Why This Mom Is Joining The Extinction Rebellion

No one can accuse me of not trying the “regular” democratic route to achieve change.  I drive an electric car, I heat my house with heat pumps rather than oil, my electricity comes from renewable energy, I’m trying to cut down air travel, I donate money to plant trees. I’ve talked to my friends and family ad nauseum about climate change (thank you for still … Continue reading Why This Mom Is Joining The Extinction Rebellion

Schools Go Green and Save Money

Fun fact, schools spend more than $8 billion each year on energy, more than they spend on computers and textbooks combined. Take a second for that to sink in. Schools are major consumers of energy. They represent about 8% of energy use in the US. We know that burning fossil fuels accelerates global warming and pollutes our air and water. And if you’ve ever been … Continue reading Schools Go Green and Save Money