It's not always easy for busy moms to think about saving the earth—they're just trying to figure out what to feed the kids for dinner. With that in mind, Working Mother magazine did a little asking around, and got advice from some of the most notable champions of the environment on the one thing even the busiest parents can do to save the planet.
Ed Begley, Jr. and his wife, Rochelle Carson Begley, stars of award-winning Living with Ed, a "first-of-its-kind reality green show" on Home and Garden Television (HGTV), will install a GreenSwitch Home Energy System in their home during the program airing on December 30, 2007.
In the episode titled "Talking Green with Larry Hagman" which first aired September 19, 2007, Begley shares his experience with GreenSwitch after installing the product in his home...
"The supreme happiness in life is the conviction that we are loved – loved for ourselves or rather, loved in spite of ourselves." - Victor Hugo
Serious scientific inquiry has proven this quote to be true. By all measures of health and well being, the single most significant predictor of life time happiness and longevity is being involved in an intimate and loving relationship. It is true across seventeen cultures and in longitudinal studies of historic events that the people who fared the best even through traumas like war and the Great Depression were the people in stable partnerships and families.
Shirley MacLaine is a phenomenal actress, bestselling author and one heck of a feminine spark!
Over the course of ten international bestsellers including The Camino and Out on a Limb, Shirley MacLaine has firmly established herself as a fearless, iconoclastic thinker and seeker of truth. Now, as she confronts the realities and rewards of growing older, MacLaine reflects on where her journey has taken her and the greater understanding of her own place in the universe that her experiences have brought into her life.
Husband and wife team, Victor & May Cue, have just launched a new children's clothing line called Cue-T by Organic Couture. The line consists of onsies and T's all made of 100% Organic Cotton. The designs are geared toward socially responsible trendy moms and tots. The new collection features fresh designs that empower youngsters to go green, support the troops, and seek peace. This new line for children is not only environmentally friendly; it is what's new in fashion. Cue-T wants everyone to capture the understanding that "Green is The New Black"
The holidays are a time for family, friends, gift-giving, sharing and of course, lots of food. It is almost impossible to lose weight around the holidays (and who wants to when there is pumpkin pie and sweet potatoes abound?), but you can still maintain your weight and fight the holiday bulge with the right mindset and flavorful yet healthy recipes. Ellen Haas, author of Fit Food offers a solution via healthy recipes that help you to eat well and stay fit whether you are dieting or not this holiday season.
This dark, rich confection is the perfect treat for true chocoholics. Feel free to adjust the level of sweetness to your own taste. If you prefer a creamier consistency, just add and extra 2 tablespoons of cream.
Cup Couture's new 2007 Holiday Collection of Cupcoats are so festive and fun they will get everyone in the holiday spirit. Gingerbread Lattes and Peppermint Mochas will taste even better with one of these bright and cheery Cupcoats wrapped around them and they'll look great too!
Jamie Young is a proud dog owner and urges everyone to think 'outside the can'. He lives in Australia, with his dog, co-star, and chief taster, Frodo, his beloved American Staffordshire terrier. Before he started this project Jamie had no idea that all the Vets on TV in Australia were either sponsored or employed by the processed food industry.