Welcome to my blog! Just to clarify, that title is a pun, and this article isn’t going to be an analysis on the physics of straws ;). I hope you had a happy and eco-friendly halloween, and this week we’ll discuss the various ways plastic straws are awful. If you want more entertainment after reading … More Why Plastic Straws Suck
If you’ve been following my blog for a while now you know that refusing plastic is something I’m passionate about. Sure, plastic is difficult to avoid, but even the smallest steps can make an enormous difference. In my series about ocean pollution, I discussed the negative affects plastic has on people as well as marine … More Plastic is Bringing Toxins into your Body- Here’s Proof
Welcome back to my series on strange animals! If you missed last week’s post, be sure to catch up by clicking this link. Last week’s focus was reptiles, and this post is all about underwater animals. Marine animals have always held my fascination, and I’m absolutely awed by the diversity and complexity of underwater ecosystems. I hope … More Freaky Fauna- Part 2
Welcome to my blog! Here in Georgia July has been extremely hot and humid, and with pools being closed due to COVID-19, there’s not much to do. However, there are a few fun activities to keep you occupied and help the earth, and this advice can apply to any summer! Use natural sunscreen at … More How to Have an Eco-Friendly Summer
Where I am in the state of Georgia in America, life is returning back to normal. As thousands of stories of recovery from the corona virus brighten my day, I thought I’d share some of my favorite animal comeback stories. If you currently have the virus or a loved one of yours has it, let … More The Best Animal Comebacks (From Near Extinction)
Welcome to my website! During the COVID-19 pandemic, I’ve made many posts about things to entertain you, but I realized I haven’t actually made a post on things you can DO. In many areas of the world, people are confined to their houses and unable to go anywhere, but there is always something you can … More Ways to Help the Planet During Quarantine
Several weeks ago I wrote an article detailing a few of the positive environmental benefits that have come from the corona virus restrictions, and I thought I’d give another update. If you missed that post, click here to read The Bright Side of COVID-19. Since then, organizations like NOAA and the International Energy Agency have been … More The Perks of a Pandemic
Welcome back to my website! It’s been a long time since I’ve written a post about my favorite documentaries, so if you missed my other articles on this subject you can click here and here. Documentaries are a wonderful way to learn more about any given topic, and while some may make your eyes start drooping in boredom, … More More of my Favorite Documentaries
Welcome back to my website! If you missed the previous posts from this series, click here and here to read them. This week we’ll discuss ten good (and free!) eco-friendly habits that help the planet and help you! Taking short showers. This simple life change seems easy, but I know how hard it is to give up those … More How to Save the Planet- for FREE! (Part 3)
If you missed last week’s post/the beginning of this series, be sure to check it out here. Today we’ll be exploring more ways to help the earth- with no downsides for your bank account! Before we get into this week’s post, if you’re interested in checking out my YouTube channel, A Life of Hope, click this link. Now without … More How to Save the Planet- For FREE! (Part 2)
Welcome back to my blog, and to the start of a new series. In last week’s post, I mentioned how the effort one person makes to reduce their negative impact on our planet makes a huge difference. Unfortunately, it’s hard to take that step to try to live a more conscious lifestyle, and oftentimes the desire to … More How to Save the Planet- for FREE!
I find it interesting and wonderful that people from many walks of life all over America can unite over sports. With the Kansas City Chiefs winning the Super Bowl, fans of the same team hug each other joyously, even if they’re strangers! Likewise, 49ers fans can join together over the sting of loss. If so … More How Can We Unite?
Merry Christmas and welcome back to my blog! This week I’ll be discussing the important reasons not to give someone a pet for a present, but if you missed my post last week you can check it out here. Pets are wonderful and can drastically improve your life, but choosing to take in an animal is … More DON’T Get Your Kid a Pet for Christmas!
I recently watched the new sequel to the movie 47 Meters Down, and I noticed the extreme misrepresentation of sharks. Unfortunately, sharks are usually depicted as savage and bloodthirsty monsters that kill anything in their path, while nothing could be further from the truth! Before I get into today’s post, I would like to note that I … More The Truth About Sharks
There are actually many ways hunting helps aid conservation efforts. First, I think I should state the obvious: Hunting doesn’t help conserve the exact animal you’re shooting. However, keeping the population in check can help the species as a whole. Due to habitat loss, many animals, in this case, deer are facing harsher starvation than … More How Does Hunting= Conservation?