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Christopher, Walkin'?

  Walk to work. Walk to meet up. Walk to your date. Walk to school. Walk to lunch. Walk to the museum. Walk to get a coffee. Walk to see a movie. You get the point. Now give it a try. JouleBug, where friends don’t let friends...

Too Hot, Flat and Crowded? Be a Road Warrior

  Thomas Friedman, in Sunday’s NYT, says “Take the Subway”: “There will be two billion more people here by 2050, and they all want to live and drive just like us.  And when they do, there is going to be one monster traffic jam, and pollution cloud, unless we learn how...

Who's up for happy hour?

  It’s Friday, so JouleBug says drink sustainably (and responsibly). Drink only local craft beer tonight, and save the freight from Milwaukee, or Plzen. If it’s on tap, even better, but you have to play JouleBug to get the...

Try our Trash to Treasure Pin

  Need some great ideas to Upcycle?  Head over to Pinterest.  This is a great way to save some dough. New is not always better. JouleBug  – What friends do to be...

Green Arrow

You’ve probably heard about recycling since you were a wee lad (or lassie).   But as much as recycling is touted as a “green thing to do”, only 30% of our waste is recycled.  Americans throw away 4.62 pounds of trash per person every day. So why recycle?  Recycling...

Phat Wheels

Phat Wheels As gas prices skyrocket upwards, we’ve got to squeeze every extra mile out of our gallons of gasoline.  We’ve all heard the tips to increase our gas mileage, but how many actually put them into practice?  Join your friends and neighbors in getting a bit...