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Can we compost our greywater?

Can we compost our greywater?

It's #MotivationMonday! Enjoy this week's reflection on becoming an everyday activist to protect our precious planet at home, in our community, and beyond.    For years, we have composted our food scraps. This week, in honor of World Water Day this month, we started taking it a step further by asking another question: Can we compost our greywater? Let's step back a second and make sure we're on the same page. Just to clarify, we're talking greywater (from shower and sink), not blackwater (aka sewage). Learn more about the difference between greywater and blackwater here. So, really, can we compost our greywater? It is...

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We are part of the water cycle

We are part of the water cycle

It's #ThoughtfulThursday. Enjoy our hand-picked selection of resources to ignite and inspire. To celebrate World Water Day in March, our theme is water. Tools for Inspiration MY INSPIRATION “Life in us is like the water in a river.” (Henry David Thoreau) It moves through us, connects us with all things. It's a simple concept but quite profound when you stop and think about it. As humans, we're about 60% water. Recycled, reused, repurposed, reclaimed, reused again; a truly amazing cycle of which to be a part. MY FAVE RESOURCE  So many ideas for water conservation. http://wateruseitwisely.com/100-ways-to-conserve/ AWESOME ACTION CHECKLIST This checklist...

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Resources for Self-Care

Resources for Self-Care

It's #ThoughtfulThursday. Enjoy our hand-picked selection of resources for inspiration and making action easy. If you missed it.... get this week's story for #MotivationMonday right here. Tools for Inspiration MY INSPIRATION  I don't know whether to attribute this wisdom to native peoples of South America or Africa, I've seen it quoted for both. Regarding an American traveling abroad: “On the first morning, they all woke up early and traveled fast and covered a great distance. The second morning was the same—woke up early, traveled fast, and traveled far. Third morning, same thing. But on the fourth morning, the local hired help...

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