Stunner: Carly leaves IDOL…

Sorry.

I just had to lead with that. Carly Smithson is awesome. She is the best IDOL finalist since Melinda Doolittle. She is the whole package. And gracious to boot.

Seriously, she (and Melinda) would be the only IDOLs I would purchase a ticket to see.

Way to go Carly. It’s only up from here . . .

It you’ve noticed a theme in SMW’s articles this week, it’s because we at SMW truly believe that it takes each and every one of us to do our bit to save our planet. Besides doing our best to live green in our own lives, we want to do our best to encourage you to do so, too.

So take a minute to read Martin Brown’s article, “Smart Savers Think Green.” You’ll probably kick yourself for not doing these simple things that make a difference.

Also, Paula Santonocito takes a look at ways American companies are thinking green—and what that will mean for your career.

Tracy Morris gave us an insightful piece on how you can make your home more energy-efficient, and therefore more eco-friendly.

And Erin Donnelly had a wonderful interview with Christy Matheson, author of “Saving the Earth in Style” and came back with some wonderful ways to consider greening up your beauty regimen;

Today, in SMW’s Relationships Channel, you can read my article on how our polluting has reduced the male population. Ladies, let’s put it this way: don’t be too shy, for too long…

And check out Melissa Chapman’s marvelous blog on ways single mamas can think green. Then, on Friday, she gives 10 eco-friendly tips that the whole family can do together.

That’s the key word here: together. Otherwise, we will not survive.

It’s time now to wean ourselves get off oil, and reconsider other, regenerating fuel sources.  Think solar, wind, and wave.

Josie Brown
SMW Relationship Editor