Be the change you want  to see in the world

28 Jan 2017

=> I help clean nature and public spaces

=> I reduce environmental contamination

=> I fulfill my positive duty as a citizen

Yet another social media miracle: people now find it cool to pick trash up off the street. It’s called the “1 Piece of Rubbish” campaign! As it says, the idea is to pick one piece...

5 Oct 2016

→ I stop using plastic cups.

→ I reduce daily waste.

The more I dig into this, the more I realize that plastic has been responsible for a radical shift in our consumer society. Before this fabulous invention, there were more metal cups, bottles were made out of glass and managed with deposits, house i...

28 Sep 2016

→ I use natural products instead of chemical products

→ I reduce wrappings and containers in my trash

→ I rediscover the good old ways

More proof that adopting practices that respect the environment helps save money at the same time. I give you... white vinegar!

My mom is walking advertisement for this...

23 Sep 2016

→ I use natural products on my body

→ I reduce my carbon footprint by reducing my trash

When you walk the path of changing the world, there comes a time when obstacles arise, and they’re not what you expect them to be.

I say that because Colin Beaven, in his book “No impact man”, was saying that in his...

21 Sep 2016

→ I save money by drinking tap water

→ I reduce daily waste by avoiding plastic bottles and cups

Plastic, plastic, and more plastic. If there is one commodity that really makes us use a lot of plastic, it’s water. I remember seeing the family trash can filled with empty bottles at the end of the week,...

18 Sep 2016

=> controlling my energy consumption

=> reducing my bill and saving money

=> maximizing my appliances’ lifespans

Hark the violins, here comes the drama. Nuclear power debate set aside, did you know you had the power, here and now, to shut down two French nuclear power stations?

Sorry for the apocalyptic...

12 Sep 2016

=> drastically reducing the weight of my trash bin

=> creating humus to boost fruit and vegetable growth

Have you ever heard this saying: “The best waste it the waste we don’t create”? I told myself, what if the second best waste was the one we could compost?

I’m sure you’ve all heard something about c...

11 Sep 2016

=> measuring my environmental impact

=> identifying my major sources of pollution

=> finding ways to change my habits

Changing the world, sure, but it’s good to learn where we’re at so that we can understand where to go. As care for the environment goes, it’s even more true that you must know your own...

7 Sep 2016

=> one liter of water saved at every flush

=> I reduce water use and save money

This “Buy Local” topic will come time and time again over the year! We see many initiatives around us supporting this trend: Sometimes, minimizing my impact on this beautiful planet also means minimizing out-of-pocket expe...

1 Sep 2016

=> 15 kg less paper your trash every year

=>reduce exposure to the hundreds of ads we are bombarded with every day

What’s important is often just the first step. I want to show that sometimes only a tiny effort is needed to get the cogs turning and that in the end, once you start asking stupid questio...

18 Aug 2016

=> controlling my energy consumption

=> reducing my bill and saving money

=> maximizing my appliances’ lifespans

Hark the violins, here comes the drama. Nuclear power debate set aside, did you know you had the power, here and now, to shut down two French nuclear power stations?

Sorry for the apocalyptic...

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