Stories tagged with Greenie Pig

Living

Reign of tarragon: How to start an herb share with neighbors

Is there a package of leftover herbs rotting in your fridge? The Greenie Pig, Grist's green-living pioneer, has the solution.

Living

Hot wheels: Tips for smokin’ bike dates

Grist’s green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, takes her sweetie for a ride in the city.

Living

Biking at night: How to avoid hidden dangers and arrive in style

Grist’s green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, sets out on her bicycle for an after-hours adventure, and lives to tell the tale.

Living

Six tips for safe cycling in the city

Grist’s green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, sets off for her inaugural ride in the big city, and returns with some wise words.

Cities

Mean streets: A bike lover braces for cycling in the city

Grist's green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, was scared to ride in the big city. Here's how she got over it.

Living

The garden plot thickens: Taking guerrilla gardening to the next level

Unsatisfied with seed bombing, Grist's green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, reclaims a garbage-strewn staircase landing.

Living

Plotting a revolution: Inside the mind of a budding guerrilla gardener

Our fearless green-living pioneer prepares for a stealth attack on urban ugliness -- and shows how you can do it too.

Living

Unleash your inner seed demon: Three easy ways to grow herbs at home

Grist's green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, tries raising herbs from seed, and promptly goes gaga over her cute little sprouts.

Living

Flower power: Fighting the Man with guerrilla gardens

Grist’s green-living pioneer sets out like a modern-day, anarchist Janie Appleseed, lobbing "seed bombs" in an effort to pretty up her city.