After a writing hiatus I am excited about sharing all the great things that have been going on in the “green” and sustainable world! I would be remiss if I did not mention my favorite Florida green organization for their work during the past 15 years and share this latest article! Join us at the DoubleTree SeaWorld in Orlando in a few weeks for educational programs and the Builders’ Awards!
I first wrote a post on January 11, 2012 about an upcoming release of 5,000-10,000 GE (genetically engineered) mosquitoes that were to be released in Key West near the cemetery and my childhood friend’s house. The citizens rallied and the mosquitoes luckily were not released. Here it is January 11, 2015, 3 years later, and I can’t believe I am writing about it again! Continue reading
Today is the last day of the Twelve Days of Christmas and this is the last verse of my rendition of the Twelve Days of a Green Christmas, so take a deep breath before you sing all the verses…On the twelfth day of Christmas my green friend gave to me...12 recycled glasses, 11 soy candles, 10 native plants, 9 organic wines, 8 backyard hens, 7 Chakra gems, 6 craft beers, 5 solar panels, 4 sea turtles, 3 rain barrels, 2 milkweed plants and a live Christmas tree! Continue reading