Are You Ready to Volunteer in Your Community on Green Issues?

It has been almost 2 years since I wrote my first post on this blog. The objective was to share my own experience in trying to make a biggest impact on climate change. I also set out to share knowledge and resources with others who are also interested in fighting climate change. One of theContinue reading “Are You Ready to Volunteer in Your Community on Green Issues?”

Great Ideas on Climate Change and Halloween

It can be spooky times for people concerned with climate change. However, with Halloween this weekend and the start of the holiday season, it is also important to also have fun and celebrate with friends. Here are some stories and tips I came across on what you can do to celebrate Halloween and still beContinue reading “Great Ideas on Climate Change and Halloween”

KnowCarbon Good News – Feb 13

As I sit in my warm house with the beautiful winter weather outside, I came across the following quote from John Boswell, “Winter, a lingering season, is a time to gather golden moments, embark upon a sentimental journey, and enjoy every idle hour”. Here are a few of the “Good News” stories, I came acrossContinue reading “KnowCarbon Good News – Feb 13”

Consumption, Minimalism, and Climate Change

Over the holidays I came across “The Minimalists” through their 2014 documentary, “Minimalism: A Documentary.” It struck me as appropriate to explore, as while Christmas is a wonderful time to spend time with family and friends, and exchanging gifts can create happiness, it is also the perfect time to reflect on the “good things inContinue reading “Consumption, Minimalism, and Climate Change”

Water Water Everywhere…

This fall we had to build a new garage since a tree fell on the old one last year. We took the opportunity to upgrade the design, from the 1920’s steel garage from Sears. However, with the new garage, the roof slopes to the front of the garage and funnels water directly onto the drivewayContinue reading “Water Water Everywhere…”