tranquility du jour #168: being a green goddess

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Bonjour. Welcome to the 168th edition of Tranquility du Jour: A Guide to Bringing Tranquility to your Every Day. Today’s show menu features happenings and musings on “Being a Green Goddess” with Sophie Uliano.

Featured Tranquilista:
Sophie Uliano is a passionate environmentalist and who has developed an earth-friendly lifestyle that appeals to women who don’t want to compromise their glamour and style. She is the New York Times Best Selling author of Gorgeously Green, The Gorgeously Green Diet, and the soon to be released Do It Gorgeously.

Sophie’s upbeat and practical approach guides thousands of style-conscious women through the simple steps that they can take to become more aware of their impact on the earth. She shows women how to update their beauty regimen, create an eco-friendly home, adopt a healthier diet and fitness routine, indulge in guilt-free shopping, and more.

On Earth Day 2008, Sophie and friend Julia Roberts appeared Oprah’s Earth Day Show, launching the book as well as showing millions of households everything from composting to organic food to beauty products as well as having a few laughs with worms. She has “greened” THE VIEW with an eco fashion show, as well as being a guest on Good Morning America, the CBS EARLY SHOW, ACCESS HOLLYWOOD, and has been featured on The Discovery Channel’s “The Green,” “Supper Club,” “the G WORD,” and “Hollywood Green”.

Within Sophie has created the Gorgeously Green Girls Club which is fast becoming on online and in –home social network. She has also developed a “Ladies Lunch and Learn” speaker series that incorporates the 8 steps into a personal and casual experience.

Sophie lives in Los Angeles with her husband Joseph and her 8-year old daughter Lola. Joseph is an executive producer and media consultant and also co-owner of the Hollywood hotspot and eatery IL SOLE on Sunset Blvd. Picked as the “Oscars Hot Spot” by Good Morning America.

Savvy Sources:
read: Gorgeously Green
read: The Gorgeously Green Diet

Omwork: Explore ways to go green this holiday season: make your own gifts, plant trees to offset your carbon emissions, give gifts in reusable tote bags, get a live tree that you can replant.

Au Revoir: To close out the show, we’re playing Make Like Mine by karmacoda. You can learn more about the fabulous Heather Pierce and more at

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