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"Completely Disposable Lunch" or Getting a Global Perspective

Kepler’s class went to the zoo on Thursday and the instructions were to pack a completely disposable lunch. When we went to the park the other day, we were instructed to pack a completely trash-free lunch.  659 more words

Life With Kepler

21 Day Declutter Challenge - Day 7

There was improvement today! Phew! I was starting to get worried that I’d subconsciously given up.

So today I did about an hours cleaning out of my girls’ play room. 330 more words

Microbeads - The Story of Stuff

It’s finally here! The Story of Stuff Project’s video about microbeads. Check it out and don’t forget to sign the petition to ban them outright =-) We know better… ‪‎safe cosmetics‬ are better for our bodies and the earth =-)


The Story of Microbeads

Dandelion Salad

storyofstuffproject May 6, 2015

This 2-minute “explainer” shows how tiny plastic microbeads are designed to go down the drain and into our rivers, lakes, and oceans and we can do to stop this ridiculous assault on our public waters.

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More stealth plastic

After Mr Snail’s recent discovery of plastic in the ‘plastic-free’ Easter egg he was given, I have been thinking about ‘hidden’ plastics… you know the sort of thing – plastic coatings on the inside of cans and jar lids, plastics in your clothes and plastics in your toiletries. 615 more words


Doing What Comes Naturally

I’m a huge fan of Annie Leonard (pictured) and her wonderful project “The Story of Stuff”; it has successfully communicated the follies of our robo-consumer society to many millions of people around the world in an elegant and charming way.   264 more words