Great Green Ideas…Earth Friendly Thinking

Meditation is worth a Try!

October 03, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Health and Beauty, Yoga

I really enjoy my yoga community! For getting started meditating, I’ll share a few things that work for me. Meditation has calmed me, lowered my blood pressure, increased my air intake by 200% (yes, I measured), and made my life “lighter”. This may be something you are interested in…. so give it a try!  I’d […]

Stomach Ache- won’t go away?

October 02, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Health and Beauty

I love to hike, I’ve drinker water from streams. I love to eat, I’ve eaten food in sidewalk cafes and from street vendors all over the world… I bet you may have too. After 2weeksof mind-bending pain … A blood test reveals I have been exposed to H. Pylori. Good News! Not an ulcer; and […]

New Slow Life

September 28, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Books, Corporate Green

Just one year after spending a season seeking a sustainable lifestyle in a tiny 12-foot-by-12-foot cabin off the grid in North Carolina, Powers and his wife chucked 80 percent of their stuff, left their spacious Queens townhouse, and moved into a 350-square-foot “micro apartment” in Greenwich Village. Committing to a only 20-hour workweek, Powers explores […]


September 28, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Compost, Garden /Plants, Global Understanding

BAY AREA STORMWATER AGENCIES URGE RESIDENTS TO GARDEN WITH NATIVE PLANTS Natives require less water, and can attract beneficial bugs!  Plant the right plants in the right place! That’s the key to a successful and attractive garden and using native plants can get you there. The Bay Area Stormwater Management Agencies Association (BASMAA) is encouraging […]

Unwrap a Healthy, Glowing Complexion

September 27, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Health and Beauty

A New Control Corrective Skincare Systems® Instant Holiday Glow Kit Chic cosmetic bag of Control “must haves” secure holiday party skin perfection IRVINE, CA (September 22, 2015) – Deliver the most coveted holiday gift of the season – an enviable, glowing complexion – with the new Instant Holiday Glow Kit from Control Corrective Skincare Systems. […]

Spiritual Cinema Circle – What are you putting in your MIND?

September 26, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Corporate Green

STAYING HEALTHY!! Yes we all get that. Organic food, lots of fresh clean water, exercise… But what you let seep into your BRAIN? “I chose this life. I chose family and community, simplicity and nature, over wealth and power and position.” This quote really resonates for me because I’ve made similar decisions in regard to […]

Be a Sea Star!

September 14, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Discover earth, Ocean

BACK TO SCHOOL BLUES? 5 WAYS AQUARIUM OF THE BAY MAKES IT MORE EXCITING Aquarium of the Bay Provides Conservation Education to Students Around the Bay Area SAN FRANCISCO, CA – September 17, 2015 – For most students, the beginning of the school year means sitting behind a desk and staring at a chalkboard. But […]

The Toxin-Free Home

August 13, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Books, Essential Oils, Garden /Plants, Health and Beauty

  A great new comprehensive book about keeping your home SQUEAKY clean without harmful chemicals. But it doesn’t stop there, it gives detailed, thoughtful suggestions on the garden, health care, outdoor pests and more. The Toxin-Free Home – A guide to Maintaining a Clean, Eco-Friendly, and Healthy Home is written by Alison Haynes. It is […]

One of the Best Olive Oil Discussions

August 09, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Food, Health and Beauty

It is great to have a lively discussion about Olive Oil. It costs enough that you’d really like to get something nice and Healthy. Take a look at this link it is a thoughtful review of Trader Joe’s Oils and the discussions are worth reading. Also take a look at this UHC TV link – […] Sets Its Sites on New Generation of Gardeners

August 05, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Compost, Food, Garden /Plants

The new online gardening resource, Garden Aware is aiming to get more young readers gardening. It has set out to break the stereotype that green fingers are a hobby for the older generation with a colourful and engaging website offering interesting and attention-grabbing articles. With a recent global gardening survey revealing that 47% of the […]