Thanks for writing.
Jonathan Foley

Agreed. I try to control food waste in my kitchen in my own small way, and compost the rest.

However, once again, this isn’t a competition (‘still lacing up their boots’) and I really wonder about the impetus to think of it as such.

To go back to my analogy, a family trying to make ends meet might get savings from choosing a lower-cost cable provider right away, while the 4-year expensive education might bear fruit only half a decade from today.

But hopefully, one would not see it as one-or-the-other, and look at both methods as desirable.

PS: As a local I really appreciate the Cal Academy specially the rainforest and the living roof. Thank you. Hope to volunteer when my daughter is older.

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