Climate Change

Milan Italy’s “Vertical Forest” Is More Than Just Sustainable Green Building

Posted by on February 11, 2013 at 2:43 pm

  I came across this project a while back, and as someone who takes an interest in the evolving world of green architecture & buildings I wanted to share it with our audience as part of a new spotlight for people who are doing really cool, green & forward thinking projects around the world. The […]


Minnesota Environment Gets Big Lottery Win!

Posted by on November 29, 2012 at 12:10 pm

  Last night as many of you know, they drew the numbers for the record-breaking $587.5 million Powerball Lottery.  Here in Minnesota the state generated more than $10 million in sales, which was also a record.  While on the surface these numbers really didn’t mean much to me as I didn’t win, it did lead […]


What To Do With Those Political Yard Signs?

Posted by on November 8, 2012 at 8:04 am

  The Election is over and whether or not your favorites won, there’s an easy way to guarantee a win for the planet!  After months of being sent flyers, brochures, direct mail & other election material, it’s time to put them where they belong……In the Trash RECYCLING!  Besides recycling all that paper, one thing people […]


Ongoing Drought Causes Many In The U.S. To Rethink Water Resources

Posted by on July 13, 2012 at 11:36 am

  he ongoing drought throughout many parts of the U.S. has many people rethinking how to use some of their water resources, & for good reason.  Roughly 61% of the contiguous United States is now officially in drought, according to the July 10 release of the Drought Monitor from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration […]


Tip #1 For Earth Day – Plant Trees

Posted by on April 16, 2012 at 12:18 pm

  During this time each year you start to see an influx of tips and advice For Earth Day, ranging from simple to somewhat extreme.  This year we’ll be giving a new tip each day for the 7 days leading up to it.  Our goal is to give low or no cost tips that you’ve […]