Tag Archives: social change

Weddings and Marriage? Not exactly the same thing.

I caught myself looking at wedding pictures online again.  It’s a guilty pleasure of mine.  Something about the dreamy, gorgeous pictures of two people happy and in love…and this made me really think about the way our society views relationships, … Continue reading

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Look on the Bright Side

Say the words “Muslim” or “Islam” and subconsciously most Americans will probably think “terrorist.”  I think that we have tendency to want to categorize things as “good” and “bad” these days.  We only need to watch the news – depending … Continue reading

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Product Spotlight: Seventh Generation

One of the easiest ways to green our purchasing choices is to buy products made by Seventh Generation.  They make cleaning products, laundry detergent, trash bags, paper towels, napkins, tampons, and baby products.  According to The Better World Shopping Guide, … Continue reading

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It’s the principle of the thing

Please enjoy this latest update on how female legislators are fighting back: The debate these days isn’t about pro-life or pro-choice.  It’s about a man’s ability to tell a woman what to do. Yes, abortion and contraception are moral and … Continue reading

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The Great Contraception Debate

I am sick of hearing politicians talk about sex.  I am tired of hearing about their scandals, and I am tired of hearing these men talk about what women can and cannot do with their bodies.  Does anyone remember that … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning (Part 3)

Okay.  I’ll flatter myself for a moment and think that you’ve read my previous posts.  Perhaps you’ve changed which products you use to clean, and maybe you’ve even started to declutter a small corner of your home.  But there’s yet … Continue reading

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Spring Cleaning (Part 1)

Here on the East Coast, the weather is warming up, flowers are starting to bloom, and the days are getting longer.  Chances are that some of us are starting to think about spring cleaning!  Consciously choosing our cleaning products is … Continue reading

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Quick and Easy Internet Makeover

1. Stop using Internet Explorer, Hotmail, and Bing.  (Again, because of The Better World Shopping Guide.) 2. Download Mozilla Firefox for free here or download Google Chrome for free here. 3. Set your default search engine to GoodSearch.  I absolutely … Continue reading

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Occupy Our Food Supply!

You eat, right? You realize that food does not magically appear on your grocery store shelves? Then, read this article, pay attention, and GET INVOLVED!

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The Makeover, part 1

Makeovers are a popular theme in today’s society, where a person is turned into a (hopefully) better version of themselves.  I’m going to propose a new twist on the makeover, using The Better World Shopping Guide as a guide.  Why?  Because … Continue reading

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