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Make Every Day Earth Day

Make Every Day Earth Day If you want to make every day Earth Day, follow this simple rule of thumb: Use Less of Everything.  Jettison the waste hidden in your daily routine.  This is great for your personality and for our planet. Use Less of Everything (AND HAVE MORE MONEY FOR THE THINGS YOU LOVE) [...]

By | March 29th, 2015|Green Living|0 Comments

5 Green and Vegan Friendly Beers for St. Patrick’s Day

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with 5 vegan friendly and "green" beers While green-colored beer is a St Patty’s Day novelty, a number of factors make a beer genuinely green in terms of the environment, including what is in the beer, how much water is used in its processing, the materials of the beer can or [...]

By | March 14th, 2015|Green Living|0 Comments

Sacred Partnerships: in Business and Society

When we consider a partnership related to sacred business, we can recognize that Americans collectively already have a lot of experience in sacred partnership. For example, we co-created over generations what we call the land of the free and the home of the brave. It isn’t by accident—and it isn’t perfect. We know that many [...]

By | January 30th, 2015|Green Living|0 Comments

Hemp History Week Making a Difference

Hemp History Week hosts hundreds of events nationwide to educate people on the benefits of industrial hemp and encourage a lift of the ban on the growth of this crop. Currently, federal policy prohibits US famers from growing hemp despite its growing popularity and market for a healthy food source, eco-friendly textiles, clothing, building materials, [...]

By | June 11th, 2014|Green Living|0 Comments

A Day Without Oil for Earth Day

The Ultimate Earth Day Celebration.  Ironically, it was on Earth Day, 2010, when the Deepwater Horizon exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 men and spewing at least 4.9 million barrels of oil into the Gulf. This was a wake-up call for the Bike Power Community, which has been celebrating Earth Day as a [...]

By | April 2nd, 2014|Green Living|0 Comments

The Value of Saving Seeds

M.C. Byles didn't start out saving seeds. He went to work picking cotton when he was four years old. He didn't have an education; he didn't even attend third grade. Through wily inquisitiveness, he ended up as a truck mechanic at the base of a massive mountain in West Virginia where heavy-duty mining and logging [...]

By | May 31st, 2012|Green Living|2 Comments

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By | December 1st, 2011|Green Living|0 Comments

Seven Ways to Green Your Dinner Plate

  The ideals of consciousness teach us that we are connected to each other and to our surroundings. With this in mind, we can bring the same levels of mindfulness we cultivate on our yoga mat to our decisions when buying, preparing, and eating food. Here are seven suggestions to green your dinner plate, improve [...]

By | April 13th, 2011|Green Living|0 Comments

Creating A Healing Home Environment

An Elemental Home Makeover and Ayurvedic Spring Clease According to Ayurveda, the universe is made up of Five Great Elements: Ether, Air, Fire, Water, and Earth. When we focus on creating a healing home environment, it is helpful to look at our home in terms of the relationships of these elements. Ether is the space [...]

By | March 26th, 2011|Green Living|0 Comments

Finding Health Freedom Through Our Food

Five Questions With Daryl Hannah LA YOGA: Where do you feel is an important place for people to begin  to look at how we can contribute, even within an urban environment, to being more self-sufficient with our own food, herbs and medicines? Daryl Hannah: Self-sufficiency in any way is great thing! It helps us feel free and [...]

By | March 26th, 2011|Green Living|0 Comments