Spooky, Full of Turkey, Spoiled in Gifts, and a New Year. With the approaching consumer-holidays, we can combat a season of electronic-carnage. Join me for an extensive post in the production of E-Waste and the mechanisms we can use to combat electronic waste. Note: this post is a hefty one, but I felt it was … Continue reading The Closet Skeletons of the E-Generation: Electronics and Disposal
Get your new and improved I-Phone 8 this November. Only $800USD to toss that old I-Phone 7 block in the trash... -If Apple said the truth in their ads. After 7 generations of IPhones, Apple is releasing the newer&shinnier this November. But this is not unique to Apple, this is the campaign used by all technological … Continue reading Unconcious Acts of Waste: I-Wasted
I have a simple question to get your fruit juices flowing: Would you trash food during a famine? NO! Of course not... Today I want to focus on one consumer problem -and one of my biggest petpeeves- food waste. World Hunger: Imagine you just ordered a delicious chocolate orange torta (insert your favorite sweet treat). … Continue reading Waste Not, Want Not. Eat The LeftOvers!!
Life is like a 10-speed bicycle. Most of us have gears we never use.” - Charles M. Schultz My mother regularly exercises her gears. The six years before she became a mother, she biked to work. After a brief break to care for my sibilings and I, my mother returned to her wheels and has … Continue reading To The First Cyclist in My Life: My Mother