A DIY Switch - Moisturizer and Body Scrub Wow, I suddenly became busier than I expected! Of course, not too busy to think about the environment! So I'm going to share with you one of my recent switch overs from store bought product to DIY. The reason I made this particular switch was to reduce … Continue reading DIY Goodies
A Letter to Local Representatives and Hopefuls First off, I'd like to be forthcoming and tell you that I will also be sending this letter to other Government representatives who are either currently serving or hoping to be elected in the near future. The purpose of this letter is to make you aware of … Continue reading A Letter to Local Representatives
Ms. Sales grade 5 class posing with me (Chantal Shanks) after the screening.
Alone in a crowd of opposition. I suppose this post is more of a heartfelt piece about how lonely it feels to be an advocate for change in a community of people who seem to think that everything is fine. Last night I was speaking to a friend of mine who recently moved back to … Continue reading Inaudible and Lost
10 Ways You Can Help The Planet Today start a compost don't buy anything with wasteful packaging (think plastic wrapped fruit) go strawless - order drinks without straws, you don't really need them anyway take reusable bags to the store and leave the plastic bags alone recycle! pick up some litter and put it … Continue reading First 10 Tips
Should we demand action immediately, or be more gently persuasive when it comes to climate change? Over the years, I've learned a lot about different environmental issues. It's always felt natural to me to share information with other people because somewhere in my mind, I've always thought that if people were given ways to make … Continue reading Gentle Persuasion?
An Open Letter to Climate Change Deniers Dear climate change deniers, I am writing to you because I truly want you to understand something. Those of us that are genuinely worried about the climate wish that you were right. At least, I know I wish that you were right. From the bottom of my … Continue reading I Wish You Were Right