Since moving to the US Laura and I have had a relatively complicated time trying to make sure we bought good, but not too expensive appliances, cheap but not plastic furniture. With all the wrestling of course comes the questions of sustainable living.
That being said, we’re on our 3rd microwave since August which means that I’m feeling like I can testify to the truths of “The Story of Stuff” If you haven’t seen it yet, it is pretty interesting to watch! Following the story of stuff from ‘extraction’ to ‘disposal’, this 20 minute video is worth the watch if you are trying to be conscious or just looking for more material to use when helping to share with others your sustainability concerns and values. Here is a teaser video:
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trying to be sustainable…