Some of my favourite stories from around the web this week:
From the New York Times, practical steps on how to eat less meat.
From Daily Tomorrow, what to do with old running shoes.
From the Globe and Mail, do Canadian women believe in cosmetics claims?
From WorldChanging, tips on replacing your lawn.
From FitSugar, why you should read In Defense of Food by Michael Pollan (for the record, I agree with them).
From The Office Diet, how to beat any food craving.
Also from the Globe, the dangers of disappearing honeybees.
From Plenty Magazine, some tips on conserving water in your yard.
And from Flexitarian Menu, a Macerated Yogurt Peach Parfait that will be perfect for your Sunday brunch.