#1: short notes to the everyday people who do good

Voting with your dollar is one of the easiest ways to show your love and demand for something. From a small business standpoint, it means all the difference between allowing them to continue their vision and sinking under the water.

A healthier, cleaner lifestyle can be kickstarted by supporting more local markets, artisans, producers, and businesses. It’s one way to live a more giving lifestyle—not only for yourself, but for everyone involved down the supply chain.

*But, just because a business or practice is local doesn’t always mean they care.

Submit your notes to design healthier and more conscious lifestyles over at hellodoublecow@gmail.com to be featured in a future post!

Massive incremental change

Our current mandate in sustainability is about change—massive, incremental change. It’s not something we can accomplish by sitting behind a computer screen. Rather, it’s something that happens step by step in the physical world.

We can try to change the world behind our screens, but the digital world is so full of loud and flashy noise, it’ll take us ages to swim through the clutter.

What are you doing to create incremental change in your life?