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One month with NO (ok very little) plastic!

Well, I did just about a month without plastic. Mostly. HA. Actually it wasn’t as hard as I thought it would be and it was A LOT cheaper!!! Like A LOT. I didn’t lose any real weight to speak of … Continue reading

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Earth Day 2018, and the No Plastic Challenge

Happy Earth Day, two days late. Why was the last time I blogged last Earth Day 2017?! Ok so this year the global theme is Ending Plastic Pollution.  At my (new) job I have already joined the Social Responsibility Team … Continue reading

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Happy Earth Day (late)

I wrote this yesterday but I had technical problems, so here it is! Happy Earth Day! I debated what to blog today, but while in the shower, which is where I do my best thinking, it came to me. I … Continue reading

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Why is buying clothes so hard!?

It’s been too long since I posted! Syreeta sent me a text this week saying, why haven’t you been blogging. If you look at some of my older posts I mention how much I love my crew. They keep me … Continue reading

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Try a Farm Share, you’ll love it!

As I write this, it’s raining in California – heavy, storming, windy rain. Rain always makes me think of food and farms. Because – having studied water, it’s the critical component in food production, and we are managing it so … Continue reading

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A new day…

This weekend was the beginning a new era for the United States. However you might feel about it, good or bad, a new beginning can always be a time for reflection. I am renewing and strengthening my own commitment to … Continue reading

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Starting fresh in 2017. New blog focus.

Well I haven’t blogged in a VERY long time, really, since Jan 2014. But over the holiday break, my bestie Syreeta was here and challenged me to start writing again about living an ethical lifestyle on any budget. It all … Continue reading

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2015 musing and more travel to come!

So 2014 was a very strange year for me. Clearly I didn’t blog at all, but there wasn’t a lot going on, then there was, then there wasn’t. But what matters is not a lot of travel, for the Traveling … Continue reading

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2014….A new year

So its been almost two years since I left for England. Since then, I have lived in Bath, finished my graduate degree and sold my home. WHEW! Escrow closed to today officially. It feels weird to not have a home … Continue reading

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An interview on water :)

Latest homework. Scientists generally have a look about them. Their offices reflect juxtaposition between the apparently drab and the beautiful. Michael Puma is no exception. Engineers and scientists often have the worst office spaces, with industrial carpet, starkly white walls, … Continue reading

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