We all know that it’s important to Reduce, Reuse and Recycle. But if we're not doing it properly, it can really do more harm than good. CBC News has been featuring a news series called "Reduce, Reuse, Rethink" which covers stories about recycling across Canada. A recent article simply titled "Many Canadians are recycling wrong, … Continue reading Recycling, Right.
I've recently decided to make a change. I have decided to take on the challenge to live a more eco-friendly, low-waste lifestyle. It's no secret that we are not in good shape. We continue to over-use our planet's natural resources, pollute our air, water, and land, cut down and clear forests, and endanger species - … Continue reading Why low waste?
Monday Motivation - 06.25.2018 "What would you like to do if money were no object?" If you have not yet listened to this talk, I implore you to give 3 minutes of your life to this (if only to hear Alan Watts' voice). If you have already heard this, you know it is worth listening … Continue reading “If money were no object”
This week the Globe and Mail released a disturbing, yet sadly unsurprising, story that hit very close to home. They revealed the details of an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct by Norman Hardie, an (in)famous Canadian sommelier, wine-maker, and major player in the country's food & beverage industry. I say this hits close to … Continue reading Changing the Norms
I just turned 25. For years now I have paid very little attention to birthdays, but this year felt different. 25 is one of the last real milestone birthdays you get, you've shifted into the second half of your twenties, and can now literally claim the term "quarter life crisis." I know this doesn't make … Continue reading Quarter Century Club
If you are part of the majority of us working a Monday - Friday schedule, you know the dread that Monday mornings can bring. Even if you LOVE that job of yours, it can still be tough to shake off the weekend and get motivated to return to the grind. And if you aren't obsessed … Continue reading Monday Motivation