Awareness is the first step in your journey to a more sustainable life.
Simply put, understanding why you need to make a change is the biggest step you can take.
Knowing why you’re doing something is what will keep you motivated. Beyond the issues plaguing our planet, why are you here, ready to make a change?
Maybe you’re not even sure you are ready to make a change. That’s fine, take a look at some of the articles below and see if they sway you.
But even more importantly, think about yourself and those you love … why are you really here? Is it because you fear for your own future, your children’s or grandchildren’s?
What’s your real why?
Mine? My childhood dream was to be a superhero. I know it sounds crazy, but superheroes save planets on the regular – so that’s what I’ve got to do! That was my starting place, but now that I’m aware of all the terrible things happening all over the planet … well, I just can’t turn a blind eye.
The posts in this section are intended to teach about climate change, pollution, extinction, and other issues that we, as humans, can (and do) have an impact on the environment.
The posts in this section are intended to teach about climate change, pollution, extinction, and other issues that we, as humans, can (and do) have an impact on.
In 2019, Americans spent an estimated $600 billion on online shopping. Unfortunately, all that shopping leads to a ton of unnecessary waste. From the chemical runoff during manufacturing to the plastic packaging that winds up in the ocean, cheap online products are a...
Bamboo products are popping up all over the place as an eco-friendly alternative, but is bamboo eco-friendly? Or is it just another greenwashed decoy to keep us buying?
Plastic is pervasive in American life. It's literally just everywhere. It's a convenience that no one thought much of at the time, and now we're all just used to seeing it. But what you don't see is the actual island of trash in the Pacific Ocean. You don't see the...
Did you know that about 40% of the ocean’s surface is covered in plastic? In our demanding and hectic lives, many of us turn to plastic for its convenience and low cost. But plastic is full of damaging chemicals; plastic is choking the oceans and poisoning our food...
The top 5 sources of plastic pollution and what you can do about it.
Ocean Water Pollution Facts Many people mistakenly assume that the oceans are so large that pollution will not have any major effect on them. Pollution happens on a large scale, but most people only think of their own habits. If you think about the amount of trash,...