Category Archive for 'Global Warming'

Ghastly helmet head, sweat marks, and the dorky orange reflector look – with that bicycle riding image cruising through people’s minds, it’s no wonder peeps drive their cars to social events. But is it possible to cut emissions and still look good? Certainly, green friends! Below, a presentable looking me on a lovely fall evening [...]

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I read lots. So every few days I’ll post articles that make my dendrites twitch. Episode 2: One word: Plastics. greenLAgirl gives 10 reasons to ditch the bottled water habit. Anna, of Bring Your Own, can’t stand plastic, here’s a good female health reason why. Another take on corking wine… the NYT says plastic and [...]

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We try to ride our bikes everywhere, and our anniversary was no exception. Beyond not contributing to global warming and saving gas money, there are so many perks to riding bikes. – Get the best parking, skip the costly valet fee – Don’t have to worry so much about an extra glass of wine – [...]

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Bio-Taxi

The hub had a big success in his music career last week, so he (left) took me and his buddy PB (right) out for some fancy grub. PB is a Prius driving cat with bamboo floors in his condo. He also diligently walks a block with all of his recycling because his building doesn’t have [...]

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I prefer plants as gifts rather than flowers. They last longer, are easier on the earth, and they’ll naturally filter your C02 into fresh 02 for improved indoor air quality. But, sometimes plants just don’t cut it. This weekend my grandma passed away, and I was put in charge of ordering flowers for the service [...]

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It’s official folks, you can be green and chic! Says Glamour magazine “Yes, it is possible to look good and do good for mother earth” in their April issue. The eco-fashion section below included two products from BTC Elements! When Glamour called us up last month asking for the finest in eco-fashion, we were thrilled [...]

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Green Hollywooood!

My pal Damien and I have been trouncing around Hollywood as of late, getting the latest on celebrities being earth friendly. We’ve interviewed some of the big ones, James Blunt (see video at ecorazzi), Chevy Chase, and the Maroon 5 crew. All touting the same ideas: the earth. its important, and it’s time to take [...]

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Sing it!

Why get all shmoopy on Valentine’s Day? Why go on and on about how crazy in love I am with my hub? I mean why spend all this time typing about the most incredible and supportive partner in life that a gal could ever have? I could also spend pages and pages on my fam [...]

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Bio….Diesel?

Diesel, one of my fave conventional high fashion clothing companies, agrees that green is the new black. They’ve even partnered up with StopGlobalWarming.org to raise awareness about the climate crisis and to promote the An Inconvenient Truth DVD. And they’ve definitely done it in their own, high fashion, eyebrow raising sort of way. One of [...]

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Get with the Programme

The United Nations Environment Programme… their Plant for the Planet program is encouraging folks around the world to plant trees in an effort to plant 1 Billion Trees in 2007. Now that I’ve joined they’re at 155,486,919. Yup, the UN appreciates me and my new lemon tree: Thank you for your tree planting pledge. It [...]

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