Book Recommendation The Upcycle: Beyond Sustainability - Designing for Abundance by William McDonough and Michael Braungart (2013) More description to follow.
TED Recommendation Sylvia Earle: Protect Our Oceans https://www.ted.com/talks/sylvia_earle_s_ted_prize_wish_to_protect_our_oceans?referrer=playlist-earth_appreciated&language=en A lifetime of ocean wisdom. An Impressive Advocate Renown oceanographer, marine biologist, author and explorer, Sylvia Earle is a global treasure. She helped shed light on the beautiful and amazing mysteries that lie below the ocean, and help document for us land-dwellers some of the wonder. In the... Continue Reading →
Book Recommendation Small Is Beautiful: A Study of Economics as if People Mattered by E. F. Schumacher (1973) More description to follow.
Part four in the series Becoming Sustainably Motivated. This installment covers the needs and means for taking greater political action. It's really, really important.
The second installment in the Becoming Sustainably Motivated series. This one focuses on tips for reducing your carbon footprint.
A blog series about becoming motivated for sustainability. This first installment is about connecting with what inspires you!
Shaping the Future Renowned linguist, author, professor and social activist Noam Chomsky makes the case for optimism. As he describes, Optimism is a strategy for making a better future. Because unless you believe that the future can be better, it's unlikely you will step up and take responsibility for making it so. If you assume... Continue Reading →
Minimalism emphasizes the importance of recognizing that which we truly value, while cutting down on the rest. There is great wisdom in this.
This awesome new bag is ready to replace the plastic one that's currently dominating the planet. It's biodegradable, compostable, & edible!
TED Recommendation Al Gore: The Case for Optimism on Climate Change https://www.ted.com/talks/al_gore_the_case_for_optimism_on_climate_change#t-710790
Using cloth diapers was surprisingly easy! It's comfy for baby & way better for the environment! Learn from my 6 month experience & extensive research.