Whole Earth Packaging

The following is a guest post from Ruth at Whole Earth Packaging (wholeearthpackaging.com) At Whole Earth Packaging, we cannot stress enough how important it is to live a green lifestyle. We’re surrounded by pollution everyday, and if we don’t stop polluting our environment, we’re going to destroy it completely. If everyone takes on environmentally friendly … More Whole Earth Packaging

Green City Market

I recently took a Saturday stroll to the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum in Chicago’s Lincoln Park. The museum is currently hosting Green City Market every Wednesday and Saturday from 8am-1pm. Green City provides local, sustainably-grown food while offering education about high-quality food and how important its source can really be. Dozens of local farmers bring in homemade … More Green City Market

Use Public Transit

To bounce off the driving topic in my last post, I want to figure out how much I’ve been saving while using public transit in the past two months since I moved to Chicago. I’m usually either taking the train or walking, so my car is inactive and lonely for days/weeks at a time. (Don’t … More Use Public Transit

Defend Going Green

I recently wrote a school paper about how individuals can make a difference in their efforts to go green, despite skeptics who think it’s pointless to try (no doubt supporting the project I have just begun with my little blog, here). But there’s something to this, and I got the idea from a guy (we’ll … More Defend Going Green