October 11 - October 25, 2017

Linda Stell

Rob Greenfield Team

"Do no Harm."

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,597 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    377
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    8
    miles
    travelled by foot
  • up to
    0
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    270
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    470
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    12
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    30
    whole food meals
    consumed
  • up to
    15
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    175
    gallons of water
    have been saved

Challenges

Transportation

Work from Home

I will work from home 1 day(s) to avoid my commute's carbon output.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Go Paperless

I will reduce the amount of paper mail that I receive by opting into paperless billing and subscriptions.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Reduce Unwanted Mail

I will reduce the amount of unwanted mail I receive (catalogs, phone books, etc.).

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Avoid Disposables

I will not use any disposable plates, cups, or utensils.

COMPLETED 3 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Waste

Use Reusable Bags

I will not accept any disposable bags when making purchases.

COMPLETED 4 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Waste

Choose Two-Sided Printing

I will save up to .21 lbs (.09 kg) of paper per day by switching from one-sided printing to two-sided.

COMPLETED 2 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Waste

Use a Reusable Mug

I will avoid sending 5 disposable cup(s) to the landfill per day by using a reusable mug.

COMPLETED 3 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Community

Express My Support

I will find out who in my state makes decisions that impact the environment and express my support for more environmental actions.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Community

Join my Neighborhood Association

I will join my neighborhood association or another local group.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Water

Fix Leaky Faucets

I will fix faucets or report leaky faucets to facilities that have been wasting up to 9 gallons (34 L) of water per faucet every day.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Conduct Virtual Meetings

I will not travel for meetings and will instead conduct them virtually.

COMPLETED 4 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Transportation

Walk Instead

I will walk 4 mile(s) per day instead of driving and avoid sending up to 2.14 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 2 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Water

Ditch the Lawn

I will replace my lawn with a drought-tolerant landscape and save the water, money, and time I used to spend cutting the grass.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Water

Eco-friendly Gardening

I will plant native species, landscape with water-efficient plants, and use eco-friendly fertilizers.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Water

Mulch the Base of Trees and Plants

I will prevent water runoff and increase absorbency.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Water

Install a Toilet Tank Bank

I will reduce the amount of water flushed and save up to 11 gallons (41 L) of water per day by installing a toilet tank bank.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Nature

Organize a Course

I will organize one of NWEI's discussion courses, such as 'Reconnecting with Earth', with my family, friends, coworkers, or classmates.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Nature

Join An Outdoor Project

I will join an outdoor restoration project in my community.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Nature

Explore My Area

I will explore at least one new hiking trail or nature walk in my area.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Choose a Carbon Offset

If buying a plane ticket, I will also buy a carbon offset.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Water

Install a Low-Flow Showerhead

I will save up to 15 gallons (56 L) of water a day by installing a low-flow showerhead.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Simplicity

Have a Garage Sale

I will have a group garage sale with friends, family, and/or neighbors.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Advocate for More Food Options

I will advocate for local and/or organic food options at my school, grocery market, or workplace.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Nature

Go for a Daily Walk

I will take a 30-minute walk outside each day.

COMPLETED 9 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Health

Exercise Daily

I will exercise daily for 20 minute(s) per day for two weeks.

COMPLETED 10 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Health

Know My health

I will get my Core Four Biometrics tests (blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar and BMI).

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Health

Go get a check up

I will make an appointment for my annual physical.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Buy From a Farmers Market

I will purchase produce and meat from a local farmers market or food co-op.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Zero-Waste Cooking

I will cook 1 meal(s) with zero waste each day.

COMPLETED 12 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Food

Whole Foods Diet

I will enjoy 5 meal(s) per day free of processed foods.

COMPLETED 6 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Feed


  • Linda Stell 10/25/2017 12:08 AM
    Last Day! I will miss the daily reminders. 

  • Linda Stell 10/23/2017 11:22 PM
    Good Morning Star Shine! Up early still dark. Lets see what today brings.

  • Linda Stell 10/23/2017 4:50 PM
    This has opened up so many eyes. There are hundreds of things we can do to reduce our impact on each other, the earth and ourselves. This is the motovation that we need to start a new path.

    • Rebecca Snook 10/23/2017 4:53 PM
      I love it! A lot of the changes are so small and yet if we all did them such an impact would be made.

  • Linda Stell 10/22/2017 7:21 AM
    Next hike today.....4 miles only, but on Amico island. Get outdoors!

  • Linda Stell 10/21/2017 10:44 AM
    Went on a 3 mile Haunted Hike last night. Lots of scary tales about New Jersey and Apple Cider donuts. Pacticed Leave no Trace!

  • Linda Stell 10/20/2017 2:47 AM
    Started getting up earlier to prep my day. making food is easier that way.

  • Linda Stell 10/19/2017 4:37 AM
    Life sure gets in the way some times but have a big night hike friday night. Looking forward to it!

  • Linda Stell 10/17/2017 4:28 AM
    Was on Vacation, now back to work, so a little hard but there is a Whole Foods down the road  so the food side should work out!

  • Linda Stell 10/11/2017 4:19 PM
    Forgot the need to get to the farm stand today...oops.

  • Linda Stell 10/10/2017 5:34 PM
    I really can't wait to check "what's next" everyday. Should be a great motivation to get outside.