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
While this year, is far from over, 2017 has marked the most influential year of my life. So I am going to take sometime to reflect on this year. This year, more than any other, I have so much to be grateful for. I want to take a few minutes to celebrate the struggles and … Continue reading My Life Chronicles: A 2017 Update
Hugh Laurie, “It’s a terrible thing, I think, in life to wait until you’re ready. I have this feeling now that actually no one is ever ready to do anything. There is almost no such thing as ready. There is only now.” I saw the above quote this morning reading an article about being ready … Continue reading Procrastination is Damnation: Embracing proACTION
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!!
We can throw our waste in bottomless bins... We can turn our rosy cheeks... But our bottomless bins are spilling over... Band-aids cant patch a gushing artery... SO political masquerade wont collage growing mounds of trash. Did you step over trash at least once today? Growing up in my household, sweet treats were earned with … Continue reading Say Doei Doei to Rubbage Go ZeroWaste!
Litter does not belong on the beaches we lay on, the sand our children play in, and the oceans that purify our air. Today at the beach, my hands reeked of burnt cigarette. I lifted hundreds, maybe thousands, of butts from the sand. Enough to fill an entire grocery bag. Cigarettes are litter just like every grocery bag and bottle.