Becoming Sustainable, Products

What are the best Zero Waste products?

I have compiled a list of Zero Waste or Less Waste products and behaviors I have been implementing. Here are some places to start- I do lots of research and am only recommending things I truly believe are necessary, not all the extra ‘fun’ products that are only adding to consumption. I have included links as well, either to small shops or to Amazon. I am an affiliate with Amazon so it helps to monetize the site at no extra cost to you; none of these companies sponser me.

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American Roadtrip 2018

California Part III: Sequoia, Yosemite, and Mammoth

I wrap up my visit in California with 2 more National Parks and a visit to the Eastern Sierras/ Mammoth. I venture beyond barriers and find solitude among mountains, almost die, and find serenity under the milky way grounded in a hot spring. Oh! and I get inspired for my 3rd tattoo (which I get later in TX).
This is my second time to CA and my focus is on NorCal. I return in 2019 and focus on the South.

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Practices, Thoughts

How does COVID-19 affect the Climate Crisis?

After researching multiple reputable sources to include: The New York Times, DW, The Washington Post, BBC, The Carbonbrief organization, and GreenPeace International, I have collected information to share the COVID-19 impact on our climate crisis. While it is a short term positive effect, it is not a solution… CLEARLY. Still, there are some learning points we can take away from this pandemic. Before labeling me an optimist- read the post!

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Quick Reads

Do it for the Children

I share a letter I wrote to my senate and representatives and share an easy way where you can do the same- custom message or not. I also share why demanding changes and finding support is important for the future- for children, the generation who’ll truly be affected and can’t vote. I share an IG post about being an aunt at the end.

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