Month 3 – Save Water in the Toilet Tanks

With busy weekends in March, I needed a quick project.  I decided to add plastic bottles to the toilet tanks to save water with each flush.  Two of our toilets are newer so they use 1.6 gallons per flush.  The third toilet uses a monstrous unspecified amount of water which I’d estimate at three or four gallons.…

My First Climate Change Disruption

You could say that climate change has impacted me for years since it’s led to significant changes in my lifestyle.  But, the first time that climate change disrupted my life directly was a few weeks ago at the American Birkebeiner cross country ski race. The Birkie is the largest cross country ski race in North America…