Guest Blogger

Sloan Barnett

Sloan Barnett

Sloan Barnett is the author of the NY Times best selling book: Green Goes with Everything: Simple Steps to a Healthier Life and a Cleaner Planet . The book outlines how the next wave of green is about the health of our families in addition to the health of our planet.

Sloan has been a television and print journalist for more than ten years, appearing as a consumer and green contributor to NBC’s Today Show as well as being the green editor for the NBC affiliate in the San Francisco Bay Area. Sloan has also been a green expert for PBS, Reuters, and Fox.

She began her career as an Assistant District Attorney in Manhattan, New York and then went on to write a consumer advice column for the New York Daily News for nearly a decade.

She lives with her husband and three children in San Francisco.

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Blog Posts by Sloan Barnett

  • Pooping the Progressive Way

    Pooping the Progressive Way

    Caught your eye–didn’t I? I’ve had to learn how to catch people’s attention since I started blogging to support my efforts to help people green their lives. The average baby goes through some 8,000 diapers before potty training, and the ease and convenience of disposable diapers is making that number grow.

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  • You Don't Need to Live in a Tree House to Be Green!! – 10 Easy Tips for Living Healthier (Part 2)

    You Don’t Need to Live in a Tree House to Be Green!! – 10 Easy Tips for Living Healthier (Part 2)

    Here’s the continuation of my top 10 tips for living healthier. 

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  • You Don't Need to Live in a Tree House to Be Green!! – 10 Easy Tips for Living Healthier (Part 1)

    You Don’t Need to Live in a Tree House to Be Green!! – 10 Easy Tips for Living Healthier (Part 1)

    Green Goes with Everything: Simple Steps to a Healthier Life and a Cleaner Planet focuses on easy ways to help your family live healthier. As the book points out, I don’t live in a log cabin. I don’t bake my own bread. I’m normal. I’m you. And I’m far from perfect when it comes to […]

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  • Matt Lauer Asks the Tough Question

    Matt Lauer Asks the Tough Question

    After 10 years as a journalist, my all time hardest AND most successful TV interview – Matt Lauer. After Green Goes with Everything: Simple Steps to a Healthier Life and a Cleaner Planet came out, I sat down with Matt to talk about how easy it is to create an truly healthy and green home.

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  • Working to Green The White House

    Working to Green The White House

    Last year I wrote an open letter to our future president and first lady. “In your acceptance speech you called for a new spirit of patriotism and responsibility, where, as you so eloquently put it, ‘each of us resolves to pitch in and work harder and look after not only ourselves but each other.

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