Archive for January 6th, 2009

Green Resolutions for the New Year

Green Resolutions for the New Year

| January 6, 2009 | 0 Comments

In addition to some personal New Year’s resolutions, I have a couple that have to do with lowering my impact on the earth and shrinking my carbon “foodprint”.

I am pretty proud of my low-impact ways: I eat locally, I car share, I recycle, and I buy bulk from the co-op. In short, I live a lot of my life taking the environment and my impact on the environment into consideration.

But I’ve known for a while that I could do more, and have tailored a couple of resolutions to that end.

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Check, Please! Barack Obama

Check, Please! Barack Obama

| January 6, 2009 | 4 Comments

Well, they’re all saying that Barack Obama is our first president in a long time to be just a “regular guy.” And what do “regular guys” do, just like you and me? They go out to eat, and then they go on Check, Please! and they talk about it!
No, I’m totally serious. Barack Obama will be on Chicago’s Check, Please! (the original incarnation of the show, by the way) on January 16th, 18th, and 20th, according to the Dixie Kitchen & Bait Shop website.

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