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Vodka Anyone?

Hello there, Yes, it has been a VERY LONG time since I last posted.  Classes & family have kept me busy – but all is good – and finally, I was inspired to write! How does Vodka tie into Savvy Composting?  Glad you asked. On Saturday, EW and I were doing much needed shopping at the[…]

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Undo the Taboo!

For you… or an important woman/girl in your life… This month, I am going to approach a subject that is often avoided or only discussed behind closed doors.  Not here! Around the world, menstruation is still heavily stigmatized even though it is a normal and healthy function of the female body. Dignity Period How do periods[…]

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Climate Change is NOT a Hoax!

Hello there to the few of you who actually read my blogs – thank you!  Yes, I have been MIA for a few months – my kids keep me BUSY!  This month, I encourage you to watch a video that Eric and I saw several months ago.  I apologize for the ad you have to suffer[…]

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Water Bottle Fill Station

Hello all! This is a rare second post for the month…  thank you for tolerating it.   Last year, I asked about getting water bottle fill stations for the three schools at our High Tech North County Village. To my delight, I recently found out about a project on our campus – The Ripple Effect.[…]

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DIY Fabric Softener

Hello there! As you may or may not know, most conventional fabric softeners contain toxins that are simply not good for our children, us or the environment.  For years, I have used all natural, “free & clear” detergent and fabric softener.  While I’ve been happy with my brand of detergent, my natural fabric softener would become[…]

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“Buy-And-Throw-Away Culture”

One evening, while watching television, Eric noticed a single pixel that no longer had color.  Quickly, that one white pixel became two and those two starting making babies! For a while, we could count how many pixels were out but eventually our screen was covered with white dots.  The joke became that we could only watch[…]

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Season’s Greetings!

Happy Hanukkah, Merry Christmas & Happy Kwanzaa!  Savvy Composting wishes you a warm season of celebrating with family and friends. In the New Year, remember to exercise empathy and be kind… everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about. Protect and defend those at risk.  Fight hate & ignorance.