8 Ways to Help the Earth this Earth Day

8 Ways to Help the Earth this Earth Day

1. Use a reusable bag & water bottle. Single-use plastic takes more than 500 years to decompose. Straws, plastic bags, and six-pack rings continue to pollute the environment and hurt marine life. Next time, think of Mother Earth and fill up a permanent water bottle or bring your canvas bag when shopping. 2. Eat local!…

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why do we celebrate Earth Day on April 22?

MUNDANE MYSTERIES: Why do we celebrate Earth Day on April 22?

Happy Earth Day! I hope you’re recycling or planting a tree later to celebrate. I always thought we had Earth Day on April 22nd because it’s Spring and the weather is nice enough to plant something or go outside and do earth-y things. But that’s not the reason at all actually. Back when the first…