Taste Test: 5 Foods that are killing the planet.

Spoiler alert: Stop reading now if you can't live without Quarter Pounders, packaged pastries, or expensive sushi.  AVITAL ANDREWS, Sierra's lifestyle editor tells us … [Read more...]

WATCH “Be the Solution” films here!

Be the Solution Part 1: Why Part 2: Trash Part 3: Energy Efficiency Part 4: Transportation These engaging films identify Michigan specific environmental issues to help people understand personal … [Read more...]

Metro Parent Pays Homage to Waste-free Lunches

Thanks to Metro Parent and author Wensdy Von Buskirk, Michigan moms and dads learn the ins and outs of packing waste-free lunches this fall! PLP recognized for their efforts. READ ARTICLE   … [Read more...]

Less Is Best

Are you a label fanatic?  You should be.  I've been spending a lot of time in school cafeterias and it's pretty pathetic what some people consider lunch.  For instance, guess which "lunch" product … [Read more...]

Celebrate “America Recycles Day”!

Did you know, Thursday Nov. 15th, is "America Recycles Day"?   No?  You're not alone.  A national holiday and under rated in my opinion, it is the perfect day to remind yourself, family … [Read more...]

Reduce, Reuse, Rejoice

Reduce, Reuse, and Rejoice this season while saving the planet and your wallet!  I believe packaging is almost as important as the gift but you don't have to spend a fortune on  typical "use-and-toss" … [Read more...]