I resolved to go straw-free in 2018, joining the worldwide movement to reduce straws. As I’ve been paying more attention, I’ve seen an international community just as dedicated to minimizing straws, and every step helps birds and other wildlife.
Today is International Respect for Chickens Day! Yes, it’s a real thing, but what do you really know about the history of the original chicken?
So far I’ve said “No straws, please!” more than 35 times this year, but it’s time to admit to the Straws of Shame.
March 20 is a special day – not only is it the first day of the northern spring, it is also World Sparrow Day, a day to celebrate house sparrows. But why should we?
What I’ve learned about going without straws so far this year – the relationship between straws and ice, or, learning to drink from a cup again!
Less than one month after committing to go straw-free this year, I’ve used a straw. Learn why, where the straw came from, and why I’m still on track with this lifestyle change!