Tag: activism

<i>Ten Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint</i>

Ten Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

  Global warming and your carbon footprint   Global warming is a problem.   We are hearing it from all sides. Excess carbon dioxide, and other greenhouse gasses, spew into the atmosphere every day due to the burning of fossil fuels, the spraying of pesticides, […]

<i>Inside My Zero Waste Kit – How I Avoid Plastic On the Go</i>

Inside My Zero Waste Kit – How I Avoid Plastic On the Go

– Earth Day! –    This Saturday the 21st is Earth Day! To me, every day is Earth Day, but Saturday is devoted especially to celebrating our beautiful Earth.    This year, it’s dedicated to eliminating plastic pollution, which, as you know, is a topic […]

<i>Plastic Pollution is Destroying the Earth – Here’s How You Can Help </i>

Plastic Pollution is Destroying the Earth – Here’s How You Can Help

Plastic pollution is here to stay I recently watched a video about the research of an environmentalist who studies plastic pollution and she calculated that if every bit of plastic that exists was spread out ankle deep it would cover an area the size of […]

<i>Nature’s Greatest Magic Trick – Aka Urban Composting 101</i>

Nature’s Greatest Magic Trick – Aka Urban Composting 101

Photo credit: Vero Photoart Unsplash  A 5 minute read –    What is Composting? Say what? It’s 2018! We all know what composting is! Don’t we? It might seem unnecessary to define, but when I was living in Jersey City I met several people who […]

<i>Sustainable Living as Activism</i>

Sustainable Living as Activism

Photo credit: Jamie Fisher  A 7 minute read –   We are quickly approaching the one year anniversary of the Women’s March on Washington, the largest protest in US history. Which is not something to be taken lightly. At a moment when many of us were […]