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How Buying Two Pairs of Running Shoes and Then Donating One is a Fantastic Deal

In 2012, after I had been running regularly for a few years and began going longer distances, I rewarded myself by going to the store and getting fitted with a brand new pair of running shoes. Those New Balance Minimus shoes took me … Continue reading

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A Global Moment Without Poverty

This recent TED Talk by Bono (U2 superstar, ever heard of him?) entertained and inspired me – for a few moments, anyway. I can’t say it ultimately encouraged or enlightened me, though. I want to believe the point he is making, … Continue reading

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Unplugged

It’s quiet in the kitchen while I wash the dishes tonight. Today was unplugging day. I pulled the refrigerator out from the wall and disconnected its umbilical cord from the mother grid. I removed the last of the cold stuff … Continue reading

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What is golopomo?

GO LOw-POwer MOde. Downshift your energy usage. Shrink your eco-footprint. Through this blog we intend to reflect, inspire, and educate about green(er) living. Watch for more.

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