Vanessa Vadim

Vanessa Vadim

Besides being an advice columnist, Vanessa Vadim is:

  • an environmental activist
  • an organic farmer and gardener
  • a designer of edible landscapes and sustainable gardens
  • an environmental consultant
  • an artist
  • a filmmaker
  • Producer-in-Residence at Georgia State University
  • a single momma, living with children in Atlanta
  • unreservedly obsessed with all things Green and sustainable

Recent content

Clear Filter

Lice, and nymphs, and nits! Oh my!

Are lice treatments safe?

What's wrong with high fructose corn syrup?

The sticky business of high-fructose corn syrup


What's up with high power factor CFLs?

Recycling electronics

How can I recycle my electronics?

The Carbon Commute

How can I cut back on the cost and impact of my commute?

Natural Gas Vehicles

What is a natural gas vehicle and what does CNG mean?