Great Green Ideas…Earth Friendly Thinking

Introducing Parker Time Potions

January 28, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Essential Oils, Garden /Plants, Health and Beauty

NURTURING THE PARENT & CHILD BOND ONE MASSAGE AT A TIME Parker Time All Natural Pediatric Massage Potions are Love in a Bottle—For Sleep, Play & Everyday You may have heard massage for babies and children is a good thing, but did you also know massage creates an important bond between parent and child while also improving […]

Capitalism vs. Climate in Perspective— Thoughts on Naomi Klein’s This Changes Everything

January 28, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Uncategorized

BERKELEY, CA—January 19, 2015 – Naomi Klein’s remarkable book This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate (Simon & Schuster, 2014) is a deeply insightful and unflinching look at the global threats posed by climate change, environmental devastation, and economic injustice. Klein offers up a new framework for understanding the economic and political roadblocks preventing progress […]

Ordinary Vegan

January 26, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Food

Great info, sign up for the Newsletter! Try out one of the recipes! Marinated Seitan Sandwich with Spicy Red Cabbage Slaw

RagBags! A bag for You

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

RagBags, a new endlessly useful, environmentally responsible fabric bag that recently launched in California. RagBags are made from a revolutionary new bio-based material that is soft, strong and absorbent. They can be reused and repurposed, eliminating the need for plastic or paper bags. When or if you throw them away, they are fully biodegradable (you […]

Yummy Double Chocolate Cupcakes

January 26, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Corporate Green, Food

As the snow falls along with the temperature, it’s time to heat up the oven and whip up some baked goods, which is why it’s no surprise January is National Baking Month! This month substitute traditional ingredients with superfoods from Nutiva, the world’s leading brand of organic and non-gmo hemp, coconut, chia, and red palm. […]

IEEE Event, Speaker Heath Blount, Brightworks

January 25, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Uncategorized

49ers’ New Levi’s Stadium: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at This Impressive Green Stadium Monthly Meeting – Jan. 27, 2015 – TUESDAY Where? Sinbad’s Restaurant 5:30-8:30 Pier 2 The Embarcadero San Francisco, California United States 94111 Speaker: Heath Blount, Brightworks All sports fans are excited about the newly constructed Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California, the new home […]

Filoli’s Volunteers

January 24, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Discover earth

Do you know any organization that has 1200+ volunteers? I know most non-profits would love to have these large numbers of dedicated volunteers. It isn’t just numbers, the Filoli volunteers volunteer to weed the garden! The tasks aren’t always fun or easy, but the volunteers are dedicated. They hike with 8 year old kids … […]

Show Birds Some Love on Valentine’s Weekend

January 22, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Discover earth, Events

Join the Great Backyard Bird Count! NEW YORK (Jan. 21, 2015) —Give Mother Nature a valentine this year and show how much you care about birds by counting them for the Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC). The 18th annual count is taking place February 13 through 16. Anyone anywhere in the world can count birds for […]

Mary’s Gone Crackers… now – yummy Cookies

January 21, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Corporate Green, Food

Love is certainly in the air. While spending time with your significant other, treat them to a healthy indulgence of Mary’s Gone Crackers Love Cookies. These cookies are deliciously sweet, vegan cookies are made with love and a blend of healthy, wholesome ingredients including high omega-3 chia seeds.  And they are organic and gluten-free! Available […]

Maria Bamford, Comedian

January 20, 2015 By: Jacqueline Smith Category: Events

LIFETIME LEARNING AT STANFORD Sounds fun!  FROM: The Stanford Storytelling Project & The ITALIC Program Link: Maria started her performing arts career in Duluth, Minnesota at the age of 11 where she starred in the Chester Park Elementary production of How the West Was REALLY Won! A short number of decades later and look […]