Where is your mind wandering today?
I often wonder that if everything I am doing to help the environment is really changing anything. Am I really making that much of a difference? When I go grocery shopping or to the farmers market, everyone is double bagging all their produce anyways and I am here with my reusable grocery bags and organic cotton produce bags.
Then my husband reminds me that not everyone is going to go to lengths that we go to help the planet, but what I am doing is inspiring others to make small changes! And eventually people will slowly change. He also reminds me that living as we do is lots of work.
We have to remember our reusable bags and produce bags when going to get food, I have to lug all 28 reusable diapers up the stairs every 3 days to wash and after hang them all to dry on the drying rack! We have to remember our reusable cups, utensils and containers whenever we go out, so we don’t have to get disposable container and things. We have to go the farmers market every saturday to compost our food scraps, even if we don’t want to…
Boy, I am tired writing this.
I guess, I have to be patient and think positive. I hope to plant enough seeds, that people will want to do better! One day at a time….Rome wasn’t build in a day, right? But I am not sure how long the planet has….
This was my 5 minute Stream of Consciousness Sunday post. It’s five minutes of your time and a brain dump. Want to try it? Here are the rules…
- Set a timer and write for 5 minutes only.
- Write an intro to the post if you want but don’t edit the post. No proofreading or spellchecking. This is writing in the raw.
- Publish it somewhere. Anywhere. The back door to your blog if you want. But make it accessible.
- Add the Stream of Consciousness Sunday badge to your post.
- Link up your post below.
- Visit your fellow bloggers and show some love.
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