Hope for the Future in the Green New Deal

When I think about the future of my country, I can only hope that some of it resembles the ideals and ambitions outlined in the Green New Deal. Over the past month or so I've been hearing story after story about the Green New Deal (GND). Most news stories are either skeptical and dismissive or … Continue reading Hope for the Future in the Green New Deal

New to Backyard Composting

No more excuses. I am trying backyard composting. I have been meaning to try this for a while now. Especially since we bought a house a couple years ago in a suburban neighborhood with a modest sized backyard.  When looking around for advice on how to start this endeavor, I found that there are a … Continue reading New to Backyard Composting

The Future of our Parks is in Danger

It's hard to imagine American the Beautiful without our local, state, and national parks. Unfortunately there is another environmental protection fund that could be at risk. The Land and Water Conservation Fund was established in 1964 by Congress to make sure important land and water resources would be set aside for recreational purposes. This includes state … Continue reading The Future of our Parks is in Danger

Heading North For A While

I just got back from a week long vacation in my favorite state. Michigan is absolutely beautiful this time of year with its luscious greens and comfortable temperatures. The month of June was jam-packed with tons of activity including my performing in a community theatre production of Into the Woods and having to say goodbye … Continue reading Heading North For A While