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The Story of Stuff–In Which You (Formally) Meet Monkaroo

Dear Lily June,

Meet Monkaroo.

He may look, to you, like any one of a number of cute stuffed monkeys you’ll see around the world (or even around our apartment). 2,362 more words

Memories And Memoir

The Story of Stuff

If you have never seen the Story of Stuff, I recommend it (see below) – it’s only about 10mins long.

There is also the Story of Solutions which I’ve included below.

All present and correct

How are your festive preparations going?

Are you the sort of person who spends months dashing about shopping, organising and decorating the house for whatever festivities you are celebrating? 753 more words

Community And Society

The Story of Stuff

Stuff – used to refer to a substance or a group of things or ideas without saying exactly what they are.


Book Review: The Story of Stuff

The Story of Stuff 
Annie Leonard, Free Press, 2010

Annie Leonard would probably be happy to hear that I bought her book at a thrift shop for a couple dollars. 638 more words

Book Review

Il principe bagnato di Bel Air

La siccità in California è ormai entrata nel suo quarto anno e diventa sempre più drammatica. Il governatore dello stato Jerry Brown ha imposto da tempo un taglio del 25% dei consumi idrici, mentre le campagne informative chiedono insistentemente ai cittadini di mettere in pratica piccoli gesti di risparmio idrico, dal far scorrere meno frequentemente l’acqua del water al raccogliere in una bacinella quella che scorre durante la doccia per innaffiare le piante. 788 more words


Plastic Microbead-Free Toothpaste

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Please don’t tell my dentist…

For many years (probably about a decade) too many of my teeth had hurt when I ate not just hot or cold foods, but when I drank a mere glass of water or rinsed my teeth with water after brushing them. 383 more words

Zero Waste