eric olthwaite wrote:Mrs O and I are well on the way to being vegetarian, and we've agreed that neither of us will fly again, barring emergencies.
But then the other day I'd just finished a Snickers, and then read an article saying that the country with the fastest rate of rainforest deforestation is Ghana, where it's being cleared to grow cocoa beans to meet the West's ever-increasing demand for chocolate.
I fuckin' give up.
You can't win every match, mate.
Same thing at Casa Musta. Do everything we can, but what ya gonna do?
Source everything as locally as possible, read the ingredients on everything, grow most of our own veg ... yada yada ...
Counted the trees in the garden a few weeks back....38! Planted all but one meself.
But ... I have a penchant for imported beers.
I also love electric guitars much more than acoustics.
You do what you can, but I'm not gonna go live in a cave.
Mirrors and copulation are abominable, since they both multiply the numbers of men.