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|Posted on February 6, 2019 at 12:05 AM||comments (3)|
Recycle, Reuse, Reduce. When it come to your recycling and reusing needs you have us, Little Miss Recycle, but what about reducing? Some people’s solution is to go Zero waste!
It may sound intimidating; zero waste means to reduce the amount of your waste that goes into landfills by 90%. Or, possibly it seems attainable do you know how much waste you ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 10, 2018 at 3:05 AM||comments (0)|
This time of year, End-Of-The-Year bonuses are being doled out, holidays are observed, families are together, and people are expecting their tax returns soon! People are feeling more generous! No matter the time of year if you are going to give, the City of Austin's has come up with fun ideas and memorable gifts that have the added bonus of being Zero-Waste friendly! Look at the creative suggestions from Austin Resource Recovery's "Give a Great Story for a Waste-Free Holiday" by Thomas ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on November 30, 2018 at 3:40 AM||comments (0)|
Texas is home to the largest supply of one of our countries natural resources and it is a cash cow! Did oil come to mind, think again, Sun is our most abundant natural resource. We get more sun than any other state and now is the time to take advantage of that with Solar power.
The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) held a luncheon the month to discuss the Texas Solar Market. Charlie Hemmeline, an Executive Director with Texas Solar Power Association, explained how we will see Solar P...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 17, 2018 at 3:35 PM||comments (0)|
Did you attend Earth day this year? Yes? No? No matter. We will fill you in on all the exciting events, how you can celebrate on your own, and how to get ready for next year!
April 29th, 2018* Earth Day was celebrated. In Austin, the Huston-Tillotson University hosted the event. The focus was Explore-Discover-Engage. From 12pm to 7pm the schedule was jam packed with a new film series, workshops, and local activists. The goal was t...Read Full Post »
|Posted on May 23, 2018 at 5:05 PM||comments (2)|
The 19th century was like no other. Expansion happened rapidly, population, industry, and technology multiplied many times over. Seemingly improving upon themselves with each growth. We realize now, that expans...Read Full Post »
|Posted on April 17, 2018 at 2:05 PM|
We took a visit to our fellow environmental crusaders at Save the Creek. Every second Monday of the Creek Crew has a happy hour at Baker Street Pub. There you can eat and mingle while a speaker covers topics related to creeks here in Austin and SBCA’s mission.
We visited for the State of Barton Creek Address and learned about the updates planned for Austin’s Violet Crown Trail, a trail near the Barton Creek Greenbelt. The SBAC is helping to bring the vision for t...Read Full Post »
|Posted on February 14, 2018 at 8:45 PM||comments (0)|
Our latest stop on our delicious tour of environmentally friendly Austin eateries is Paperboy! If you haven’t been, you probably have hea...Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 31, 2018 at 9:10 PM||comments (0)|
Las Vegas was a buzz last week as the annual Consumer Electronics Show was in town! Hundreds of
thousands of people poured over thousands of exhibits to see the latest wave of new technology in the
seemingly unending flood of updated gadgets and new releases. To put it simply: We heart technology
weather it be out of necessity or necessity be out of addiction. We have to have it!Read Full Post »
|Posted on December 26, 2017 at 2:50 PM||comments (5)|
We are starting a new series here Michelle’s Blog! Miss Recycle’s Munchies. As we are a company born and bread in Austin Texas. We love our growing city and the growing community of people and businesses that help to make it more environmentally friendly and healthy. Many restaurants are changing their menu. They are adopting fresh, organic foods picked and peak ripeness, expertly prepared and served right to your table. We come across so many we will continue to feature them on t...Read Full Post »
|Posted on October 17, 2017 at 9:25 AM||comments (2)|
Austin is filled with farmer’s markets! If you haven’t had the opportunity to visit one we suggest you make time for one this week. Farmer’s Markets do a lot for our city and the environment but we will get to that later. First, we will explore all the selfish reasons you should visit!
• Ambience that beats the chain store grocery experience hands downRead Full Post »