Archive for May, 2022

Garden Dreams Come True With Forrest Keeling Natives!

by Judy Good

I like to say, “People don’t buy flowers, they buy butterflies in the garden.” And it’s true. We tend to plant our landscapes for the benefits of our dreams. We plant anticipating birds and butterflies, cooling shade and lush cutting gardens.

But not all plants are equal. Some have the advantage of RPM-production. RPM […]

Publisher’s Corner: I’M SO HAPPY TO BE HERE!

I first met J.B. Lester and The Healthy Planet Magazine in the late 90’s. I was an instant fan of both. At the time I was teaching advertising and other media classes at St. Louis Community College -Meramec in Kirkwood. I called J.B. while doing an advertising class assignment in which I wanted to incorporate […]

St. Louisans Encouraged to Take Action for Cleaner Air Based on Latest “State of the Air” Results

Article courtesy of the Clean Air Partnership

The recently released American Lung Association’s 2022 “State of the Air” report reveals that, despite decades of progress on cleaning up sources of air pollution, more than 40% of Americans – over 137 million people – are living in places with failing grades for unhealthy levels of ozone or […]

The St. Louis Area Sustainable Backyard Tour Returns Live & In-Person June 26

What: The Sustainable Backyard Tour 2022 Where: Private Yards throughout St. Louis and St. Charles When: Sunday, June 26, 2022; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cost: Free The Sustainable Backyard Tour is a free, open-yards-style tour of eco-friendly spaces throughout St. Louis and St. Charles.

Get tips and ideas for living more sustainably on a […]