Fredericksburg SHINES

Leading the Way in Sustainability

August 31, 2013
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Come Along for the Tour!

Fredericksburg SHINES, a local organization dedicated to educating the public about sustainable living, will host a Fredericksburg fall tour of homes to spotlight local examples of sustainable-living practices. Nine homes are on the tour which will be Saturday, Sept. 14, … Continue reading

January 11, 2013
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Are You Throwing Cash in the Trash? – Part VII

Recently I came across a blog that caught my attention concerning food waste, entitled "Stop Throwing Cash in the Trash."   So, this week we continue with a multi-part series on this interesting article, penned by Kat Jacoby, a professional organizer … Continue reading

December 28, 2012
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Are You Throwing Cash in the Trash? – Part VI

Recently I came across a blog that caught my attention concerning food waste, entitled "Stop Throwing Cash in the Trash."   So, this week we continue with a multi-part series on this interesting article, penned by Kat Jacoby, a professional organizer … Continue reading

December 14, 2012
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Are You Throwing Cash in the Trash? – Part V

Recently I came across a blog that caught my attention concerning food waste, entitled "Stop Throwing Cash in the Trash."   So, this week we continue with a multi-part series on this interesting article, penned by Kat Jacoby, a professional organizer … Continue reading

December 1, 2012
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Are You Throwing Cash in the Trash? – Part IV

Recently I came across a blog that caught my attention concerning food waste, entitled "Stop Throwing Cash in the Trash."   So, this week we continue with a multi-part series on this interesting article, penned by Kat Jacoby, a professional organizer … Continue reading

November 16, 2012
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Are You Throwing Cash in the Trash? – Part III

Recently I came across a blog that caught my attention concerning food waste, entitled "Stop Throwing Cash in the Trash."   So, this week we continue with a multi-part series on this interesting article, penned by Kat Jacoby, a professional organizer … Continue reading

November 2, 2012
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Are You Throwing Cash in the Trash? – Part II

Recently I came across a blog that caught my attention concerning food waste, entitled "Stop Throwing Cash in the Trash."   So, this week I’m beginning a multi-part series on this interesting subject, penned by Kat Jacoby, a professional organizer based … Continue reading

October 19, 2012
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Are You Throwing Cash in the Trash?

Recently I came across a blog that caught my attention concerning food waste, entitled "Stop Throwing Cash in the Trash."   So, this week I’m beginning a multi-part series on this interesting subject, penned by Kat Jacoby, a professional organizer based … Continue reading

October 5, 2012
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Fun After 5: The Green Party!

Our business, Green Living for the Hill Country, is a proud member of our local Chamber of Commerce.   The Fredericksburg, Texas Chamber of Commerce regularly sponsors "Fun After Five" mixers which offer   a chance to visit a member’s business locations, … Continue reading

September 21, 2012
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“Bring Your Own”

Last October the Earth Stewards team of Holy Ghost Lutheran Church of Fredericksburg, Texas challenged fellow parishioners to "bring your own" to their annual all-church picnic.   In our newsletter we asked people to bring their own conventional plates, silverware, cups, … Continue reading