Growling At Your Beverages

Growling At Your Beverages

By Mark Peterson With all my recent articles about disposable items you may be wondering what I am growling at. Well, this time around I’m not growling at the plastic disposable water bottles that are way to ubiquitous in our daily lives. Instead, I’m growling loud...
Compost – YIMBY Please!

Compost – YIMBY Please!

By Mark Peterson “Information is like compost; it does no good if you don’t spread it around.” Eliot Coleman There is no shortage in the news and in environmental articles around the world that the recycling systems are facing significant challenges. Our recyclers...
Game Changers

Game Changers

By Mark Peterson There is no doubt that bringing back Brad Smith, the speedy Aussie left back, will add even more firepower to the Sounders attack! He was a big piece of the Sounders run on their way to hoisting the 2019 MLS Cup trophy and he will make the team even...
Return To Reusables

Return To Reusables

By Mark Peterson Over the past months of this pandemic there are very few things in our daily lives and routines that haven’t been upended. Many of our basic habits have been thrown into question and some things we felt were important just don’t seem to carry the same...
Competing for Bandwidth

Competing for Bandwidth

By Mark Peterson If you’re like me and you have been working remotely there seems to be the constant battle for all kinds of bandwidth. Internet bandwidth is at a premium and with both my wife and I working and togging between Zoom and Team virtual meetings, my three...
Compassionate, Collaborative Action

Compassionate, Collaborative Action

By Mark Peterson It is hard to reflect about what was on the horizon from my vantage point sixty, some-odd days ago with COVID–19 but a specter in my mind’s eye, lurking in the distance. The specter lingered uncertainly, and yet, I was hopeful, looking forward to...