THE ECO BOSS PROJECT

An experiment in conscious living.

Commitment #19

“I will sharpen blades and tools to make them last longer.”

With this long, holiday weekend slated for some major yard work, it didn’t take long for a dull pair of clippers to cripple my enthusiasm, at least for trimming the hedges.  I’ll admit my first reaction was to say, “These clippers suck; let’s get a new pair.” Still, many tree trimming hours later, they remained. Rather than giving into a wasteful habit, I committed to tolerating them until I could restore their usefulness by having them tightened and sharpened locally. While I’m at it, I think I’ll have the machete sharpened too.

Join me in making this lifestyle commitment at Kanu Hawai`i.

Advertisements

No comments yet»

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: