Learning and Teaching Sustainability

Food

A Colorful Walking Tour of Creative Tijuana

Colorful dancers at Festi Arte in Tijuana. Did you know that the Mexican border is only 20 minutes south of San Diego? You can apply for a SENTRI pass to expedite the drive across the border, otherwise you can expect long wait times to make the crossing. But there is also a pedestrian crossing that…

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The EPA is confusing me

I always thought the EPA was put in place to keep our environment and the people in it safe. So when I hear in the news that the EPA had to be forced by a court order to issue a ban on pesticides known to be harmful to people, I am utterly confused. Add to…

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Splendid Spoon: Sharing the Love – $50 Off For You

I’ve been eating Splendid Spoon every other week for the past couple of months, and I’m so happy with how things have been going. I’ve been eating all kinds of different plants and veggies, and getting more nutrition than ever. Plus, I’m losing weight and have saved a ton of time not having to stress…

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Make a Difference, Focus your Sustainability Energy on…

One of our goals at Live to Sustain is to make the subject of sustainability easy enough for everyone to understand. It is a multi-faceted subject that requires clarification. We have been attempting to provide our readers with bite sized knowledge to help them be more sustainable. Today we are going to focus on two…

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123 Days of Meditation

At the beginning of the year, I committed to meditating everyday in 2018. I have now meditated 123 straight days! Here is how I have benefited from meditation. Happier Mind Focus is a powerful skill. One stress I was attempting to manage prior to my new practice of everyday meditation was this constant feeling of…

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Eliminating Straws! Go Strawless

Live to Sustain is eliminating straws! The strawless movement is gaining traction and we want to help move it forward. In the spirit of promoting others and helping you learn some straw knowledge, we have compiled as much straw information as you can handle. For a Strawless Ocean Stop sucking, as this organization has put…

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Paper Towel Free – It’s as Easy as 1,2,3!

When Adam and I moved in together last year, we decided to go paper towel free at home. I was nervous at first because it seemed like a difficult change. I was accustomed to using paper towels regularly as napkins, and to wipe up spills. But actually, it’s been much easier than I thought. Paper…

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A Week With Splendid Spoon – Plant-Based Meal Delivery

***As Ambassadors of Splendid Spoon, we want to share the love with you! Use this link to get $50 off your first order of the “1-Month Starter” or “9 to 5 Boxes” with Splendid Spoon.*** I’ve been striving to eat healthier these days, but the truth is I’m not much of a cook. I’ve got a busy schedule…

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