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Month: September 2020

3 Reasons to Ditch Plastic Toothbrushes

3 Reasons to Ditch Plastic Toothbrushes

Previous to this website I had taken a few small steps toward living zero-waste and eco-friendly.  I honestly don’t recall how I found BAM but when I told my husband he said – do it! I have to buy 4 toothbrushes regularly.  I have never actually found one brand I loved though.  Whenever I shop for tooth-brushes I find there are sooo many options and I don’t particularly like any of them.  I also find them incredibly expensive for cheap…

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Talking to your kids about Climate Change

Talking to your kids about Climate Change

5 Ideas for Talking to your kids about Climate Change Gut wrenching:  When I think about talking to my kids about the state of the climate and environment. As a child I remember the awkwardness of serious talks from my parents.  They were talks like menstruation, safe adults and the ‘no secrets’ rules. Parents today have those talks and so many more. Cyber bullying, pornography, online safety.  We add corona virus, cancer and climate change to the list and it’s a…

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Can I be imperfectly green?

Can I be imperfectly green?

When starting a blog a good rule is to write about what you know.  I’m not known to be a rule follower. Living in BC I am amazed daily by the beauty that surrounds me. We walk almost daily to the ocean and can’t get enough of the fresh air and icecream. While blessed to live on the West Coast ultimately I’m an ordinary imperfect woman.  “Mommy” to two curly haired boys, and a “wifey” to a perfect (seemingly unlikely)…

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