Earth Day Everyday?

When I mentioned to my neighbor last week about participating in an Earth Day Event (yesterday) he said, “oh yes, you are a ‘tree hugger’ aren’t you?”.  I replied that I had been called that in the 70’s but as I matured I preferred to think of myself as a steward of the planet.  I followed his comment with ” if we don’t take better care of our natural resources what do you think it will be like for your 12 grand-children when they grow up…will they have enough pure water?  He blithely  responded with “it’ll be taken care of.”  I wanted to ask him who would take care of it but I didn’t have enough time that morning for the discussion that would have ensued… Continue reading “Earth Day Everyday?”