A Girl Has No Name… and she buys bottled water.

So, I have a good friend, someone who is such a good friend, that she will probably read this, and know she’s the subject matter for today’s post! But I felt it was worth talking about. She shall remain loved by me, but nameless… This friend of mine DOES have a PUR2o drinking & cooking … Continue reading A Girl Has No Name… and she buys bottled water.

Observing Earth Day 2019

Earth Day is coming up, and through the next two weeks more than a billion people in 192 countries will observe this special day. We observe it by planting a tree, teaching younger generations about recycling and conservation. We are encouraged to go for a walk, observe nature. And then what? Although some commit their lives to environmental causes, almost all of those 1 billion people celebrating Earth Day, go back to their usual routines and habits the very next day. It makes Earth Day more like a come-and-go Hallmark holiday, instead of the catalyst for us to stand up and realize some things about ourselves as a society and actually make changes that stick.

STOP BUYING AND DRINKING WATER FROM PLASTIC BOTTLES!

Between 1990 and 2005, sales of water in plastic bottles has quadrupled. These bottles are disposable one-time use plastic that cost money, aren’t much different than other options available, and can have adverse health risks.