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Michael Straus
Works at StrausHomeRanch.com
Attended UC Santa Cruz
Lives in San Francisco Bay Area
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How to Be as Good an Environmentalist in a Hotel as You Are at HomeBy Mia Taylor, May 12, 2015NEW YORK (MainStreet) — So you've decided to live your life in an eco-conscious way, an effort that includes recycling religiously, conserving water, driving a hybrid and perhaps even installing solar panels or buying a Tesla home battery.But what about when you travel? How do you keep that eco-friendly momentum when jetting around the globe in a giant c...
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Tanzania evicts thousands of Maasai for hunting safaris  bit.ly/1x9uqUo 
| Green Travel News | Thousands of indigenous Maasai are being forced off their land at gunpoint, in an illegal land grab orchestrated by the Tanzanian government and a company based in the United Arab Emirates that wants to operate luxury hunting safaris.
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Cuz nothing says "spiritual quest" quite like a weekend of debauchery in Vegas purportedly pursuing 'sustainability' ... my latest article for GreenTravelerGuides.com: http://bit.ly/1BOwLm4
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For anyone who's stayed at our Straus Home Ranch (www.StrausHomeRanch.com) vacation rental, we're now able to get reviews on Google (in case you're inclined to sing our praises publicly) :) That link is: http://bit.ly/1NekBWL
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Nana's Ghost: The first in a series of true-life interviews recounting psychic and paranormal experiences. Send me a message if you'd be willing to share your story. Published on my blog: http://bit.ly/1Lvlhen
Peggy, a long-time television producer, recounts a magical encounter with the ghosts of her deceased grandmother, grandfather and teenage nephew. This interview is part of a series of real-life accounts of psychic and paranormal phenomena. My premise is that by identifying common or recurring characteristics, we might shed light on an underlying, otherwise-invisible fabric of …
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In June 2014, my sisters and I transformed our family's 150+ year old house on our historic organic farm in West Marin into a (really awesome) vacation rental. We're about a 1 hour 15 drive from either San Francisco or Berkeley.By way of brief background, our family has been deeply involved in the organic food and sustainable agriculture movements, including Straus Family Creamery, the Marin Agricultural Land Trust, Marin Organic, Cheese Trail, S...
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One again balancing spiritual consciousness with sustainable consumerism -- my new article on Green Traveler Guides about Mario Batali's ‪#‎BandBRistorante‬ in Las Vegas. Read it at: http://bit.ly/1w8ihsT 
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Marshall's Mystic Milkman ;)
Introduction
Owner, www.StrausHomeRanch.com; Senior Editor, www.GreenTravelerGuides.com; Blogger at www.MichaelStraus.org (including psychic explorations)
Education
  • UC Santa Cruz
    Russian Studies, 1985 - 1990
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Work
Occupation
Owner, StrausHomeRanch.com
Employment
  • StrausHomeRanch.com
    Owner, 2014 - present
  • Cosmic-Soup.com
    Publisher / Editor, 2013 - present
  • MichaelStraus.org
    Blogger, present
  • GreenTravelerGuides.com
    Senior Editor|, 2010 - present
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
San Francisco Bay Area
Previously
Marshall, CA