We live in a disposable world, and with each Solo cup or plastic wrapper we contribute to global warming. Living in a modern society has many advantages, but some of these short-term perks can have long term consequences.
Like many, I try to turn off my lights, and I recycle my garbage. Recently, I had an opportunity to extend my efforts a bit further. I saw an ad from a man in Michigan who was selling two oak trees that he felled. I wondered, “Could I turn these logs into wood?” I set out on an adventure.