change and how it is, and will, affect the world we live in.  How it will impact our every day lives and the quality of life our children will have […]

Climate Change is NOT a Joke – Vote!

Tweet Pin It Satellite image take Sat, 27 Oct 2012 at 10.45am ET shows Hurricane Sandy along the eastern United States coastline trackingnorthward. Photograph: AP With Hurricane Sandy, the biggest storm in history, bearing down on the East Coast of the United States, I find it appalling that one of the presidential candidates thinks Climate […]

News Roundup: Coffee Grounds, Flame Retardant Deceptions and the Plug-in Minivan!

Tweet Pin It Throughout the week we share a number of “green” stories and articles on the Green Lifestyle Consulting’s Facebook Timeline and through our twitter account @grnlifestyle. Here are a few stories that particularly caught our attention this week. Coffee grounds around carrot plant 20 Ways to Reuse Coffee Grounds and Tea LeavesThis article […]

The Greening of Rest Stations!

Tweet Pin It We live about 200 miles from our nearest family, so a typical holiday for us involves driving that far each way. Before children, we would occasionally drive straight through, but really, I can’t go more than about 2 hours without stopping at a rest station. Now that we have three, we have […]

Week in Review – Dying Easter Eggs, FDA, 350ppm and more

Tweet Pin It Throughout the week we share a number of “green” stories and articles on the Green Lifestyle Consulting’s Facebook Timeline and through our twitter account @grnlifestyle.  Here are a few stories that particularly caught our attention this week. How We Dyed Our Easter Eggs Using Natural Ingredients Growing up, we dyed Easter Eggs […]

Join Us For Earth Hour 2012

Tweet Pin It Join us for Earth Hour 2012!When: 8:30-9:30PM March 31, 2012 – Your local time!Where:  Anywhere & Everywhere! Earth Hour is a global awareness initiative that we can all participate in to raise awareness about climate change.  Millions of people around the world turn off their lights to show that they support action […]