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Happy Earth Day! 🌏  Introducing EarthSavvy

Happy Earth Day! 🌏 Introducing EarthSavvy

So, you might have noticed that things have been a little quiet on the blog front lately.  It's not due to laziness and I haven't run out of things to say about waste (not even close - you should see the size of my drafts folder!). But I have been a little distracted. For the last couple of years, on and off, I've been working on a project and I am so freakin' excited to finally share it with you all. Without getting too ooshy gooshy, I’m dedicating this labour of love to my daughter, Savana, who recently turned 5....

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When you’re painted as a hero

When you’re painted as a hero

Recently I went to a friend’s house and was introduced to someone as an “eco warrior”.  And, I have to say, I was a bit taken aback by the label.  Although, I’m obviously passionate about environmental issues, to be honest, I was actually a little troubled by this title.

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A visit to Visy: my recycling reccie

A visit to Visy: my recycling reccie

I was a child of the 80’s…an era when the prevailing environmental message was “recycle! recycle! recycle!”.  I have fond memories of going on a school trip to the Coca Cola factory where they taught us about the many interesting ways that one could repurpose a plastic Coke bottle.  We even got to take home the (*cough* propaganda) handy reuse booklet.  Bird feeder, anyone?  

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A workshop and a screening

A workshop and a screening

Well, I’m feeling positively giddy.  On the horizon, is my very first zero waste workshop, which I’ll be running as part of EcoMatters’ fabulous month-long EcoWest Festival.

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