Environment, Stress, and Diet. How Your Circumstances Effect Future Generations

What you do in your lifetime, the habits you form, periods of stress, your environment, and your diet could affect more than just you and those around you. Not only could these lifetime decisions, and circumstances inevitably wind up being expressed in your genes in one form or another, but they could also be expressed […]

Healthiest Foods for the Planet

Making nutritious food choices and maintaining a healthy diet are important for our own physical health, but what about the health of our planet? It is important to remember the connection between the food we eat the energy it took for the planet to create it. High protein diets have become quite popular in recent […]

Want to Dine Green? Head to Brookline

Washington Square in Brookline, Massachusetts has set its sights on becoming the first “Green Dining Zone” in the United States. In order to achieve this title, 25 percent of the restaurants in the neighborhood must become certified by the Green Restaurant Association. The Fireplace is currently the only green certified restaurant in Washington Square, so […]

Trading Convenience for Sustainability

Concord, Massachusetts has established itself as a trailblazer in sustainability and environmental awareness by being the first town in the country to enforce a ban on single-serving plastic water bottles as of January 1st, 2013. The ban on individual plastic water bottles was supported by a Town Meeting vote in April 2012, and was pushed […]