Author Archives: Alex

Bringing Reuse To My Hometown’s New Generation

Last week, 245 students in grades 3-5 sat on a gym floor to watch REUSE! Because You Can’t Recycle The Planet. and hear me talk. This screening was especially rewarding, as it was the first time that I screened my … Continue reading






Posted in Disposables, Events, kids, Speaking, Workshops | 9 Comments

Celebrating The New iPhone 7… With My Refurbished Phone

In case you haven’t heard, Apple is releasing yet another iPhone and the preorders started today. One of the key features of the phone is no headphone jack. Repeat: no headphone jack. They say their airpod wireless headphones are amazing. … Continue reading






Posted in Cell Phones, Refurbishing, Technology | 16 Comments

You Never Know What’s Around The Corner… Literally.

So, here’s one of those stories that’s just too amazing to make up. The other day, someone made an offer on one of my vintage G.I. Joe items that I had in my eBay store. It was a little lower … Continue reading






Posted in Growing Up, Skateboarding, Toys | 4 Comments