Eat Dessert First is for my love of food and sharing my favorites with you.

Hi, I’m Lillie. Previously a magazine editor, I became a full-time mother and freelance writer in 2017. I spend most of my time with my kids and husband over at The Brown Bear Family.

U.S. Climate Change by Region

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has a great interactive map based on your region to see what climate change will do to infrastructure. MAP: How Climate Change Threatens America’s Energy Infrastructure in Every Region (October 2015) Here is another from Climate Impact Lab

Sustainability Illustrated

Recently came across this YouTube channel called Sustainability Illustrated. It is a really awesome set of videos all using virtual whiteboards specifically dealing with sustainability and environmental issues. The link follows is a 25 video playlist on sustainability at home. Very cool list!

Resilience and Development

Wanted to share this TedTalk. Fascinating thoughts on how our physical development of the Earth might actually be determined on how our current and future environmental issue should guide us. Johan Rockström concentrates on understanding earths resilinece. More informatikn on Me. Rockström can be found on the TedTalk website at… Or his website follows… … Continue reading Resilience and Development

What is Sustainability?

UN World Commission on Environment and Development… “sustainable development is development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs.”


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