We rode our bikes, trailing kids, to BJs this morning to get some of our groceries for the week. If you’re counting, that’s two things to reduce our carbon footprint.
- We rode about 10 miles rather than driving.
- We’re buying in bulk to reduce the amount of packaging for the products we purchase.
And, of course, we got a decent workout, too! L4 is about 28 lbs, plus the trailer. For the ride home I towed that plus probably another 15 lbs. The evidence:
Next we’re off to Wegmans (walking there) to get the rest of our food, then L4 naps, then strawberry picking. We are on our last jar of jam. For those of you who know us well, that’s saying something. We probably make over 60 jars of jam a year. And with that I leave you with more from Waldon, some words with which I heartily agree:
I believe that water is the only drink for a wise man