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You've heard of a locavore, how about becoming a loca-shopper?

During the holiday season, our family challenges each other to buy Made in USA and keep it local. We have to remind ourselves that enjoying the season when so much shopping is in order, means being responsible as consumers. One of the easiest ways to lighten your impact when you buy party supplies, gifts, and anything else, is to spend your dollars as locally as possible. To begin with, becoming a "loca-shopper" benefits your local economy. …

Added by Tina King Neuhausel on December 11, 2019 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Support SCOCO on #Giving Tuesday!

 #Giving Tuesday is November 27th! Facebook and PayPal are matching donations on Facebook for a total of up to $7 million dollars.

Donate to help us launch a Countywide program that will engage thousands of residents of Contra Costa in new and exciting ways to help them reduce their greenhouse gas emissions. Sustainable Contra Costa's committed…


Added by Tyler Snortum-Phelps on November 9, 2018 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Finding Perfection in Change

This perspective beautifully written by Justin Van Kleeck inspires me to focus on abundance and harmony rather than scarcity and conflict - freeing!

Added by Tina King Neuhausel on October 2, 2010 at 2:00pm — No Comments

Before You Go Solar-Seal the Leaks

Everyone wants to "Go Solar". Before you go solar you need to seal up the leaks in your home and have healthy, controlled air coming into your home not leaking from a dusty attic or moist crawl space. Going solar without fixing the leaks is like having a hole in your gas tank and saying, "Oh I guess I will fill the gas tank with bio-fuel". You are still leaking gas.

Where is air leaking?

31% - Floors, walls and ceiling

15% - Ducts

14% - Fireplace

13% -… Continue

Added by Nelda H Braver on May 4, 2010 at 2:05pm — 2 Comments

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