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the Coffee Footprint

Sitting and sipping my meticulously brewed cappuccino, my mind wanders to thoughts of how the coffee made it to my cup, the places the beans have been and the hands they passed through. 778 more words


Disconnected (Why We Chose Not to Have the Internet, For Now)

It’s not that we can’t get internet at our new place, or that it’s too expensive (though I’m not mad about paying one less bill every month). 535 more words


Fair Trade Easter

Easter and all its sweet pleasures is just around the corner. For thousands of years eggs have been symbolic of fertility and rebirth especially during spring time, well before Christian traditions. 238 more words

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WWOOFing Adventure

What better way to spend your senior year spring break than scooping up donkey poo? Seriously, though, that’s what I did. And it was awesome. 556 more words


Here's to the crazy ones

“Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The troublemakers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They’re not fond of rules. 686 more words

The Financial Benefits of Sustainability Initiatives

By Keri Masterson, Green Seal Marketing Intern

In recent years, the topic of sustainability has emerged as an area of increasing focus across the business sector with large upside potential as a tool for creating value in both the developed and… 788 more words

Conscious Consumption

All I Want for Christmas is…Less Stuff: Learning Conscious Consumption

Conscious consumption is a social movement that based around increased awareness of the impact of purchasing decisions on the environment and the consumer’s health and life in general. 527 more words

Think Your Way To A Better Life