Climate change is the most ‘wicked’ problem faced by humanity. But what happens if we view it as an opportunity to take advantage of instead a problem to be dealt with? Is it the medicine we need to change how we live with and care for each other? … Read More kumbaya and climate change: how the warming planet could warm our hearts
A few days ago, I set out on what would be my first ever solo hike. With the weather improving and a noticeable need for some time spent outside of the city limits, I packed my bags and laced up my hiking boots for what I assumed would be a life-changing bipedal adventure. With only… Read More a walk in the woods and a realization of the inadequacies of the natural world
Behavior is a tricky thing to tackle. Eating behaviors are even more difficult to alter or improve. I mean, we all know that things like potato chips, candy, and pints of Ben & Jerry’s are bad for us but sometimes we just reeeealllyyy need that package of gummy bears (totally speaking from personal experience). By now,… Read More how to trick people into eating plant-based meals
Okay, so we’re all aware that we should turn off our lights when we leave the room, become public transport savvy instead of driving everywhere, and somehow permanently attach a reusable bag to our person so that it’s always with us – even for that unplanned trip to the grocery store to “just get that… Read More plan a brunch date with Mother Earth this weekend.
“I thought if something was a good idea, we should be able to apply it to ourselves as guinea pigs and do something with it, rather than just tell other people what they should do. – David Holmgren