Category Archive: The Environment


As a middle class hipster vegetarian, you would think that I’d be all over quinoa because of the fact that it’s high in protein and I’m not so much… Quinoa has been growing… Continue reading

#sHellNo update

I’ve written about the protests against the Shell that happened in both Seattle and Portland before and recently big news happened with the oil rig that was headed up to Alaska. Shell has… Continue reading

Protests Against Shell Oil Rig in Seattle

Over the past few days and weeks, protesters in and around Seattle and the Puget Sound have been protesting the Shell oil rig that will be sent up to the Arctic for drilling. Some… Continue reading

Climate Change

A few years ago while I was a senior in high school, a friend of mine mentioned that she found it odd that no one had challenged a science teacher about climate change… Continue reading

Urban Farming, Permaculture, Accessibility, and Organic Farming

My family lives on half an acre in an urban setting and uses part of the land to grow a garden filled with veggies and raise four chickens. I grew up on farmers’… Continue reading

Environmental Justice 101 and Ecofeminism

Environmental Justice. … the fair treatment and meaningful involvement of all people regardless of race, color, national origin, or income with respect to the development, implementation, and enforcement of environmental laws, regulations, and… Continue reading