I have been participating in Earth Hour since 2008. It has grown SO MUCH since that time and truly has become a global moment. I consider it to be one of the most important hours of my year.
What is Earth Hour?
On March 31st from 8:30pm – 9:30pm (your time, wherever you are)
Turn all of the lights, unplug all of your electronics, the goal is to use zero energy during that hour.
Last year Brad and I had a nice cozy fire and a bottle of wine. It’s a great hour to re-connect with someone and put away your electronics. Invite a friend or family member over for a drink or coffee in the dark.
Most importantly it’s an hour to reflect on the ways that YOU can be better to the earth. Last year Brad and I set our intention to go to the neighbourhood park and pick up garbage and we followed through with our plan a few weeks later on Earth Day.
Join me in celebrating Earth Hour!
Even the Lorax is participating
Have you participated in Earth Hour before? Will you participate this year? What other commitments have you made in the name of climate change?