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The Green Issue 2016: Small Steps, Big Change

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Every year around Earth Day, we take a second to evaluate our impact and ask a couple of questions like, “What’s my carbon footprint and how can I reduce it?” “Should I be biking more?” and “Why isn’t my compost working?”   

Pocket-Sized Power

Water-purifying packets distributed by a local nonprofit are helping rural Kenyans affected by HIV/AIDS

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Since teaming up with the Cincinnati-based P&G’s Children’s Safe Drinking Water program in 2010, SOTENI International has provided 30 million liters of clean drinking water.   

Go Green

Sustainable events in Cincinnati and beyond

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Dig into this list of green goings-on perfect for celebrating Earth Day.   

Sustainable Cincinnati

City moving forward with proposed greening goals

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Green Umbrella, the region’s environmental sustainability alliance, is working with businesses, universities, individuals and local governments to make Greater Cincinnati one of the most sustainable U.S. cities by 2020.  

On-Point Natural Nails

OTR’s Spruce nail salon offers eco-friendly services and modern manicures for conscious consumers

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 20, 2016
One of the most shocking things you experience when walking into Spruce Natural Nail Shop on Vine Street in Over-the-Rhine is the smell — it actually smells good.  

Starting Small

Cincinnati’s first tiny living project aims to create affordable and sustainable urban housing

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Cincinnati native and University of Cincinnati College of Design, Architecture, Art and Planning architecture grad Brad Cooper is heading the region’s first tiny living project, Start Small Homes.   

Edible Outdoors Forest Forage

Native plant specialist Abby Artemisia leads weekly walks to help identify edible and non-edible plants

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 17, 2013
 Join Carriage House Farm’s Native Plant Specialist Abby Artemisia for her weekly “Friday Frolic in the Forest” in LaBoiteaux Woods in Northside for a taste of a combination of culinary wonderland and Mother Nature’s medicine cabinet.   

Guide to Going Green

Upcoming classes, markets and events for a natural-leaning lifestyle

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Check out our green listings and pick a few ways to spend this spring exploring ways to improve yourself and the world around you.   

More Than a Green Thumb

Buying local produce and growing your own benefits you, your wallet and the environment

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 17, 2013
The phrase “Reduce, reuse, recycle” is an environmental mantra that has been drilled into us, but as much as managing our output has a positive impact on waste production, natural resources and our wallets, so does managing our input.   

Outside Recess

Leave No Child Inside combats childhood obesity, A.D.D. and depression with exposure to the great outdoors

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Leave No Child Inside has initiated some extremely successful projects during its seven years in existence. Its leaders recently coordinated with Cincinnati Public Schools’ “5th Quarter” system, which supports community organized summer learning.