Plogging: Paving the way for eco-friendly exercise

what is plogging

“Plogging” – what the heck is that? This week’s post is all about a fun, innovative exercise that fitness junkies around the world have started adding to their workout routine. Gaining a lot of attention in the media in the last few months, this activity originated in Sweden about two years ago. North American media coverage really flourished back in February and…

What we learnt from a fire breathing dragon 🔥

michele romanow

PickWaste shares their story w/ CBC’s Dragon Michele Romanow A few months ago Sam and I had the opportunity to pitch the PickWaste idea to Michele Romanow. If you don’t know who she is, here is a little summary: Michele Romanow is a Canadian tech entrepreneur, television personality, board director and venture capitalist. She co-founded SnapSaves, which was acquired by Groupon in June…

The life of a plastic water bottle

The life of a plastic bottle

Hello everyone, Jenna here! I hope that you are all doing well. Being back in the full swing of university, it is a very busy time of year. In addition, living off campus and in my own apartment has given me a new perspective on something that is a very pressing issue. Wednesday’s are garbage collection days in my area of Waterloo.…