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Belgian Beer

Big fan of Belgian beer, but of course I moderate my consumption …

We’ve eaten up our annual supply of Earth’s renewable resources—and there’s 145 days still left in the year.

How do we get everyone’s attention on this highly disturbing trend when headlines continue to focus and celebrate Amazon and Wal-Mart’s latest strategies to increase the volume and speed with which over-consumption can occur? 97 more words

Small Space Living

Over the past few years I have been fascinated by the idea of small space living. I have watched countless videos on YouTube and even attempted to design a few spaces on my computer with an interior design software that is quite outdated at this point. 496 more words

Blog

Neoliberal capitalism vs the environment

Humans have officially been recognised as a geological force for massive changes on earth, the likes of which we haven’t seen in millions of years. We are permanently changing the face of the earth – mass extinctions, pollution, global warming – yet, despite increasing environmental consciousness globally, things are showing no signs of improving. 686 more words

Thoughts And Opinions

Recommended link: Materialism and the Coming Flood

Global warming is a real danger. More and more of us realise this. Will enough of us stop our rising levels of consumption to make a difference? 367 more words

Materialism

How to Use/Save Food That is About to Go to Waste

We all have it at one point or another: that banana in the fruit bowl that is more brown than yellow; that milk that is on the verge of souring; that celery sitting limp in the fridge; that chicken that was thawed out a few days ago. 712 more words

Food Waste