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    Tuesday, April 22, 2008

    Yo Momma

    I heart our Earth. Really, I do. I can't imagine what aliens must deal with on those other planets. We have it pretty easy here, for the most part. And in honor of Earth Day, I give you ways I help our Mother Earth have an easier time dealing with all us humans dissing her.

    I recycle. This is one of a set of two matching trash cans. But one is designated Recycle Only, unless you're my mom, then you can throw whatever you want in there, because you're here, and I don't care if you mess up my recycling mojo, as long as you're here.


    I heart rainbows. Very nice of Mother Earth and Mother Nature to collaborate on this effort to give us a short glimpse of beauty.


    And I have reusable grocery bags. And I use them. I was tempted to take them to the mall with me on Saturday to forgo the department store plastics, but I forgot. What can I say? I'm lucky I make it there with all the children, let alone reusables. But it's the thought that counts, right?

    Anyway, thanks again, Mother Earth. Keep up the good work.

    6 Response(s):

    Kelli said...

    You are so good. I recycle but haven't quite gotten around to getting the reusable bags.

    Laura said...

    Youre good, you even recycle your pics, those were taken at the old house/neighborhood.

    Jill Johnson said...

    My kids asked me what Earth day was this morning, and I said well maybe we could just think about planting a tree or something. Carter asked if all the green talk will go away after Earth Day? I suck at being earth friendly. Oh well.

    Keli said...

    Laura- I DO recycle my pics, I'm that good.

    Jill, I'm shocked. With the garden and living in the desert, I thought for sure your kids would be the "greenest" of us all!

    Kel- Don't get too down on yourself, I've only used my reusable bags a few times. Now that I have my groceries delivered, ahem, they come in boxes, which are of course reused.

    Meg said...

    I am so proud!

    Nunn said...

    Well, I am the worst of all. I only knew that it was earth day because QVC had a special Morning Show this morning. What can I say!! But I do recycle and so does your Dad. He burns everything!!!!!!!!!!