Sustainable Easter Ideas to Inspire Sustainability

While not everyone celebrates the Easter religious holiday, the day is often associated with renewal and Spring.  As a sustainability consultant, I like to use the positive anticipation of holidays, family gatherings, and meaningful celebrations as...

Be Your Best Green Self

Today’s business organizations are presented with the unique opportunity to increase profitability through greater eco awareness and the pursuit of a more sustainable business. To gain and maintain a competitive advantage over the competition,...

Green Living The Easy Way - Say No to Spring Cleaning - Transform Your Home into an Eco Haven!

"A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step." ~ Lao-tzu Green living is relative. It's all about perspective.  A sustainable lifestyle often means different things to different people.  For those with broad eco awareness and who are well...

Extending Green Kindness on St. Patrick’s Day

Oftentimes we associate our business sustainability consulting practice to that of a garden.  We plant the seeds of sustainability concepts as we counsel business leaders and individuals on the how's and why's of business sustainability.  A...

Just What Exactly Is "Living Green"?

Napoleon Hill got it right! "First comes thought; then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans; then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.  The post, What is the Quality of...

February Transitions - Are your Sustainable New Year’s Resolutions in Tact?

Did you know?  In ancient Rome, Februarius was the "Month of Purification" and great festivities were held to reestablish the empire's focus on righteous living   In fact, February is a transitional month, and so February meaning and symbolism...

Green Super Powers

 Inspiration and beauty is everywhere!  Today’s post is written in celebration of my dear friend, Morgan Brooks, for her birthday!  She loves super beroes.  Happy Birthday Morgan!  Super powers are cool.  They  invoke the imagination of superhuman...

How We Buy and Dispose of Our Stuff Matters

The business world is always looking for new and innovative ways to improve its supply chain management processes.  Leading companies are reaping the benefits from applying sustainability concepts to the acquisition of their goods and services.  As...

6 Creative Ways to Walk Your Green Talk

As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world -- that is the myth of the atomic age -- as in being able to remake ourselves. - Mohandas K. Gandhi How do you walk your green talk?  Why does it matter?  Considering...

Valentine’s Day Hugs: For You and Our Planet

They say a hug is a great gift – one size fits all, and it’s easy to exchange.   But as a sustainability consultant, I wonder, how do you hug the planet? Perhaps it's in the expression of our daily choices.  Maybe hugging the planet is by living...

Green Valentine’s Day - Finding Your True Love

Have you been looking for love in all the wrong places? Feeling the loss of sweet nothings and empty promises?  You know the feeling - the emptiness of purchased product made from virgin materials.  Products manufactured unethically.  Goods marketed...

What You Focus On Expands: Taking a Personal Look at Sustainability

How many choices do you make in a day?  Are you even conscious of them?  Interestingly, it is estimated that the average person makes between five hundred and a thousand decisions each day.  That is alot.  Now, multiply that out by weeks and years...

Little Known Ways to Live Green - Even When You are Snowed In

Brrrrrr!  With most of the US covered in snow and experiencing cold temperatures,  many living a sustainable lifestyle may be wondering how to spend their time.  Personal sustainability can touch every area of your life and usually encourages others...

Greening Your Hump Day - A Way to Pay it Forward

Now here's an interesting fact, according to the Thai solar calendar, the color associated with Wednesday is green.   As a sustainability consultant, I have to smile!  Why not have a little fun on hump day and spark some eco awareness into your day?...

A Gentle Way to Keep Your Green New Year’s Resolutions

Today, escalating conversations on topics such as climate change, carbon legislation, energy independence, and growing consumer eco awareness generate forward eco movement for some but simultaneously create confusion and skepticism for others.  While...

Personal Sustainability in 2014: What’s Your Plan?

The web is full of information and advice on personal sustainability, living green, and going green.  Sometimes, the overwhelming information can be to the point that it can put one into information overload.  However if you are looking for a...

Live Green in 2014 - There’s an App for That!

Do you fall prey to routine habits out of convenience?  Or do you take extra steps to embrace sustainability concepts in your daily life?   Many have resolved to make 2014 their greenest year ever!  Committing to more thoughtful uses of resources and...

Happy New Year from Taiga Company

Happy New Year!  Welcome 2014!   The New Year brings great opportunity for possibility!  Why not make 2014 your best, green year ever?!  Sustainable living and embracing sustainable business practices is easier than ever before!   Whether you are...

Merry Christmas!

May Peace be your gift at Christmas and your blessing all year through!  Wishing you, your family and loved ones, a joyful and sustainable Christmas.  The Taiga Team  

The Gift of Presence to Each other and Our Planet

Now that it is Christmas Eve, it can be easy to get caught up in the parties, the shopping, and the holiday preparations.  But what is one of the truest, most sincere gifts we can give to one another?  Presence.  Being present. Most of the time...