I Am Green

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    My Green Efforts

    The biggest thing I do to be green is to buy used stuff and refurbish things.  Never have bought a new car and I never will.  I recycle, compost, grow a little organic food and don't waste gas.  Also, teach kids and take them camping and hiking in the wilderness.
    bricmpt bricmpt
    36-40, M
    1 Response Aug 21, 2009

    I Do My Best

    In terms of being green, my lack of a car is a good thing.  No car means I pretty much have to use public transportation everywhere!I use my reusable shopping bags; one is in my backpack pretty much all the time.  And speaking of shopping, I do my best to avoid buying new.  I...
    Plaid Plaid
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 11, 2012

    There's Always Something to Do

    You just have to do it. I agree it's a discipline, or that not everybody can afford a hybrid car or an ecological house. But it's not only about doing little things, it's mainly about changing our way to see the world, that has changed a lot, without us apparently. We here are...
    deleted deleted
    Jun 26, 2008

    Green Living

    I have been trying so hard to live a green lifestyle. It feels so good when you consciously do something to better the planet and yourself. Some things I have been doing these days include: Buying light bulbs with the energy star (CFL's) Bringing my own bags to the grocery...
    Bellezza Bellezza
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jul 9, 2007
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