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A book that makes it easier to talk to kids about Climate Change

Climate Change is a tough subject to talk about with (young) children. To make this conversation easier, Ørsted, a Danish green energy company , teamed up with Wieden+ Kennedy Amsterdam and created a new children's book called "Is This My Home?" This book takes the uncomfortable fear inducing...
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The City of Austin wants to know what you think about plastic bags

The City of Austin's Goal is to be a #ZeroWasteCity by 2040! This means reducing the amount of trash sent to landfills by 90 percent. Over 5 years ago, Austin put a ban on single use plastic shopping bags. It's pretty noticeable how much cleaner parking lots, parks and many other places were in the...
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Try this Football Snack Hack for the Big Game!

Sunday's Big Game kick's off at 5:30pm on CBS. As important as the game is to Patriots & Rams fans, the other important game is the SNACKING GAME! Yummy snacks are important to munch on while watching the commercials (30 seconds costing around $5 Million ) & halftime show too.This gets...
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Big Love for You & Your Boo & Mama Earth too!

Whether it's Valentine's Day, Spring coming and Summer Lovin' these times of a year are packed with weddings. In 2019, many weddings will have an eco-friendly theme built in them. It's a perfect time to start your life w/ your Boo showing Love to Mama Earth too. There are many eco-friendly 1THINGS...
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Look who's Build-A-Bear's Hug AmBEARsador

For a limited time, you can get your Hugs on at Build-A-Bear Workshop with their new Hug AmBEARsador Jason Mraz . It's a pretty perfect match. Jason is one of the nicest & talented musicians around. He truly cares about people and the environment in which we all live together. Several Mix 94.7...
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A Netflix original series launches during Earth Month

During Earth Month in April, a Netflix original 'Our Planet' will launch globally. From the creator of 'Planet Earth, 'Our Planet is an 8 part series that will take us through a journey of some of Mama Earth's most precious natural habitats. It's narrated by Sir David Attenborough. 'Our Planet' is...
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Moving & Packing Eco - Friendly Tips!

Moving during 2019! Think about 1THING you can do starting, during and after the move to help Mama Earth. Many expert movers, packers, and professional organizers were asked to share their best moving & packing tips.Here you go.. The first 10 of 41 Easy Moving & Packing Tips Get RID of...
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The World's Tallest Closet Shows off a Lifetime of Clothing

It's true. Showing a problem rather than just talking about it, does make a much bigger impact when it can touch your emotions.That's exactly what social impact designer Laura Francois and visual engineer/photographer Benjamin Von Wong did to communicate the scale of the World's Fashion consumption...
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Kickoff 2019 at Work & School more Eco-Friendly

A New Year is a perfect time to get your 1THING on! You can do something to help Mama Earth anywhere. Even the office. Here is a list Office & School Supplies that can kickoff 2019 in Eco-Style! Thanks to Eco Warrior Princess! Ethical & Eco-Friendly Office & School Supplies ​Notely 2-...
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Keep Austin Beautiful 360 Cleanup

Happy New Year ! May 2019 be Fabulous for you. We can also do things to make it Fabulous for ATX! 1THING can happen on Saturday, January 5 w/ the Keep Austin Beautiful Christmas Tree 360 Cleanup . Another Christmas of Awesome Holiday Spirit all along 360 will become a problem for the trees &...
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