A Year of Living Green is a daily chronicle or journal from author Julie Fisher-McGarry to help keep your mind and heart open to all that lives.
"This book offers a low-impact lifestyle that will make your daily life easier and positively affect the Earth for generations to come." -Cheryl Hahn, founder and president of Tomorrow's World
- Discover why individual acts really do matter
- Learn how to start small and make a big difference
- See how simple acts can inspire others and help build a better world
- Keep a journal as you read along so that you can record your own green and compassionate ideas, plans, and daily acts
Have a positive impact on the world. A Year of Living Green is a collection of nonreligious, yet deeply soulful suggestions for demonstrating concern, kindness, and consideration for nature and its animals. Organized by month, it includes tips on living green, where to purchase organic and fair-trade products, how to unplug from the grid, supporting local economies, nourishing the earth, and creating a sustainable lifestyle. Julie offers you daily personal anecdotes, inspiring quotations, verses of poetry, simple vegetarian recipes, women's health tips, environmental facts, and green thoughts.
Written especially for women. Julie Fisher-McGarry was once a personal fitness trainer to Saudi Arabian royalty, and now works to promote environmental issues in every way she can. A vegetarian since the 1980s, she has fought against animal cruelty and promoted better human health. A Year of Living Green was written especially for women because Julie believes that women are less afraid to show emotion and act upon it.
If you have read and learned from books such as The Four Agreements, A New Earth, The Path Made Clear, Have You Seen Luis Velez, No One Is Too Small to Make a Difference, Let it Go, or Pay It Forward; you will love A Year of Living Green.
About the Authors
Julie Fisher-McGarry who was once a personal fitness trainer to Saudi Arabian royalty, now works to promote environmental issues in every way she can. Julie is an advocate for environmental issues and has been a vegetarian for 20 years. She is a member of Greenpeace and PETA and volunteers at a local pro-humane animal shelter. Fisher-McGarry believes that living a vegan lifestyle is crucial for the survival of the Earth.
John Robbins is the bestselling author of several books on food and environmental issues, and the founder of EarthSave International. He is also the co-founder and co-host of the Food Revolution Network, which has over 100,000 members. Robbins is known for his work on creating a more sustainable and compassionate society, and has been featured in numerous major newspapers and magazines. He turned down a career with the Baskin-Robbins ice cream company, which was founded by his father, to focus on his dream of a society that respects and lives in harmony with all life forms.