Even if you haven’t seen a certain former VP’s movie yet, it’s clear that more Americans are into green living now more than ever. This blogger included. In fact as a native of Washington state (and child of hippies — the name gives it away), I consider myself a relatively crunchy gal. I recycle, I have a small car and definitely embrace mass transit. However, when I visited the Inconvenient Truth site and calculated my Personal Impact, I was horrified to find that I apparently consume nearly twice as much CO2 as my fellow citizens. This is largely due to the fact that I travel a lot, both for business and pleasure. Yeesh. Until I leave this gig for one at the FAA, there isn’t a lot I can do about airplane emissions but in the meantime I can pass along some tips from top experts. Starting with 10 Simple Ways to Make Your Home More Green (hint: zippy new lightbulbs), and moving on to the more entertaining with Ed Begley Jr’s Top Tips. If you haven’t seen his new show yet, it’s great. Never before has an actor-turned-environmentalist irritated his wife so entertainingly. Don’t worry, it’s all in good fun, emphasis on the fun.
Has the green movement hit your home yet? What, if anything, have you done to update your digs?