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disposable coffee cup pollution

Coffee culture in the U.S. has expanded exponentially in the past decade. However, our love of white chocolate mochas has’t slowed us down in this fast paced society. Rather than taking the time to enjoy a cup of joe at local coffee shops, we take our coffee to go. And in this way, we’ve created another[…]

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small space and indoor gardening

    I am so thankful to have backyard space to tend a garden. When I moved to my tiny yellow bungalow, the size of the bungalow didn’t even faze me, because I was too excited to have a backyard after years of living in apartments. Having a backyard really was the catalyst that started[…]

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plastic free living: round 2

Last week, I mentioned reading Plastic Purge  by Michael SanClements. His book really delved into the history of plastics and gave some great advice for reducing plastics in our daily life. This week, I’ve been reading Slow Death by Rubber Duck, written by Rick Smith & Bruce Lourie. I am only half way through the book but[…]