Monthly Archives: April 2008

Sophia is selling her Pet Loo

For Sale – “Used” Pet Loo – not really used which is why it is time for it to go! Sophia is just too well trained for “outdoor” pottying, which means since moving to a townhome with no yard I … Continue reading

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Are Weeds Taking Over Your Backyard?

Fresh out of the Inbox – a couple of classes in partnership with Woodland Park Zoo that may interest homeowners with yards and/or ponds! Water Features for WildlifeEvening class: Wednesday, May 21, 2008 from 7:00 to 9:30 p.m.Cost: $20 Clean, … Continue reading

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Earth Day and Green Spaces 2008

Today is my “blogoversary” for greenspaces realestate.com. Hard to believe it’s been a year since I kicked off this site, sharing the story of finding my soon-to-be new home and reducing my “footprint” from a real estate perspective (not carbon … Continue reading

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Forbo Marmoleum and Me

Do you know the difference between linoleum and vinyl flooring? When I needed to cover the hideous flooring in my last house, a “farmhouse” on a 1/4 acre in West Seattle (it used to be a chicken farm long ago), … Continue reading

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This Sunday – A Walking Tour of High Point

Hello everyone! I wanted to say a few words in advance of Sunday‚Äôs walking tour of High Point in West Seattle. (Where is High Point?) Please RSVP or update your RSVP here so I know how many packets to prepare. … Continue reading

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Tips for living green

I think thousands of Seattleites got “green” up to their eyeballs this weekend at the green festival. I was disappointed to have the presentation by Cecile Andrews and the “slow life movement” cut short by an emergency alarm that forced … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning: Because Everybody Deserves a Fresh Start

New American Dream has a great “Take Action” e-bulletin and the latest issue focuses on healthy spring cleaning. Great resources here!

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E-flora latest issue is out

Tons of stuff to do for Earth Day, and also lots of learning opportunities this spring and summer. Check out the April 2008 issue of E-flora, UW Botanic Gardens Newsletter here.

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Read this : Questions to ask before buying a supposedly “green” product

This is a must-read Questions to ask before buying a supposedly “green” product

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The “green collar” economy

You’ve probably noticed a new green term being bandied about – “green collar” jobs. Many “blue collar” jobs have been replaced by machinery and computers, and many “white collar” jobs have been shipped overseas. This morning I spent half an … Continue reading

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