The story centered on a woman's efforts to reduce her carbon footprint. For those of you who don't know what that means, it's the trendy way of saying you don't want what you do to put as much pollution into our atmosphere. That's a noble cause in my book. I prefer breathable air.
According to the report, the woman doesn't own a car, rides a bike or takes public transportation to get around the city in which she lives, and she recycles. But there is a problem. She likes to travel – by jet – to places such as Mexico.
Read the rest of On the Side in the March 12 Advance.