Archive for November, 2009

“Make finding the good in others a priority.”

~Zig Ziglar

“…and in mMake finding the Fair Trade in chocolate a priority.”


Coco-Zen Fair Trade chocolates

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From Joyce’s Desk: Giving Thanks…

We’re already into the craziness known as “the holiday season”, but I want to take a moment to say thank you…

To family, friends, fans and followers, I just want to say how much I truly appreciate all the support and encouragement you have offered over the past year and half. This wild journey into chocolate has truly taken a life of its own, and I am grateful for the help from both old friends and new connections. Coco-Zen is growing… and I am thankful to all of you.

Happy Thanksgiving Everyone!!

Peace, Love & Chocolate,

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Episode recap:
In Smog Hog, Hoggish Greedly steals a car factory and takes the owner hostage. The Planeteers must save her and get Greedly to stop producing his smog by creating road hogs before the town can no longer breathe.

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“In matters of style, swim with the current; In matters of principle, stand like a rock.”

~Thomas Jefferson

“…and in matters of chocolate, choose Fair Trade.”


Coco-Zen Fair Trade chocolates

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Episode recap:
In Whoo Gives a Hoot?, the Planeteers must prove that endangered species live in a forest to stop Looten Plunder from clear-cutting their home. However, time is of the essence. Can the Planeteers make their case to the judge before it’s too late?

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Stuff We Found Today – 11.19.09

Treehouse prep school in UK

Family, Kids & Health Stuff

Food Stuff

Home Stuff

Beauty & Fashion Stuff

Tech & Science Stuff

Nature & Environment Stuff

Arts, Entertainment & Travel Stuff

  • Eco-Movies: Movies & Shakers – (Ideal Bite) Some great eco-themed movies to check out… and not just little indie films, but some big budget Hollywood ones, too. Personally, we can’t wait to see Avatar! (Yeah, we’re sci-fi geeks.)
  • Jimmy Fallon’s eco-jam session – (Mother Nature Network) “Jimmy Fallon turns pop songs into eco-anthems. Will they inspire Justin Timberlake to start ‘bringing bottles back’?” (video in post)

International Stuff

Political, Social & Economy Stuff

  • Everything is OK – (EcoTube) Hiliarious video of protest in the UK… “Thinking is boring! …sheeple, not people…”
  • Cash for caulking? – (Mother Nature Network) “Bill Clinton is behind a home weatherization variation of the cash for clunkers program that he hopes will give the sagging economy — and the environment — a boost.”

Other Random Cool Stuff

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Bill Nye “The Science Guy” lends his voice to the Repower America Wall. Take a look at his video post… the guy makes some pretty smart and sensible comments on energy independence, climate change and the need for the US to take a lead in alternative energy development.

PS – Have you added your voice to the Repower America Wall yet??

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