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Why I was as busy as a bee

I hadn’t blogged for a while because I was working working working on two special projects that I’d like to share with you. The first was for an awards program that showcases all the cool, green living, sustainability work that occurs in our state. Look at the slideshow here and be…

Italian olive wood

Wow! November was packed so full that I didn’t write at all. My oldest had time for a trip to the Continent. I wanted her to spend her time taking in the culture of her surroundings instead of shopping for gifts, but she evidently couldn’t help herself and brought this back for…

Sustainability — What about the solar car?

After reading my post about the Urban Ambassador nomination (here), someone asked, “What about the solar car? Wasn’t that sustainability?” Yes, the solar car was sustainability work for the future. I think I’ve had sustainability as my lifestyle for so long that I truly don’t know what is/isn’t in the sustainable category. Maybe…

Sustainable thoughts

I was recently nominated for Urban Ambassador’s Ambassador of the Year Award. Part of the nomination included a thinking piece. I was asked: a. Why do you feel it is important to be sustainable in your day to day activities? b. What motivates you to bring people together on the…