Five Ways To Make The Holidays More Green And Less Stressful

As the holidays approach it is easy to feel overwhelmed by too much financial pressure, expectation, and stress building up at a time when energy begins to wane and all you want to do is curl up in a blanket and nap, or watch a favorite show or read a favorite book. On top of that, it can feel like a losing battle, which leaves you awash in things--things you don't want or need, along with the waste that comes with those things via packaging and wrapping. Yet, it doesn't have to be that way.

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I’m sorry, the truth is: Insects Are More Important Than Humans

I'm sorry, the truth is: Insects Are More Important Than Humans CS Sherin, author of Recipe For A Green Life October 23, 2017 Nine years ago, in 2008, an article was published outlining an essential fact: the absolute necessity of insects to the survival of life on our planet Earth, and reporting that: "17,000 species… Continue reading I’m sorry, the truth is: Insects Are More Important Than Humans

We Are All Hypocrites

WE ARE ALL HYPOCRITES CS SHERIN 10-18-2017 I have it on good authority, we are all hypocrites. Everyone. In Recipe For A Green Life, I talk about the contentious accusation constantly hurled at those aiming to live a life that is more sustainable, more kind, more conscious and Green. And, how it is, in general,… Continue reading We Are All Hypocrites

Eight Principles For (Sustainable, Renewable, Holistic) Green Living

EIGHT FOUNDATIONAL PRINCIPLES FOR  GREEN LIVING by CS Sherin (This was previously published in Recipe For A Green Life, chapter three, the following is an edited version, by the author, on October 12, 2017.) A Summary: Green living is renewable, sustainable, and holistic. Green living is rooted in ethics, personal responsibility, and grassroots efforts. We… Continue reading Eight Principles For (Sustainable, Renewable, Holistic) Green Living

The Great Flood of 2017: Plastic Pollution

The Great Flood of 2017: Plastic Pollution By CS Sherin July 22, 2017 There is a great flood that threatens all life on the planet. It is a flood that has been building since the 1950's. It is the flood of plastic pollution, and it is profoundly out of control. This event is illustrated in… Continue reading The Great Flood of 2017: Plastic Pollution

Ten Steps To Living A Holistic, Sustainable Green Life Right Now

Ten Steps To Living A Holistic, Sustainable Green Life Right Now July 19, 2017 by CS Sherin These 10 steps were originally published in full in Recipe For A Green Life by CS Sherin, Wild Clover Press, 2017. The following is an edited and adapted version from that original source, from and by the author.  The… Continue reading Ten Steps To Living A Holistic, Sustainable Green Life Right Now

Consumers vs. Humans

CONSUMERS VS. HUMANS by CS Sherin Feb. 8 2017 Without hesitation, most businesses refer to their fellow humans as consumers--not patron, client, benefactor, or customer. From the time most of us are born we are subtly programmed and conditioned to see consumerism as positive--or at least necessary--a way of life, and a label that is to… Continue reading Consumers vs. Humans