February 2020

So Fresh and So Clean: Zero-Waste Deodorant and Toothpaste

It always seems what’s bad for us is bad for the Earth, doesn’t it?  That’s certainly the case with our typical household cleaning products.  But have you ever given any thought to the ingredients in your personal care products? Our skin is our body’s largest organ, and these companies want us to put what on it? And if we zoom out, think of the cumulative impact — all those toxins… Read More »So Fresh and So Clean: Zero-Waste Deodorant and Toothpaste

That Oh Shit Moment: or so you’ve received your climate call

It might show up as a sinking feeling, a knot in your stomach, a sudden realization that your life plans don’t make sense anymore. Maybe you read Deep Adaptation or you just couldn’t look away from the mountains of (in many cases, tangibly felt) evidence any longer.  However it happened, you’ve received your climate call. I received mine in early December 2015. You see, at the time, I was busy… Read More »That Oh Shit Moment: or so you’ve received your climate call