Weekday Vegetarian: Baked Mushroom Risotto with Caramelized Onions

September 8, 2011 by  
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Photo: Emma Alter Risotto is one of those dishes that usually gets relegated to the weekend. Nobody wants to come home from work, do the prep work and then stand at the stove stirring rice for at least half an hour. Now here is a risotto dish that you can bake in the oven, while you sit down and have your martini. While this is not exactly the same texture as traditionally cooked risotto, unless you are registered in a Golden Spoon Competition, I think you’ll be quite satisfied with the results. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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The Jobs for Energy Security Act: What Obama’s Jobs Plan Should Look Like

September 8, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: US Navy Tonight, president Obama will give his somewhat anticipated speech on job creation (unless John Boehner complains that it will interfere with his croquet match, and asks Obama to reschedule). Rumor has it that the plan will be a $300 billion dollar package t… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Dalai Lama & Nobel Laureates Oppose Keystone XL Pipeline

September 8, 2011 by  
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Photo: Poster of Dalai Lama & Obama outside of Dharamsala’s main temple (K. Mok) In the wake of the high-profile protests against the proposed Keystone XL pipeline and 1,250 arrests, some of the world’s best-known Nobel Peace Prize winners are lending their voices in opposition to the 1,700 mile project that would bring Canadian tar sands oil down to Texas. In a letter released yesterday, nine Nobel laureat… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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The Weekend Recap: Friday – Sunday, July 22 – 24, 2011

July 25, 2011 by  
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Aerial view of Ölüdeniz, Turkey. Photo: Dan Taylor / Creative Commons . With ~30+ new posts on TreeHugger.com each weekday, we understand if you miss a post here and there. To keep you up-to-date, here’s what we covered over the weekend, July 22-24, 2011…. Read the full story on TreeHugger

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If I See Another Full Page Pella Window Ad I Am Gonna Scream

April 19, 2010 by  
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They are everywhere, the full page ads with smiling people proud of how much money they saved and how they qualified for all those government grants. But what did they really save? Perhaps a bit of energy, but how much

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Michigan – The Wolverine State – Loses Its Only Known Mascot

March 16, 2010 by  
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Image via Wikipedia It’s a sad day for Michigan, which lost its only known wolverine. The species has been on the decline, especially as snowpacks have shrunk. And now the wolverine state now really has no reason to call itself that.

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Upcycling Goes Mainstream: Britain’s Biggest Retailer Tesco Teams Up with From Somwhere for New Fashion Collection

March 16, 2010 by  
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Hot on the heels of London Fashion Week there is great news for UK fashionistas on a budget. The fantastic label From Somewhere , whose founders Filippo Ricci and Orsola de Castro are also founders and curators of Estethica , is extending its sartorial influence to the mainstream consumer.

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Fab Fabrics: Organic Prints from Baby Bird Designs

November 24, 2009 by  
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How sweet are these organic cotton prints from Baby Bird Designs? I ran across Emily’s shop over the weekend, and I’ve got to say: I’m swooning from cuteness! Read more of this story »

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How to Make Nano Solar Cells from Powdered Donuts (Video)

November 20, 2009 by  
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It’s friday and we know you need something to keep you busy for the weekend, so here’s the perfect thing.

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