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Holly Irion

Growth Mindset

"“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” - J.R.R. Tolkien"

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 484 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    56
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    1,420
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    560
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    1,420
    minutes
    spent outdoors

Holly's Actions

Basic Needs & Security

Know Your Produce

SDG #2 Zero Hunger

I will visit ewg.org to learn about and use their Clean 15 and Dirty Dozen produce lists.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Climate & Ecosystems

Reduce Single-Use Plastics

SDG #14 & 15

Throughout the day, I will note the single-use plastics I use and consider the reusable options available to me.

COMPLETED 28
DAILY ACTIONS

Economy & Communities

Create A Readiness Plan

SDG #9 Industry & Infrastructure

I will develop a readiness plan for my household in the event of an emergency.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Economy & Communities

Mend Clothing

SDG #9 Industry & Infrastructure

I will mend a piece of clothing for myself, family or friends.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Education & Livelihood

Work-Life Balance

SDG #8 Work & Economy

During the workday, I will schedule time for daily rest during work days to practice work-life balance.

COMPLETED 28
DAILY ACTIONS

Health & Equity

Spend Time Outside

SDG #3 Health & Well-Being

I will replace 30 minute(s) per day typically spent inside (computer time, watching television, etc.) with quality time outside exercising, enjoying the sunrise/sunset, gardening, journaling, or practicing gratitude for nature.

COMPLETED 24
DAILY ACTIONS

Basic Needs & Security

Reduce Animal Product Consumption

SDG #2 Zero Hunger

I will enjoy 2 meatless meal(s) and/or 1 vegan meal(s) each day this week.

COMPLETED 25
DAILY ACTIONS

Basic Needs & Security

Take 5-Minute Or Less Showers

SDG #6 Water & Sanitation

I will save up to 6 gallons (23 L) of water each day by taking 5-minute showers. Tip: Use a timer to practice or count to 60 a few times.

COMPLETED 28
DAILY ACTIONS

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  • Reflection Question
    Climate & Ecosystems Reduce Single-Use Plastics
    What plastic or single-use items do you regularly use? What did you substitute or could be substituted?

    Holly Irion's avatar
    Holly Irion 4/15/2022 10:52 AM
    Even though I use a reusabe water bottle at work, I use plastic water bottles at home. I should just stop buying cases of bottled water and get a water filtration system
  • Reflection Question
    Basic Needs & Security Take 5-Minute Or Less Showers
    With 5-minute or less showers reducing your water footprint, what do you plan to add next to your water conservation habits?

    Holly Irion's avatar
    Holly Irion 4/04/2022 8:14 AM
    I plan to hold off on running the dishwasher and washing machine until they're full.

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    Holly Irion 3/30/2022 5:00 AM
    I believe this is my third time doing this challenge. Some of these things were easier done when I was working from home, but I am excited about the challenge!