We’ve talked about the benefits of walking and ecofriendly activities such as botany and running.  Hiking has a different twist — it’s walking (usually on trails and not pavement), could have some running in it, definitely some botany…this is a great human-powered, ecofriendly activity the entire family can enjoy! Here are 3 ecofriendly reasons to get outside Read More →

World Wildlife Fund – Making a difference for our planet.  My membership renewal notice included more than a letter asking for my continued support.  Dedicated to conservation and education, WWF included “10 Simple Things YOU Can Do to Help Protect the Earth!”  And they are simple and easy!  Which is why I give a “Hats Off To…” Read More →

Hats off to you, REI.  “REI believes that being outside makes our lives better.  That’s why this Black Friday, we’re closing all 143 of our stores and paying our employees to head outside.” Couldn’t be more proud to be an REI member!  REI believes “a life lived outdoors is a life well lived and, instead Read More →

Running.  In Nature.  On Trails.  Sacred Places.  Respect.  Care.  Intention.  Ecofriendly. Matt Gunn of Ultra Adventures runs and cares…a lot.  So much so that all Ultra Adventure races (called The Grand Circle Trail Series)  are zero waste, with less than 1% of the trash produced at the event going to the landfill. Ultra Adventures offers Read More →

Two thumbs up, Whole Foods!  Way to go!   Whole Foods Market is partnering with High Mowing Organic Seeds to sell 100,000 packets of wildflower seeds for $1.00 each and 100% of the sale price goes to The Xerces Society’s pollinator conservation efforts!  Eat Organic, Plant Wildflowers….Protect Pollinators! We’ve talked about the importance of pollinators. Read More →