Category Archives: recycle

20% Waste Reduction

Wanting and needing to cut back on my waste is important, but there are times when it just seems like one step forward two steps back. Cutting out plastic completely is not doable for me and for very few people … Continue reading

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Recycling and Zero Waste

My town has a pretty good recycling program but, recently they have changed a few things to go along with the state universal recycling list and this has caused me to do a bit of a trash audit. I am … Continue reading

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Easy ways to go green

Going green can save you money in the long run, but the up front costs for some might be a deal breaker. I use very few paper towels,  I buy one roll every 2 months maybe. I use microfiber cloths … Continue reading

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Steps Towards A Greener Lifestyle

Getting to a greener lifestyle should not be an all or nothing proposition. I don’t like all the people who say if you don’t buy only organic, go completely zero waste you are just fooling yourself. This kind of shaming … Continue reading

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Ornaments, ultimate recycling

I finally was able to decorate my Christmas tree even though it had been up with the lights on it for about 4 or 5 days. I had to wait for my son to come over as he always wants … Continue reading

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Minimalism vs Zero Waste

I have doing quite a bit of reading on these two subjects lately and from what I have read they are not mutually exclusive in their goals. I will say that being a minimalist is not as straight forward. You … Continue reading

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Greening the Mainstream

I will say that we have come a long way in knowledge of the environment and the overuse of chemicals, but organic natural products and services are still on the fringe and more expensive. There are people who say that … Continue reading

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