This isn't my typical Friyay post but we need to STOP and THINK and GIVE.
Here are the facts for the average human
We gain: 1.9 lbs between Xmas and NYE
We gain: 7 lbs between Thanksgiving and NYE
61% will shop on the 24th with only 12% done before Dec 12th.
174 million shopped cyber-weekend.
...We could save the planet from starvation and related illnesses with HALF the amount of money we spend and on the food that we consume.
And one last BIGGIE: We could feed a 1/3 of the planet with the food we waste!
Please, give: time, energy AND money.
Most of us have a bit extra to give.
It's easy to find ways without giving money:
-donate time and energy to senior homes
-go to your person or animal shelter with blankets and clothing
-donate your pantry
If you have a little cha-ching to give, use your handy computer and research sites: