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
It is that time of the month... or should I say the second time of the month? My uterus and I have a complicated relationship. Respect does not go two ways. I have a reasonably civil relationship with a beast that sits in my belly, but that beast does not share such ladylike composure (pun … Continue reading My Fem Floodgate Monologue: ZeroWaste, Cramps and Self-Discovery
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
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.
Hello Lovely, here is a crazy fact! Three stories up from the streets of Santiago, I am writing this article while my floor is shaking. If you thought earthquake, Yes! It was an earthquake! I imagine you may be concerned, so thank you, and I am doing great! All my Chilean friends are particically unphased. Quakes … Continue reading Fruit for Thought: Simple tips to Reduce Plastic Waste.