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Sustainable Design – Green Building Myths

Green Building Myths – Fact and Fiction – The Big Green Home Myth and The Real Green Revolution – How to Separate Fact from Fiction We can find more and more marketing hype (Fiction) and quite a lot of good stuff (Facts) out there as a result of the current interest in Green Homes by …

Living Green Tips -“Green Bites”

Check out these tips that may be very helpful to contribute towards a more sustainable world. When cleaning out your office, keep in mind that Island Recycling accepts Televisions/Monitors/Computer towers (“cpu’s”) and Lap-top computers free of charge as a part of the E-Cycle Washington Program. Do your part for your environment and save money by keeping reusable …

Green & Healthy Living Tips

The concept of green and healthy living has nowadays also entered mainstream thinking. It is impacting our workplaces and our diets, and our homes. In case you’ve been thinking about how you can make the best choices for both the environment and your family, you don’t need to look any further. We’ve done a lot …

Whidbey Island 2017 Marathon

The 2017 Whidbey Island Marathon/Half Marathon is held on Sunday, April 23.  Whidbey Island is a fantastic destination for a weekend getaway. Say goodbye to your city life for a few days, and relax in this stunningly beautiful setting. Whidbey Island is located a little north of Seattle, right in the Puget Sound of Washington State. …

Green Living – Less Plastic

Plastic is all around us. It is existent in practically all things, but if we want to deal with plastic and all its waste in the world we are faced with almost impossible tasks. Whether it concerns recycling strategies, or in terms of pollution in our oceans and seas, plastics form an enormous threat to …

Some Plants Clean Your Home’s Air

If you want to bring in some more life to your office space or home, there is a very good and natural way to do this. Bring in some plant life to help clean your environment and purify the air that you breathe. Recent studies and research on plants and how they can be helpful …

Whidbey Goes Green and Climate Change

Climate change is an issue of both development and environmental aspects. A universal consensus is the awakening that the changes that affect our planet from a problem that cannot wait any longer and will have to be attended to sooner rather than later. Nowadays we are faced with a double challenge: how can we reduce …

Start Living Healthy & Build Sustainable Habits

If we can successfully build up sustainable habits our conscious and instinctive mindsets will be in harmony without raising any conflict. If we can do this, we are bound to pursue these sustainable good habits automatically so we will feel great about ourselves each and every day. Here are a few things I do so I …