Getting on the road

Traveling in America amidst unrest, a call for social justice, and a global pandemic. This isn’t the time when you’d readily be thinking about living out of a car on the West Coast with your college roommate for two weeks, but the world in crisis aligned with my quarter life crisis, so on the road […]

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Eco Enlightened May 29, 2020

Hello, welcome back to eco enlightened! Bringing you the environmental news everyone should know. Tune in bi-weekly to stay #ecoenlightened! “Global emissions plunged an unprecedented 17 percent during the coronavirus pandemic”The Daily Skimm 5.20.20 “U.S States Sue Trump Administration Over Fuel Efficiency Rollback”Via Little Green Panda Do you have a reusable mask yet? If not, shop […]

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Eco Enlightened May 1, 2020

Hello, welcome back to eco enlightened! Bringing you the environmental news everyone should know. Tune in bi-weekly to stay #ecoenlightened! “Australia’s Fire Season Ends,  and Researchers Look to the Next One”“Emissions Declines Will Set Records This Year. But It’s Not Good News.” The Daily Skimm 4.23.20 You can find the full blog post, which includes the […]

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Eco Enlightened March 20, 2020

Trump’s Next Chief of Staff Is Open to Doing More on ClimateVia Chicks for Climate Via Shop with Good Intent Climate FWD: Should airline buyouts come with conditions? 

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Eco Enlightened March 6, 2020

Hello, and welcome to eco enlightened! Bringing you the environmental news everyone should know. Tune in weekly to stay #ecoenlightened “A Trump Insider Embeds Climate Denial in Scientific Research” The Daily Skimm 3.5.20 “Fossil Corals Suggest a Mass Extinction is on the Way: “It’s Like a Slow-Motion Car Crash”“Take One Last Look at the (Many) Plastic […]

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Eco Enlightened Feb. 28, 2020

Hello, and welcome to eco enlightened! Bringing you the environmental news everyone should know. Tune in weekly to stay #ecoenlightened The Daily Skimm 2.28.20“The Fires Are Out, But Australia’s Climate Disaster’s Aren’t Over”“Adapting to Rising Sea, Schools Move to the Rafters and Cats Swim”“Central Park Races to Save a Rare Duck Gagging on a Piece of […]

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Three everyday products that reduce plastic waste!

  Or at least reduce! Sharing 3 products that I use pretty much everyday that help minimize plastic waste!   1. Myro Deodorant : Myro is an all-natural plant-based deodorant that uses a refillable case! You can buy refills individually or get them set to monthly shipments (aka never go out to buy deodorant again). Myro’s […]

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Eco Enlightened Feb. 7, 2020

Hello, and welcome to eco enlightened! Bringing you the environmental news everyone should know. Tune in weekly to stay #ecoenlightenedThe Daily Skimm 2.7.20“This Is How We Live Now”“5 Ways to Protect the Planet Without Disenfranchising People With Disabilities”

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Action steps to beating climate hopelessness

There’s a lot of hopelessness surrounding the climate crisis. I’ve heard it all too many times, something along the lines of  “we’re not big enough to beat this,” or “not enough change can happen soon enough”. I’ve even heard people argue that individual choices don’t matter. Well if you haven’t already heard me say it, […]

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Eco Enlightened Jan. 24, 2020

Hello, and welcome to eco enlightened! Bringing you the environmental news everyone should know. Tune in weekly to stay #ecoenlightened “Conservative States Seek Billions of Dollars to Brace for Disaster. (Just Don’t Call it Climate Change)” “Trump Removes Pollution Controls on Streams and Wetlands”“Australian Coal Company Says Bush Fire Smoke Is Slowing Production” The Daily Skimm […]

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