Sustainable Living Challenge

Week 3: Recycling 101

This is one of two posts about recycling that I plan to write.  The other will come up further along in the challenge when I talk about recycling items that may take a bit more time and energy.  But for today, here are the basics! Where Does All of Our Trash Go? One of my… Continue reading Week 3: Recycling 101

Hippie Dippie Corner

Eco-friendly…nerding?

So...I am a nerd.  I think I've already mentioned this, but I'm putting it out there again so no one can say I didn't warn them.  In case you're curious, my main fandoms are Doctor Who, Harry Potter, Firefly, Star Trek, Star Wars, and Lord of the Rings (I swear that's not the only reason… Continue reading Eco-friendly…nerding?

Sustainable Living Challenge

Week 2: Turn the hall light off!!!

I have to warn you guys, talking about energy can be...well...a bit of a downer.  So take a deep breath and bare with me for a few paragraphs.  Sometimes talking about the environment can feel like a lot of gloom and doom.  But if you keep reading, I hope you'll agree with me when I… Continue reading Week 2: Turn the hall light off!!!

Sustainable Living Challenge

Week 1: Save some for the fishes

Liquid Worth Fighting For If you already have your head in the "green" game, you may have heard the term "water wars" popping up recently.  And no, I'm not talking about the Young Adult novel by Cameron Stracher.  I'm talking about articles that have come up in National Geographic and Newsweek, among other media sources.… Continue reading Week 1: Save some for the fishes

Hippie Dippie Corner

Vegan Cheese…Take Two

First of all, welcome to the Hippie Dippie Corner!  On top of my weekly blog posts about sustainable living, you can check this page out for some fun anecdotes about the things going on in my life at the moment!  And without further ado, here are some adventures in making vegan cheese! As I mentioned… Continue reading Vegan Cheese…Take Two