Yesterday I made my fav hot-weather dessert—Key Lime Pie (KLP.)
In putting together the graham cracker crust, I snipped off the sealed edge of the waxed paper on the cracker package and pulverized those golden crackers into crumbs, made the filling, baked it all, let it cool and awaited our holiday dessert.
It occurred to me that maybe this is how dolphins and other sea creatures feel when they bite into a beloved food and discover it is not what they expected, or worse yet, swallow it unknowingly.
I am grateful that brave and stalwart states like Hawaii and California have banned all plastic bags. Perhaps even more states are on that track. And Kroger Food Stores recently announced a company wide rule to stop using plastic grocery bags in all of their stores. It is a beginning. As is my determination to watch more carefully what goes into the Cuisinart and the KLP.
This is a real-life reminder of the Law of Conservation of Matter and Energy. (also, First Law of Thermodynamics) Or found in a song by Earth Mama, AWAY, from my Grass Roots! CD. Can be sung alone or in
As always, we are kinder to ourselves and all living things when we live simply,