Here are a few of the links that were relevant to the 9.17.11 show
GREEN DIVA LINKS
The Green Divas on Facebook
The Green Divas on iTunes
The Green Divas on WMTR
GREEN DIVA CORRESPONDENT: Kimberly Phipps-Nichol – Reno, NV:
Kimberly’s company Blue Water Studio was voted Best of Green Consultant by the Reno News and Reviews.
Leed Certification - USGBC.org leadership in energy and Environmental desgin – Green Building Rating ranges from silver to platnium.
ZERO VOC paint available – Sherwin Williams Paint – Sherwin-Williams.com
SLEEPING NAKED IS GREEN SEGMENT:
This fun, new weekly segment is sponsored by Essentia, The Only All Natural Memory Foam Mattress in the World!
Every week will discuss an entry from the hilarious and totally practical book, Sleeping Naked is Green by Vanessa Farquharson.
Listen to this week’s 5-min segment - SNiG#2: Recycled Ceramic
Today’s tip: Buy Ceramics only from Potters who use Recycled Clay.
Terra Keramik – Eco friendly table wear/ tea & coffee mugs- Artazza.com
Sarah Cihat – Recycled Dishware – “an excercise in sustainablity that reincarnates exsisting products” – SarahCihat.com
Terra Green Ceramics – Eco friendly recycled content ceramic tiles – Terragreenceramics.com
GD LISA’S TAKE TWO SEGMENT: Eco-Home Decor
- quick fix to fix floor scratches use nuts, pick the right colored nut and rub it into your narrow floor scratches. the meat fills in and the oil protects
- Use the carboard rolls from paper towels and toilet paper to stuff loose wires inside, then hide them behind your furniture to make things look neat and tidy
- make a quick headboard by reusing a favorite old sheet and staple it to a piece of plywood. To make it softer, you can add an old quilt or comforter under the sheet
GREEN DUDE SCOTT SEGMENT:
- Riverside Center for Environmental Research and Technology – “Cars don’t waste fuel, drivers do”
FEATURED GUEST: Kari Whitman, Eco-Designer to the Stars – Kariwhitmaninteriors.com
- Greener Pup – Environmental beds for dogs made from recycled plastic bottles. If you have rescued your dog, you get 25% off! All profits help to rescue dogs
- Go Pleather instead of Leather
- Use old blue jeans as insulation! Awesome idea . . . check w/ Kari to learn more about it
- Forever Lawn – Fake grass made of recycled tiers, dont have to water it and lasts forever
- Wall Makeup – Home paint mixing kit, no need to prime.
- Use non-VOC (Volatile Organic Compound) paints, stains and adhesives
- Meridahome.com - Eco-friendly Carpeting and Flooring -
FUN GREEN DIVA STUFF TO KNOW:
- Keep Bach Flower Rescue Remedy in the car to help with road rage and stress