Archive for the 'Environment' Category

Yellow Bike Ninjas

Our experiment as a one car family is surviving the bitter cold that winter has thrown our way over the past couple of weeks. Juliette and I have been taking turns riding into work and we have only been taking the car when we have to be out late or have stuff to pick up. […]

Sea Choice

Everyone knows that the world’s fisheries are in trouble, but it is hard to know what to do about it other than not eating seafood. Cutting fish out of our diet isn’t the answer. Seafood is a healthy choice and an important part of the Canadian economy. The trick is to choose the right seafood […]

Honda To Produce Four Hybrids in 2009

When we were out shopping for a new vehicle this year, Juliette and I wanted to buy a hybrid, but there are very few available and those that are available are very expensive. We couldn’t justify spending an extra $10,000 on a vehicle, no matter how good the gas mileage was. Honda currently only has […]

97 Honda Civic Hatchback for Sale

Yesterday I committed to riding to work every day, rain, sleet, snow or shine. It is time to become a one car family, so we are putting the Honda Civic up for sale on Craigslist. Check out the listing for more information if you are interested. We are asking $2500. If you know anyone that […]

Green Commitments

I like to think of myself as environmentally conscious and like to believe that I am doing what I can to reduce my impact. I feel like I have been going about it haphazardly though, making changes here or there where I see them, but ignoring those things that can make the biggest impact. Juliette […]