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At the peak of liberty, I don't want to see disposable diapers

Today of all days, when we celebrate our nation’s independence, I’m happy to post this little painting of Liberty Peak in Nevada.

There are many reasons why I’m proud and glad to be an American citizen, but in my opinion, one of the best and most important things this country has done is protect our wild places. 431 more words


Keep America Beautiful ~ "People Start Pollution. People Can Stop It."

Pollution Prevention: Keep America Beautiful — Iron Eyes Cody (1904- 1999)

I grew-up watching this commercial. It always did bring a tear to my eye also. 385 more words


Chance Encounter

I’ve neglected this blog, the reasons for that being legion, but the primary reason being that we’ve moved, but I’ve continued the habit of picking up after litterbugs. 426 more words

Civic Activism

Save the Date - Great American Cleanup April 30th

Hello Neighbors! Happy (almost) Spring!

The Great American Cleanup is a nationwide program in which over 20,000 communities participate. You can find out more about the Albuquerque program… 161 more words


Relationship to the Natural World

Until the last five years or so I lived from my mind and emotions most of the time. Since learning to live more from my heart all my senses have opened more fully to the brilliance of our natural world. 1,121 more words

Pam's Musings

The History of Consumerism & Garbage

Do you ever wonder how it has all come down to this – Frantic consumption while curbs are overflowing with trash on garbage day?  To better understand, I read “ 1,131 more words


Renew Your Green Commitment this America Recycles Day

America Recycles Day, November 15th, is a nationally recognized day dedicated to looking at recycling with new eyes. Not only are we reminded to keep recycling; we’re encouraged to think beyond the commonly recycled items and improve our recycling portfolio. 572 more words