Monthly Archives: October 2009

Blog Action Day 2009: Climate Change

What’s the connection between Zero Waste Lunches and Climate Change? One of my eco-heroes is the writer Bill McKibben, author of The End of Nature and many other titles, and director of 350.org – an organization that is trying to … Continue reading

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A green Halloween

Jenny Cooney sent me through this email about a book that covers all things green. It’s Jodi Helmer’s,  The Green Year: 365 Small Things You Can Do to Make a Big Difference. And it includes some good tips on going … Continue reading

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October minutes

Green Dolphins Agenda October 1, 2009 Attended by: Jasmine & Matthew Jaffe, Cerentha Harris, Pauline Tso (thanks for the delicious cumquat jam!!), Mary Kay Holmes, Caroline DeVita, Annie Barnes & Irene Valverde I.  Updates & Discussion Items We’ve kicked off … Continue reading

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Zero Trash Hero Winners

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Lunch inspiration

Proud of your kid’s lunch? We all need a little inspiration when it comes to making healthy lunches for our kids. I’m already scratching for ideas and it’s only week 5! Green Dolphins is asking all Mar Vista families to … Continue reading

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Recycling – those blue bins

Ever wondered what exactly goes into those blue recycling bins? Annie contacted LA’s Dept of Sanitation for the guidelines – here they are. What goes in the blue recycling bins? All Clean paper (i.e., computer paper, homework paper, notebook paper, … Continue reading

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