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A Green Refuge in the Big Easy: Erin Romney balances sound body and mind with eco conscious flair

Erin Romney’s team of trainers at Romney Pilates Center in New Orleans knows the meaning of hard work. After all, their profession encompasses both mentally and physically challenging workouts all day, every day. From invigorating yoga and meditation sessions to core strengthening pilates mat classes and intense regimens on cleverly coined equipment—the Wunda Chair and the Cadillac, for instance—Romney’s team offers a total health and wellness ...

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Joining the Wave: The future of eco-conscious product design

An overpopulated, polluted world exhausted of its natural resources is suddenly consumed by nameless disaster. The temperature is rising and supplies are running out…what will you do? This might sound like a premise for a science fiction movie or video game, but from an environmental perspective, it’s an inevitable consequence of the way we’ve been living since the dawn of the industrial revolution. It’s also the last thing you want to worry ...

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Reclaiming the Great, GREEN Outdoors

Anna Papp has, figuratively speaking, been involved in the green industry for just over two decades now. In 1988 while working for a plumbing supplies store, Papp jumped at the opportunity to assist her boss in launching a seasonal retail venue on the Northshore. During the summer season they carried items typically reserved for warmer weather activities such as patio furniture and outdoor umbrellas, while in winter they stocked up on fireplace accessories. ...

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