More than One Way to Be Sustainable with Unilever

I’ve been writing about green living and sustainability for so long that it’s almost second nature now. The conscious actions that my family and I have adopted during the last 5 years or so have become family habits that now feel effortless. I realize, however, that not every family or every company is there yet.… Continue reading More than One Way to Be Sustainable with Unilever

You & I Can Help Unilever Cross Off Hunger

My family is blessed. We’re not always able to buy the things we want, but we’re almost always able to have what we need. There are many, many families and people throughout the nation for whom that is just not the case. Having been in a position to need help in the past, my family… Continue reading You & I Can Help Unilever Cross Off Hunger

The Losing Battle Against High Fructose Corn Syrup

Photo by boeke Grocery shopping has never been fun for me, but not long ago, it used to be quick and relatively painless. Now, if and when I walk through the aisles of my nearest store, it feels like I’m walking through a minefield, trying desperately to avoid being blown to pieces by a hidden… Continue reading The Losing Battle Against High Fructose Corn Syrup

Had It Up to Here with Bottled Water? Start a Lie

For more than a year, it’s been an uphill battle trying to convince some of my friends and family members that bottled water is really nothing more than supremely overpriced tap water. Some of them still insist it tastes better and is better for them, which is what the bottled water industry wants them to… Continue reading Had It Up to Here with Bottled Water? Start a Lie