Archive for February, 2012

Break out of the Heart-shaped Box this Valentine’s Day: Be Creative and Think Green

Valentine’s Day often feels like an odd “holiday” to me. It’s supposed to be a celebration of love, a gift that is freely given, yet we’ve been convinced that we have to spend a small fortune one day a year to show how much we love someone. If that isn’t perplexing enough, many of the gifts associated with Valentine’s Day also carry a high social cost and large ecological footprint. It’s time to rethink how we celebrate the day of love and extend that love to the planet and our global family.

February 14, 2012   Posted in: Social Justice, Uncategorized  2 Comments