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environment life zerowaste

The case for individual action

There’s a lot a lot going on politically right now that is super stressful and I totally understand if the environment is the last thing on your mind (even though… environmental issues are totally race and gender issues too..). Anyway I’m going to write about this as a coping mechanism and I hope you’ll read […]

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environment life zerowaste

Impact

Hi! If you haven’t read my post from last week, go ahead and do that first. Okay… Great. Last week’s challenge was donating to a teacher in any sort of way. I ended up getting prayer requests more than anything and talked a little with a friend frustrated with the way her school was running […]

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travel zerowaste

Well, hello.

Well, hello. I fell off the face of the blog earth. I don’t think anyone really cares (and I don’t mean this in a depressing way. I just write for myself a lot these days.) Anyway we finished our road trip and I went silent. I went silent because I didn’t know what to think […]

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life travel zerowaste

day 17

It is an unbelievable 17 days into the road trip and each of those 17 days has blurred together in one giant exhausting memory. I am more tired today than I have been since working two jobs in new york city. I’m sitting in Austin, Texas in bed in the guest room of two friends […]

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life zerowaste

The convincing problem

I’m reading a book about climate change. Scientifically, climate change is scary. But this book is giving me so much anxiety and dread for our environmental future. Like, I’m picturing a desert wasteland where we fight each other for food and water. At some point in this fight, you’ve gotta be the optimist. I already […]