Stories tagged with Greenie Pig

Food

What I learned from a month of eating vegan

In which Grist's green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, reflects on the lessons she learned from giving up animal products.

Food

A newbie vegan asks: Should you fake your steak?

Three weeks into her month-long experiment in veganism, Grist's green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, makes a foray into the world of faux meats.

Food

Resistance was futile: True confessions of a fallen vegan

We join our heroine in week three of a monthlong experiment in plant-based living. All is not well in Veganville.

Food

Diary of a one-month vegan

Grist’s green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, has forsworn all animal products this month. Nobody told her there might be fish bladder in her Guinness.

Food

Living la vida vegan: My month of saying good-bye to delicious animals

Grist’s green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, has given up all things animal for a whole month. Why? She’s curious. Also a little nuts.

Living

Smooth move: How to apartment hop without harshing the planet’s mellow

The average American moves more than 11 times in his/her lifetime, according to the interwebs. Is there a way to get 'er done and be green about it?

Living

Drop the hammer: How to botch a simple DIY gardening project – and find a better way

Grist’s green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, sets out to build a mini greenhouse and finds that carpentry might not be her thing.

Living

Dirty laundry: How long can one woman go without washing her clothes?

In which Grist's green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, puts off wash day as long as possible. Oh, the things she'll do for the planet!

Living

Glam locks: The not-so-secret secret to naturally gorgeous hair

Grist's green-living pioneer, the Greenie Pig, scours the land for alternatives to chemical-laden shampoo, and finds the answer right in the kitchen cabinet.