EarthSmart Road Trip

The EarthSmart Life You may be planning a road trip with your family or friends this summer to visit part of North America. Most of...

Natures Recipe: Take Time to Connect

I have a favorite park near my home. It is very large with many beautiful trails that flow through prairie land, wooded areas, beautiful...

EarthTalk® February 2016

Dear EarthTalk: What do green groups think about the outcome of the recent Paris climate talks? -- Jackie Lupinacci, Pittsburgh, PA On December 12, 2015,...

EarthTalk® | November 2015

Dear EarthTalk: Do scientists have any idea why so many whales are dying in the Gulf of Alaska lately? -- Michelle DiCostanzo, New York,...

Sustainability and the Pressing Need to Raise Our Collective Consciousness

We have all asked questions like: Who am I? How did I get here? What is my purpose in life? How did this body...

Silent Partner

Ever so slowly it began. She felt a deep stirring within the very depths of her loins, her soul, and her center. The heat...

Broccoli: We Fight Cancer

Excerpt from Ask Mother Nature: A Conscious Gardener's Guide I snag my unsuspecting friend who stops by on a cloudy day in mid-July. "Come to the...

Rhythms of Nature

We settle in to the morning. Chores. We used to call them chores. Feeding the birds at the songbird feeder is really not much of...

Wind Turbines: Bad for the Environment?

President Obama has made it clear that he is committed to expanding the nation's alternative energy capability. In his recent speech to Congress, the...

Get down to Earth — use Earthing to Restore and Heal

You have probably felt the health benefits of earthing at some stage of your life without realizing it. Think about the last time you...

An Ocean Ethos: New Paradigm for the 21st Century

The world has lost its way. The physical and political turmoil we face is symptomatic of a failed system of values unable to support...

Dan-de-lions are Roaring!

Once upon a time, there was a bee called Dan. He had slept all winter and was still pretty tired and cold, but he...
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Nature revives My Spirit

Life leads us many places, good and bad, through daylight and darkness. Each step leads us toward another event that molds us into ourselves....

Full Spectrum Gardening

Have you ever thought about the full spectrum of the gardening cycle that is taking place whenever you receive fresh produce? This spectrum actually...

EarthTalk® | Obama & Romney on the Environment

Dear EarthTalk: Given that the presidential election is just around the corner, what can you tell me about each candidate's environmental track record and...

Do-It-Yourself Natural Products

A friend of mine with a beautiful, glowing complexion recently confessed that she uses a high-grade olive oil as a daily moisturizer. The other...

EarthTalk® January 2017

Dear EarthTalk: What kinds of changes to federal environmental policies can we expect to see from Donald Trump when he assumes the presidency? --...