Be Green in LA

April 20, 2011

Celebrate Earth Day: Butterfly Gardens

Celebrate spring & Earth Day in your garden by planting butterfly friendly plants.  Monarchs love milkweed and Swallowtails go crazy for parsley (you and the butterfly […]
April 19, 2011

20 Way to Be Green

20 Ways to Keep help keep our neighborhoods Green: Use rechargeable batteries: Dispose of non-rechargeable batteries at your nearest library, recreation center, fire station or local […]
April 14, 2011

Celebrate Earth Day – Compost 101

Celebrate giving back to the earth with a class on composting. NELA Transition Permaculture Reskilling: Compost 101 Saturday Apr 23 1-4pm Part of transition is to […]
April 14, 2011

Celebrate Earth Day: Grasses

Green Tip Perennial and Drought-Tolerant Grass Perennial ryegrass and drought-tolerant fescue are grass types that need less watering and chemical care. Use a healthy layer of […]
April 13, 2011

Celebrate Earth Day: Events

Earth Day is April 22.  Here are some ways to celebrate. And remember – every day is Earth day! Celebrate Earth Day at Milagro Allegro Open […]
March 30, 2011

Green tip-recycling packing materials

I’m passing along this GREEN TIP: Non-Biodegradable Packing Materials – Styrofoam packing peanuts, bubble wrap, and foam are useful during a move, but not for the […]
March 28, 2011

Spring is here!

Highlights from the Theodore Payne Foundation Poppy Day Spring Sale.  Looking at these amazingly colorful blooms puts to rest once and for all that California natives […]