A committed environmentalist for over forty years, Ed Begley, Jr., has always tried to “live simply so others may simply live.” Now, as more and more of us are looking for ways to reduce our impact on the planet and live a cleaner, greener life, Ed shares his experiences on what works, what doesn’t and what will save you money!
Gandhi must have had Ed Begley, Jr. in mind when he said that “Happiness is When What You think, What you say, and what you do are all in Harmony.” Ed Begley Jr. lives those precepts! He makes ethical and compassionate choices and by doing so, inspires us all.
Ed is an extremely talented, multi-awarded, stage and television director, actor, speaker and writer. His latest book is titled, “Ed Begley, Jr.’s Guide to Sustainable Living: Learning to Conserve Resources and Manage an eco-conscious life.”
With his lovely wife Rachelle as protagonist, Ed’s comically entertaining and informative TV series, “Living With Ed” gave us a peek into the world of homegrown sustainability. Yet, with all this talent, and awards, Ed’s essence is extraordinary. He seems to leave ego behind as he pursues a safer and healthier life for his family, and for all families.
Daring to set the bar, Ed has been known to show up at award ceremonies riding his bicycle, and parking among the limousines.
He uses wind and solar energy to power his modest home in Studio city, California. riding his stationary bike for power, with his blender on back, he has made delicious smoothies for his family and friends. Ed has also been a consultant to other celebrity friends who want to leave a smaller carbon footprint on this planet. He has given us a landing site the possibilities that we can emulate in our own daily lives.