The Do Gooder Lifestyle: Holiday Decorating

I LOVE CHRISTMAS!!! Love love love. The warmth, the festivities, the music, the food, the gatherings - it's the best. But I DON'T love some of the fallout from it. Overconsumption and the buildup of STUFF in our lives is always a problem, but it reaches new heights during the holidays. So what's a yule-loving [...]

BT Bonus: How to Get Free Apples in Edmonton

When I wrote my original resource post for the Lawnmower Do Gooder Lifestyle piece, I didn't know I'd also be throwing in the info about apples. So I owe you the info on how to get involved with Operation Fruit Rescue Edmonton. Here you go: http://operationfruitrescue.org/ I think you may have to sign up as [...]

The Do Gooder Lifestyle: Manual Lawnmowers and Grasscycling

My August Breakfast Television segment is all about the surprisingly easy and economical alternative to conventional gas and electric lawnmowers. Here are the highlights, along with the resources I mention on the show.   Personal Story: Growing up, we always had a gas lawnmower. I hated it. Heavy bag, smelly gas, loud, dangerous. Now, we [...]

The Do Gooder Lifestyle: Cloth Diapering Resources

As you may know, I'm partnering with Breakfast Television Edmonton to create a series of segments about my efforts to walk the talk of an ethical, conscious, positive-impact lifestyle. The first segment airs July 30th and features my bouncing baby boy and I talking about our adventures in cloth diapering: how it addresses pressing issues, [...]

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