One of the biggest questions for me is how do we reconcile the desire for a decent, comfortable lifestyle, with the ever present reality of needing to minimise our impact on the planet? For me this is problematic. I feel guilty and I'll tell you for why: I still eat meat, much less frequently than … Continue reading Confessions of a Guilty Environmentalist
It is important to remember that pretty much everything we do has a carbon footprint and associated pollution, and we need to reduce our impact everywhere we can.
Nothing says consumerism quite like getting our daily magic bean fix from a little plastic pod at the touch of a button, sure they may cost £5 a box and produce a sickening amount of waste, but who cares if they save us a minute of our precious time... right? I like coffee. I don't … Continue reading Coffee Pods: The epitome of convenience culture?
How can I really make that much of a difference? Will anyone even read this? But then I remember that if we all thought like that then nothing would ever change.