Goodbye Garbage

— GUEST POST by Laura of The Bitter Green Truth — Goodbye Garbage Did you step over garbage at least once today? Growing up in my household, sweet treats were earned via aluminum cans. I was maybe five years old... a grocery bag in one hand and my mother’s hand in the other, wandering through the public lands behind my house. I collected old soda and...Read More

GDI

I’m a suburban girl, like millions across the land. My early childhood was spent in various (mostly western) suburbs of Chicago. My years were splintered into stints of various town/home/school combos, where we landed for a period of time due to the latest parental job. I don’t remember much about these years in the ‘burbs, but they were formidable enough to make their mark. Somehow, at...Read More