Art & Entertainment

Ian Somerhalder is Out to Save the World

I love it when pretty people do good things. Why shouldn’t they use their good looks to draw your attention to something that matters? Sex sells baby and Ian Somerhalder is using his hunky good looks and the popularity from his role on “The Vampire…

Fireworks, the Environment and the Fourth

I know what you’re already thinking: I’m here to ruin your Fourth of July celebration. Not so, fair reader. You know I’m the nice one (my cohorts never let us forget it) and the nice one doesn’t set out to ruin things for you…other than…

An Uncommonly Good Father’s Day

Dads never get enough credit. We go all out for Mother’s Day. We buy red roses, fruit bouquets and jewelry for Mom, but when Father’s Day rolls around, we order lawnmowers, barbecue grills, coffee mugs and ties. If he’s really awesome, we might…..

The Green Ladies of Hollywood

Many celebrities pay lip service to giving back and helping the Earth, but these dedicated women actually pull up their sleeves and get to work. In addition to her work with the One Voice Movement and Global Green USA, Natalie Portman has taken a…

Eco-Friendly Ways to Thank Guests

It’s getting to be that time of year. Wedding planners are working 80 hour weeks, brides are frantic and grooms-to-be are wondering if the insanity diminishes or gets worse after the big day. Okay, maybe that’s overstating things a bit, but it…

Something’s Fishy in the Cayman Islands

Although to the rest of the Caribbean population, the mere mention of the word ‘lionfish’ may bring about intense looks of animosity or sudden shudders of fear, in the Grand Cayman Islands, the reaction ranges from culinary cravings to gleeful …

How “Green” is Your “Suite” Spot?

It’s that time of year again; time to sit through that never-ending conversation with my wife sifting through the travel websites trying to figure out where we are going to spend our precious time and money on this years vacation. …

Couple Takes a Cross-Country Road Trip to Follow Your Trash

Is taking a cross-country road trip on your bucket list? How about a trip that stops at more than 100 landfills, recycling centers and other waste related places around the United States? That’s exactly the kind of trip that Philip …

Little Free Libraries Promote the Sharing Economy

Over the past five years, eco-friendly Little Free Libraries have popped up all over the world to provide people with free books and promote literacy.

Upcycled Secret Book Safe Tutorial

Have a book with out-of-date information that can’t be donated to a library or second-hand store? Blogger Dinah Wulf shows you how to upcycle it into a book safe in six simple steps.