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Carla van der Meer

"To try and leave the planet a better place than I found it."

Nanaimo, BC, Canada
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Joined Aug 19, 2012


 
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Groups Atheist/Agnostic Alliance, Beer Lovers, Care2 Feedback and Suggestions, Click to Give Free food, Computer Shop, Defenders of Wildlife, Defenders of Wildlife Action Fund - Electing Pro-Wildlife Leaders, Dog Lovers, Fighting Against Animal Cruelty!, Greenpeace, Making A Difference in the Lives of Animals, N0 Cruelty to Animals, ORANGUTANS: Men of the Forest, PETA - People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals more »
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Birthday Dec 03  
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About Me Crazy, fun, shy, somewhat reclusive, bookish and a fierce but not preachy activist.
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Pets Einstein, basset, my love!  
Activist Aspirations Enthusiastic
Political Leaning Very Liberal
Religions atheist  
Eating Habits Still Love Chocolate Though!, Keep it Healthy, Homemade healthy whole foods, Keep it local and organic  
Wild Fact About Me If I told you, I'd have to kill you.
My Philosophy Be kind to others, regardless of race religion or species and try to make the world a better place.
What Gives Me Hope Occasional but all too brief glimpses of humanity in the world.
If I were Mayor, I'd make the world a better place by I would divert subsidies from fossil fuel companies and funnel it into alternative energy, I would make the 1 percent share the wealth with the poor of the world ( no one needs giant diamonds and private jets) I would end mining for diamonds and gold, except for industrial applications and anyone committing cruelty to animals would be dealt with as if they had harmed a human.
What/who changed my life and why Too many to list here, we are all effected by what is around us.
What Bugs Me rude people, The christian wrong, People who see but prefer to be blind, idiotic politicians, Excessive Consumerism, Destroying the planet !!!, cruelty, Any one that would hurt an animal, Anime cruelty, abusive people  
Passions environment, laughter, music, traveling, peace, broadening my horizons, books, Art/Painting/Drawing, animals  
Inspirations Well lived lives, the beauty of nature, the sound of the ocean, My dogs loyalty, Kindness in the face of hate  
What Scares Me hate, global warming, cruel people  
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Role Models too many to state here. ask me, unknown hero's who deserve respect  
Quotation "To thine own self be true" Polonius,Hamlet, William Shakespeare.
Interests music, reading, Travel/Adventure, wildlife, Mythology / Folklore, My pets., history, environment, ecology, horses  
Books so many!!!  
Music I'll try anything once, almost  
Movies historical and documentaries  
TV Shows The Simpsons, maybe Food Network sometimes, History shows, Documentaries, Masterpiece Theatre  
Favorite Foods My cooking, Healthy, rich and flavorful, fruits and veggies from my garden, cheese, Dutch chocolate  
Favorite Places beaches on stormy days, quiet forest trails, horse trails  
Can't Live Without my dog Einstein, my Len, music, love, laughter, horse back riding, Earth and Air, animals  
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