Earth Hour

Earth Hour was last night at 8:30pm (local time) and, if 2010 is an indicator, this was the biggest Earth Hour yet. Don’t know what Earth Hour is? It’s when countries and individuals turn off their lights for one hour to make a statement against climate change. Continue reading


Green is Important

I know some may wonder why it is important to live a green lifestyle. Isn’t that kind of thing for environmentalists and Al Gore?  For the record I do not consider myself an environmentalist or an Al Gore groupie, I’m just someone who cares about where I live.  We need to take care of the earth for the same reason we  keep our apartments and houses clean,  so that we can live in them comfortably (well, at least most of us keep our houses clean). Continue reading