Document Your Life #98 – The Uphill Battle Of Recycling

Where I live, recycling is just an uphill battle. Not even the one recycling company that I managed to find is capable of making recycling easy. After asking several people (who told me it didn’t exist and that it was impossible), refusing to believe it and then searching online, I finally found a recycling company […]

STOP swimming with dolphins

Document Your Life #65 – A Step in the Right Direction

Today, we took a step in the right direction. In the past couple of years, I’ve become increasingly concerned with welfare – i.e. the welfare of the planet & the environment as well as the welfare of animals and humans. I really don’t like or support the destruction and exploitation of the planet, of humans […]

David Attenborough urges action on plastics after filming Blue Planet II

Document Your Life #55 – Plastic Waste

I was reading this really interesting article in The Guardian entitled “David Attenborough urges action on plastics after filming Blue Planet II” and there were so many thoughts that jumped into my mind again. It’s been a while since I’ve really thought about plastic and the spinoffs (e.g. pollution, waste, trash, etc.), and this article […]

Sunday on Bavaro Beach - after Hurricane Maria

Document Your Life #33 – After Hurricane Maria & Denying Climate Change

Back in Punta Cana and it’s okay. You can definitely tell that a hurricane passed here, BUT it’s not that bad. Most of the damages that we saw driving from the airport to our house yesterday were broken/fallen trees and street signs & signs that have been knocked down. Our house is okay too. Part […]

Document Your Life #26 – Flickr, Hurricane Maria & Climate Change

Sunday fun day! I feel like I’ve literally been sitting on the couch the entire day… yesterday, my laptop started giving me pop-up messages saying that it was running out of storage space. Uh oh. I knew this was coming. I have so many photos and videos on my hard drive right now, and I […]