Monthly Archives: September 2009

Mar Vista Fall Festival

Annie is being modest so I will let you know that she will be hosting the Inspire the Change booth at Mar Vista Park Fall Festival this weekend (www.inspirethechange.com).  The theme  this year is “Mar Vista Goes Green” – how … Continue reading

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SIGG alert

I just learned today from Annie that old Sigg bottles (the ones that have a gold color inside contain BPA – not good) can be returned to our local Whole Foods, no receipt needed.  She got the Sigg non BPA … Continue reading

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The Story of Stuff

Check out this great little film on … stuff. It made me think about all the plastic toys my kids have – and want. Click here to see it.

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Lunch ladies

Annie and I did lunch today…no, not at a fancy restaurant. We were the Zero Trash Hero spotters at school. It was really heartening to see how many kids bring reusable lunch bags, food containers and drink bottles. Very impressive. … Continue reading

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Waste not, want not

I know Green Dolphins have been really pushing zero trash lunches and we are very aware of how easy it is to saturate  you with so much info that you just switch off. We’re going to try really hard not … Continue reading

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Dust bowl

If you ever wondered why we are interested in the environment and being involved in a group like Green Dolphins check out these images of Sydney. A dust storm blew in a few days ago and covered the city. The … Continue reading

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Zero Trash Heroes at Mar Vista

Starting today, the Green Dolphins will be catching students being green and awarding Zero Trash Hero tickets.  Bring a zero waste lunch from home, or if buying a school lunch, keep your cardboard cafeteria tray super clean and recycle it … Continue reading

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