April 18, 2012 § Leave a comment
It’s week three of IDP’s Responsible Consumption month and my fellow bloggers’ posts have been entertaining and inspiring. My pledge to refrain from using paper cups and single use plastics has been going swimmingly. My pledge to open an account at a credit union…. not so much. « Read the rest of this entry »
April 10, 2012 § Leave a comment
Alright, here we go… week 2 of responsible consumption month. Paper cups used: 0
Credit Unions joined: 0
Kindness practiced: lots
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April 4, 2012 § Leave a comment
• For the month of April I will be mindful of using paper cups, “to-go” containers and plastic bags. Also I will open an account with a credit union so that my money is managed by a non-profit member-run financial institution rather than a for-profit Wall-Street-run banking corporation.
• I am doing this to engage more deeply with the concept of Right Action in my daily life.
I am interested in exploring the habitual use-and-throw-away mentality especially in relation to food and drink. Also I am curious about manifesting responsible consumption in the arena of personal finance. « Read the rest of this entry »