An affogato theory of transportation

Coffee and ice cream and jam (or traffic jams).

Child-Friendly Landscaping Ideas for the Gardening Aficionado in You

Most moms regret the fact that they don’t get out to the garden often enough when they have small children in the home. It seems as though the moment you decide to prune the roses or check for fruit on the squash plants, the little ones decide to smell the pretty flowers, only to wail in fear because a trickle of blood arises from those pesky thorns. Actually, there’s no reason why you can’t create a child-friendly garden environment so

Benefits of CBD Oil for Relaxation and Sleep

In the last few years, Cannabidiol has become a popular natural remedy used for many common ailments. Researchers have discovered that it has some very useful effects, but you may be largley in the dark about what it can do for you because it is shrouded in mystery and stigma.

The Ultimate Back-to-School Survival Guide for Moms {Giveaway!}

Back-to-School Survival Guide: Learn how to survive and thrive during the hectic back-to-school…Read the whole entry… » ; ; ; ; ; ; ;

7 Natural Foods That Are Great for Your Teeth

Living a natural lifestyle means making choices for your health that aren’t filled with chemicals, additives, and the like, and that includes the food you eat. While most people assume your diet is only beneficial to your health and general well-being, it’s also a good move for your teeth and oral health too. According to Taylor Wagner Family Dentistry, “Most people think of oral health in terms of brushing teeth and flossing

Slow Cooker Beef and Cheese Sandwiches

Looking for an easy recipe for your beef chuck roast that doesn’t involve something hearty like pot roast, beef stew, or beef stroganoff. This easy peasy sandwich recipe has you covered.  Even the kids will like these beef and cheese sandwiches. The base recipe has only 5 ingredients (beef, onion soup mix, beef stock, cheese, and sandwich buns). Score! Of course there are a couple optional ingredients you can add to elevate these simple sandwiches for mom and dad. Either way to choose to make them they are easy to make and assembly is fast. Beef Chuck Roast Sandwiches With Cheese Ingredients: 2 lb chuck roast 1 packet dry onion soup 2 Cups beef broth/stock Shredded or sliced cheese of your

Best Fall Eco-Friendly Footwear Review for Outdoorsy Types

As the weather cools, we hope you will be hitting the hills… and the woods and beaches and savannas – you get the idea. Fall is a great time for outdoors activities because it’s cooler and (most importantly) there are no damn bugs! We have compiled a collection of great footwear that our Greenmoxie team recommends. Layna Chacos If, like me, you are not a fan of the hiking boot, then the Layna is for you! Hiking in these waterproof puppies is like having cherubs gently hug your feet. I am prone to blisters and most

How to Grow the BEST Garlic

Garlic is one of the easiest and most satisfying crops to plant. You can eat the long, curly scrapes that grow in the spring for some pretty funky and delicious side dishes. Frying garlic scrapes in butter is heavenly. Leave some to flower so that, while it takes energy from the bulb, you get the most delicate of flavors in that special dish. In late June or

Want to Dry Nails FAST? Go Old School

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 8.27.18 Help a Blogger Out: Sheila from Painted Ladies says “I need a great fast drying top coat that’s budget friendly – help my nails out!” Well Sheila, it’s not quite a top coat, but I have never found anything to dry my nails faster than that good ol’ nail salon standard: DeMert Nail Enamel Dryer. I’ve tried all kinds of liquid

The Beauty Product I Wanted to Love, But Didn’t…

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 9.3.18 Question of the Week: Name the last beauty product you REALLY wanted to love, but didn’t. Answer: Despite multiple recommendations by Hourglass makeup artists, and assurances that even my oily-skinned, primer-phobic self would love it; I do not love Hourglass Veil Mineral Primer. I’ve read tons of reviews from people with oily skin who adore this product. But for me, all I feel is the silicone in it. So for me, it just didn’t work out. But that’s ok. Hourglass and I are hot and heavy on tons of other products; like every Ambient Lighting powder version EVER. Here’s what happened

Lyft Commits to Full Carbon Neutrality, 100% Renewables

Earlier this year, we announced our Green Cities Initiative, a new business unit dedicating significant resources to tackling climate change. As Lyft continues to grow, we have an increasing responsibility to commit additional resources towards our values in order to maximize the positive impact of the Lyft platform. Our first step

How Young People Are Changing the Fashion Industry

New York Fashion Week is here and there is a growing fashion movement that has the potential to fundamentally change the industry: sustainable fashion. If designers want to endear themselves to Gen Z, they’ll take note of this important shift. The last ten years have seen a dramatic rise in the

Brexit means the UK can fully demonstrate its environmental credentials

This post is by Lord Howard, the former leader of the Conservative Party and former secretary of state for the environment. The British people have voted to take back control of their money, their borders and their laws. This huge transfer of power back to the British people gives us the opportunity to fulfil the government’s ambition to be the

Plastic was invented to save the environment, so beware of the next solution

Plastic has been in the press a lot lately for the damage it has been causing to the world’s oceans, but it might come as a surprise that its invention is intricately linked to an effort to avoid an environmental disaster. In the second half of the 19th century, the world faced a crisis that stemmed from the love of

Global climate action, meet the bike industry — now, collaborate

Bicycles can make powerful progress along the path to reducing carbon pollution. But “unusual suspects” are missing an opportunity to work together.

What will it take to end plastic pollution?

Collaboration. Innovation. Persistence. But, mostly, patience.

40 Fascinating Facts about the Markhor (National Animal of Pakistan)

Over the last 8 years of running Green Global Travel, there’s been an unfortunate amount of bad news to report for nature and wildlife. But the comeback of the markhor– the National Animal of Pakistan– from the brink of extinction has been one of the world’s great (but little known)

20 Tallest Mountains in the World By Continent (For Your World Travel Bucket List)

The writing staff here at Green Global Travel has been a fortunate group of ramblers, exploring a bevy of the biggest and tallest mountains in the world. From Alaska’s Denali/Mt. McKinley and Tanzania‘s Mt. Kilimanjaro to the Andes mountains of South America and the Himalayan region around Ladakh, India, every continent has its most formidable and majestic peaks. Collectively known as the Seven Summits, these massive

‘Absolutely raw’: In remote islands, documenting nature brings high risk, high reward

Editor’s note: Louisa Barnes is Conservation International’s photography manager. Getting to the remote Aleutian Islands, a small chain in the

In case you missed it: 3 big stories from our world, World Elephant Day edition

Human Nature shares three stories from the past week that you should know about in honor of World Elephant Day.

‘La vie en vert’: Green living in the French countryside – Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science Monitor'La vie en vert': Green living in the French countrysideChristian Science MonitorOver the past 20 years, Langouët has been developing a host of green projects including a canteen that serves 100 percent organic and local produce, passive social housing which uses little to no active heating, a hamlet of “kitchen-garden houses,” a …

Eco Gentrification: Is The Green Living Movement Being Whitewashed? – Eco Warrior Princess (blog)

Eco Warrior Princess (blog)Eco Gentrification: Is The Green Living Movement Being Whitewashed?Eco Warrior Princess (blog)From reading and later writing for EWP, I discovered more green living sites and eco-blogs. At any time, I would have multiple tabs open, digesting various wonderful content, gradually growing on an eco-journey that I never even knew I would embark on.

65 California Cities, Counties Oppose Trump’s Offshore Drilling Plan

At least 65 California cities and counties have taken action opposing new fossil fuel leasing in the Pacific Ocean since President Trump proposed a massive expansion of drilling in federal waters last year. That ongoing campaign now represents communities with 21.3 million Californians—more than half the state’s population.These actions, combined with recent public opinion polling showing that 69 percent of Californians oppose new offshore drilling, come as the California Legislature considers Assembly Bill 1775 and Senate Bill 834, which would prohibit new infrastructure to serve expanded federal offshore oil leasing. Members of the Coalition to Protect the Pacific have supported a campaign, which will continue