Are You Ready to Be A Better Earthling?
Hi! I’m Cathy Tiffany, founder of Be A Better Earthling. I founded this site out of my love for nature and keen interest in living a sustainable lifestyle: that means striving to be healthier, wealthier and having a good impact on the environment here and abroad. I’ll share my knowledge, discoveries and failures and together maybe we can make ourselves and the world around us a little better!
I am sooo gonna make this dish this weekend! It looks tasty and the Chipotle Lime Rub is mighty yummy, although I think I’ll use a little less than called for because I think it has a little zing to it. Serves 4 Ingredients 2 teaspoons Wildtree Natural Grapeseed Oil 1 pound boneless skinless chicken breasts 1 tablespoon Wildtree Chipotle Lime Rub 12 ounces beer 1 lime, juiced 1 tablespoon brown sugar 8 (6 inch) tortillas… Read more »
I often check out MSN Money and came upon “5 Bad Money Lessons Your Parents Taught You”, including “Money Can’t Buy You Happiness“. I agree with the author of the article. Being broke doesn’t make for much joy. I’m much happier knowing that I have the money I need to pay my bills, pay for a car repair…to not worry. I have spent the past couple of years conspiring on how to reduce… Read more »
Last weekend we returned from the Mother Earth News Fair in Seven Springs, PA. It’s a huge gathering of over 200 vendors, dozens of speakers and workshops (like over 100!) on the topic of sustainability, whether it’s how to build a solar hot water heater, building better soil, composting, growing herbs or processing chickens (egads!), they have it. What I love about being there is 1) I learn a ton, 2) it’s a nice get away… Read more »
Right off the bat, let me just say that fathers are important, too. But, since this is Mother’s Day…… I have an an awesome Mom. She was/is a single Mom. She worked 40 hours a week, was me and my sister’s sole provider, took care of the house, did the laundry, shopping, bills and most yard work. That’s a lot of stuff! And you know what? Kids don’t care much about any of… Read more »
Each Wednesday I promote the Happy Humpday/Pay it Forward concept. I like the idea of one day focusing on the act of kindness towards others. not that we aren’t nice people other days, right?! My full-time career is a hairstylist, so I’m in the business of making people look and feel good. I compliment my clients because I like them and want to make them happy. They’re not empty compliments, either; I really do mean it…. Read more »