Have you taken the challenge? Plastic Free July is a environmental challenge originating from Australia, but which is available to pledge around the world. The challenge runs the entire month of July, and is simple, “Choose to refuse single-use plastics during July”. Sounds easy, right? Well, in one word; yes. The challenge is easy, but you’re going to want to come prepared. … [Read more...] about Plastic Free July: Take the challenge
Tips to cutting down your plastic consumption, and living a "greener" lifestyle.
World Ocean's day is June 8, and it is Oceans Week in Halifax (if you are in Halifax, check out all the amazing events going on). I thought I would write a short post on 3 easy things you can do to help the oceans. The ocean's health is critical to our survival, and the way we are treating it now is terrible: we treat it like a garbage dump, and we need to stop. … [Read more...] about Happy Belated Oceans Day – 3 ways you can help the oceans
In honor of Rachel Carson’s birthday (May 27th 1907-April 14th, 1964), the following consists of a brief biography of this amazing women and her influences on modern ecology and the global environmental movement. … [Read more...] about Who Began the Environmental Movement? // Qui a inspiré le mouvement environnemtal?
Happy Earth Day friends! Hope you are doing something outdoors today to enjoy the amazing planet we live on - and I challenge you to pick up 10 pieces of garbage on your travels today. … [Read more...] about Happy Earth Day
What does 'living zero waste' mean? … [Read more...] about What’s in my Trash Jar