Mary's Musings on Green Building, Renewables, Energy Efficiency and more....

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Yes Joan! There is a Green Information Highway!!! Are you looking for Green Information???           Are you confused about the wide variety of information out there? A Google Search today for "Green Building" gives me the following results                                            Results 1 - 1...
09/08/2007
School is back in session ... slow down and watch for children and busses!(photo from http://user.mc.net/~hyden/graphics6.html)WOW! It's amazing to think September is here already. The Summer of 2007 is "officially" over now that labor day has passed and school is back in session. While I contemp...
09/07/2007
Together we have made one small step in sending a message to BP and keeping our waters clean! Thank you Eric Hughes for keeping me up to date on the issue! Eric sent me a link to Prarie Mod Blog which reports that BP Americas has announced they will not increase dumping into Lake Michigan and tha...
08/25/2007
       Am I just like you?                         Did you love Fairy Tales and Fables when you were growing up?I remember buying an Aesop's Fable book when my son was born! I was so excited to bring the stories to him that I had grown up with. I still have that treasured hard cover book in my li...
08/25/2007
Would you like to learn MORE about GREEN ???Rivertown Windows and The Home Center are hosting a GREEN PARTY today, August 23 from 4 - 8 PM. I am a little late getting this information to you but if you don't have anything planned for this afternoon their Green Party sounds like a great networking...
08/23/2007
I don't have any answers in this blog. Just entertain me if you will!                         Is Michigan's glass half empty or half full?? Can we discuss it over a glass of wine? (or a soda, if you so choose?) I really don't have much to say. I'm just writing on the off chance that someone out t...
08/22/2007
 UPDATE: August 20, 2007Environmental Illinois is started running ads today in the Chicago Tribune. They will be running the ad for 4 days asking BP to stop their toxic dumping plan. They will also be using the ads to announce a regionwide day of action on September 22. More news coming on the Ac...
08/13/2007
What we are hearing throughout the lending and real estate industry that as this spilt milk gets cleaned up lenders and GSE’s (Aunt Fannie and Uncle Freddie) are tightening their guidelines. One of the brawniest ideas I have heard is that we need to increase the number of loans we are processing...
08/06/2007
                                 Many cars today come equipped with a GPS - Global Positioning System. If your car is not you can purchase one for under $100. Today's GPS's are quite accurate. Garmin, one of the big names, claims their receivers are accurate to within 15 meters. This spring we we...
08/06/2007
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Toto - Should I say Bottoms UP? Yup! Now there are High Performance Toilets on the market! Bottom line is (no pun intended) they awesome for energy savings. Toto donated not just one, but two Dual Flush Toilets to Steve, the homeowner of the Herkelrath Project...how jealous am I? Special thanks g...
08/04/2007