Recap of Green Festival NYC This Past Weekend

Written by Max Goldberg on April 24, 2012. Follow Max on Twitter: @livingmaxwell.

This past weekend I attended the Green Festival NYC held at the Jacob Javits Center. It was the first time that this event had been held, and I was impressed with what I saw.

Aside from the numerous speakers, I discovered many companies involved with recycling – recycled clothes, recycled bags, recycled wallets – water purifiers, organic soaps and beauty products, and a wide variety of other holistic products and services.

In terms of organic food, here were a few of the highlights: Read More »

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The Organic Food That I Ate at the Wanderlust Yoga Festival in Stratton, VT

Written by Max Goldberg on June 27, 2011. Follow Max on Twitter: @livingmaxwell.

This past weekend, I attended the fantastic Wanderlust Yoga Festival in Stratton, Vermont. If you are a yoga person, definitely try to go to one of these events. It is pretty spectacular. There was plenty of organic food available (a must, for me), and here is a sampling of some of the organic meals that I had.

ORGANIC PASTA WITH VEGETABLES AND SALAD

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The North American Organic Brewers Festival in Portland, Oregon is Setting the Standard for Sustainable Living

Written by Max Goldberg on June 2, 2011. Follow Max on Twitter: @livingmaxwell.

For organic beer lovers, the North American Organic Brewers Festival (NAOBF) that takes place in Portland, Oregon from June 24-26 has to be as good as it gets. Where else can you sample dozens and dozens of organic beers, listen to great music and be surrounded by so many like-minded people?

After speaking with Craig Nicholls, the founder of the event, I realized that this is much more than exposing people to organic beer. This is about raising the bar for sustainable living, especially for large events.

What does this mean exactly? Read More »

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