Tag Archives: environmental protection

Minimalism Update #1

Two months ago, I wrote about a challenge I gave myself:   1. to minimize the number of throw-away cups (and those single-use plastic covers they come with) when I buy coffee and   2. to maximize the use of re-usable cloth … Continue reading

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Cleaning up the River

Two weeks ago, I posted this open letter to people who left their trash alongside the beautiful Cowpasture River. Last weekend, I went back there to join a group of a dozen people who spent an afternoon collecting trash along … Continue reading

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