Love to read – do it sustainably

Reading is one of the oldest and most popular pastimes. There is nothing like curling up with a good book on a rainy day. As a book lover myself, I often face the moral dilemma of wanting to… Read More

10 Reasons to shop at a thrift store

When most people go shopping, they don’t automatically think to look in a thrift store first. Many people want to buy brand new items that have never been used or worn before. However, if you are trying to… Read More

Living away from home

  This was my first summer living away from home, which means that I have been learning a lot about what it takes to be more financially dependent. Most summers, I like going to the store to purchase books;… Read More

A Plastic Ocean

#STOTW Contrary to what most people may think, throwing away garbage does not actually mean that the trash goes “away”. While the objects you throw away may no longer be in sight, they do not stop existing on… Read More

Seven Energy Saving Resources

Top Energy Saving Resource Websites Sustainability Tip of the Week #STOTW   A short list of useful websites for energy saving needs ranging from the home to the workplace https://www.ase.org/ http://smarterhouse.org/ https://www.nrdc.org/issues/energy-efficiency http://www.elevateenergy.org/ http://www.elevateenergy.org/for-building-owners-managers/energy-saving-resources/ https://www.energystar.gov/campaign/home https://www.energystar.gov/index.cfm?c=kids.kids_index There’s even… Read More