Less Junk, Less Trash Day whatever-it-is now

I've been doing the bag-a-day Lent thing for several years now, but adding the complementary discipline of trying to create less trash has turned the whole thing up a notch.  You begin to see the ...

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Seeking a Purpose

Mark 8:31-38 You probably have to be at least as old as I am to remember this, but those of you who are, hark back to 1981 when The Greatest American Hero premiered on television. It ...

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Less Trash, Less Junk Day Five

Yesterday I cleared out two bags--the discipline says one a day, but I have to double up some days because Spring Break always falls in the middle of Lent, and we are generally out of ...

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Less Trash, Less Junk Lent–Days Three and Four

Hmmm, I haven't been able to measure my trash output as well over the last two days because I traveled to a Presbytery meeting yesterday, spent the night and came back today. I did take my ...

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Less Trash, Less Junk Lent–Day Two

Dunkin Donuts Mondays are a "tradition" that my daughter and I have adopted in order to make going back to school after the weekend feel a little more bearable. Since she has been out the ...

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Less trash, Less Junk Lent–Day One

Today I bagged up some clothes to donate. One bag out. Thirty-nine to go. This was my trash generation for the day: a label from a netted bag of avocados (I'm saving the netting to turn ...

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