This year, we have decided to participate in NWEI’s annual EcoChallenge. The idea behind EcoChallenge is that, for two weeks, all you have to do is to change one habit for Earth. You choose your challenge (water, energy, food, transportation, or trash), and stay connected with other EcoChallengers to help support each other. I thought this would be such an awesome thing to get involved in for a few reasons.
A. I love the Earth! I try on a daily basis to be better with all things sustainable. After researching and watching some of the amazing videos of other Challengers, I just felt like this is a way to get better, to push myself to make a habit out of being conscious of the decisions I am making.
B. I love friends! Making subtle life changes for the betterment of all mankind will be so much more fun as a team. This is a chance for us all to work together towards one goal. The way we each reach that goal is just as individual as each one of us.
C. I believe in this cause. I believe whole-heartedly that if each person can make one simple change (i.e., turning the water off when you brush your teeth) everyone will benefit. Things are changing drastically on our planet and, as a mother, its important to consider our impact if we want to ensure a future for our children. NWEI doesn’t ask you to shell out any money (BUT if you would like to donate to this very worthy cause, click HERE), just your energy. Your partnership. Your belief that you can make a difference.
EcoChallenge starts October 1st and lasts until the 15th. A good solid two weeks of commitment to change something about your lifestyle for the purpose of perserving the Earth. We want you to join our team! We want you to share this fun and life-changing journey with us. If you are interested, please click below and join up. All you need to do is pick one area you are willing to make a habit change (water, trash, energy, food, or transportation) and stick with it for the entire two weeks. We will be doing updates via Facebook, IG, and the blog to keep us all involved.
For more info on NWEI EcoChallenge click HERE