Have Vision It’s not always easy to have hope. I know I’ve always have a vision for my life, even those it’s changed quite a bit over the years. When I was younger, I wanted to be a veterinarian and knew exactly where I wanted to live and how many dogs and cats I wanted… Read More Motivation Monday- Have Vision, Have Hope
It’s been a pretty crazy couple of weeks around here. The group I’ve been mentioning Replenishing Oklahoma raised about $700 in donations for the animal shelters in Oklahoma and that’s only working in two cities. We’re not done yet! We will set up at the Stillwater Wal-Mart on Perkins from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.… Read More Finally…Updates for Replenishing Stillwater
Women’s Struggles Brought to Light Women’s struggles are some the most prevalent problems in the world today. I’ve been finding a lot of inspirational information being passed around since it’s National Women’s History, especially about women’s struggles to live in this world. This post was inspired by a National Geographic special for “He Named Me… Read More 11 Documentaries About Women’s Struggles for a Better World
I have been searching for a upcycler for quite some time. I really wanted to find someone who did more than slap a new coat of paint on something and call it good. Yes, that does serve a need, is super creative, but this purpose I needed someone who really took time to take the… Read More Shedding Light on Upcycling Solutions in Stillwater
This week wasn’t nearly as productive as it was a couple of weeks ago, but I’m still chugging along.
I’m starting this blog post a little early because I simply can’t sleep. Up until this week this project has caused me to be nothing but anxious and somewhat discouraged. I didn’t know what the heck I was doing, how I was going to put this thing together or why I should even bother because… Read More Keep Calm and Document On
I made the first cut for my documentary this week. Kind of nerve wracking, pretty overwhelming, but very exciting too. I waited until I was pretty deep in the interviewing process because I wanted to see what ideas would end up working out and which ones wouldn’t. I also was having a problem coming up… Read More Recycle It!: A Work in Progress…
The precycling or reducing portion of this documentary takes place at our local Food Pyramid. It took a lot of back and forth, but eventually it got permission to film in the store. When doing a video of any kind, it’s important to show people what you’re talking about. If I wasn’t able to get… Read More The Story Behind the Products
Precycling, also known as reducing, is the most important thing a person can do. Precycling, preventing recycling, is about reducing waste by avoiding items that will generate it, or selecting certain items that will generate less, or acquiring items that can be reused for something else.
This weekend has been super busy with documentary filming and planning. Although I still haven’t got an interview with the landfill people (I’m not giving up because I heard the person who used to be in charge has been transferred, so I will call the new person soon) I just happened to be there with… Read More Documentary Update