Archives for: "April 2012"

This Week's Small Step: Celebrate Arbor Day

April 27th, 2012
It's no secret that I like trees. Since today -- April 27, 2012 -- is a holiday for trees, this week's One Thing is: Celebrate Arbor Day The most popular way to celebrate Arbor Day is to plant a tree. But that may not be possible for you,… more »

This Week's Small Step: Remember the Origins of Earth Day

April 20th, 2012
In my quest to support individuals who share my compassion for nature conservation, I constantly find examples from the past, examples of people who cared just as we do. Every decade had its outstanding characters who spoke up for nature, the results of… more »

A lesson from 100 years ago

April 18th, 2012
You've likely heard that Sunday, April 15, marked the 100-year anniversary of the sinking of Titanic. A luxurious steamship, the tragic death of 1601* people, this historic story is less about a ship that sank and more about a ship that wasn't supposed… more »

This Week's Small Step: Stick a Jug in it

April 13th, 2012
Where would we be without water? It's key to life on Earth. When then flush excessive water down the toilet? more »

This Week's Small Step: Visit a tree, and be

April 5th, 2012
Reminding you of the beautiful place that is in the presence of a tree. more »