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Lessons from Paraguay: Living Your Values

A Drop in the Ocean - Living Your Values - Lessons from Paraguay
It’s easy to say you care about the environment, and it’s easy to say that someone else should adjust their life to be better for the environment. I was guilty of it my whole life...
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DIY Zero Waste Heating Pad

DIY Zero Waste Heating Pad
Like many people, I carry all of my stress in my neck and shoulders. I decided I needed some way to ease the tension but I didn’t feel like spending the money on a heating pad - so instead I searched my apartment (and the bulk bins of my local grocery store).
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Plastic Free July Confessions

A Drop in the Ocean - Plastic Free July Confessions
Plastic free is a journey, not a destination.  So while it is always my hope that this little corner of the internet inspires you to make small changes for our planet, it's also important for me to share my own struggles and challenges with you.  None of us are perfect, but we can all do our little pieces.
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Plastic Free July - Getting Started

A Drop in the Ocean - Where to Start with Plastic Free July
Plastic Free July is here!  Not sure where to start, or need a little inspiration?  I've got the tool for you!
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#EcoWarriorChallenge - DAY 5 - Children

A Drop in the Ocean #EcoWarriorChallenge Day 5 Children
Guest post! For the past few years, I have been on a journey to reduce the amount of plastic waste that I produce. More recently it is a journey that I am able to embark on with my 6-year-old son. Here are my tips for reducing plastic when you have kids.
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#EcoWarriorChallenge - DAY 4 - Litter

A Drop in the Ocean #EcoWarriorChallenge Day 4 Litter
You’ve likely heard of the gyres of plastic floating around in the ocean, or at least the most notable Great Pacific Garbage Patch.  These gyres are massive areas of plastic collecting and swirling around, making a sort of “plastic soup.”
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#EcoWarriorChallenge - DAY 3 - Bottles

A Drop in the Ocean - #EcoWarriorChallenge Day 3 Bottles
Seabirds are a keystone species in oceanic regions. Where there is ocean, there are islands.  And these islands can be lush, beautiful jungles teeming with life, singing beautiful melodies each and every day.  Without seabirds, these island ecosystems could collapse. Seabirds distribute seeds and nutrients from island to island.  They are responsible for these lush ecosystems.
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