Once you have mastered clean recycling take the next step. Recycle those things like stretchy film plastics and textiles that are easy to recycle, but not appropriate for your blue bin. Take a little extra time and make the effort to take these items to the appropriate donation spot. You don’t even have to go out of your way to do this! Spending the time to recycle right will benefit everyone in our community and help protect the environment.
It is easy to be overwhelmed and feel like these things are out of our control and we can’t make a difference and change the world. But while we can’t change things on a global level there are simple actions we can take that will have a positive effect on our homes and our communities. Recycling is one of those things, when you know the facts about recycling and do it correctly.
Here are some inspirational quotes for Earth Day, which we are celebrating this week!
This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BringingInnovation #CollectiveBias Recycling is important to the environment and to our kids’ future, so it is important to make it a family priority! Â Here are 5 easy tips that can my recycling more fun and easy, and that […]
I want to thank Repreve for sponsoring this post and inspiring me to #TurnitGreen. Recycling is important, but sometimes it is easy to let it go, because you are in a hurry.Â Here are some tips that have helped my family get better at recycling and make it a part of our lives. Tip #1 […]
This article is sponsored by REPREVE. Recycling and thinking about sustainability are important to my family. My oldest daughter is studying conservation biology in college, and she makes sure we are all aware of environmental issues and do our part to recycle. Have you ever wondered what happens when you drop a bottle into a […]
Iâ€™d love to be able to buy more organic food, but it is so expensive!Â Here are some simple ways to save money on organic food shopping, so you can afford to buy more.
Do you have bunch of old electronic devices laying around the house?Â I know I do, including old cell phones, the camera I dropped in the ocean last summer, and an old VCR that hasnâ€™t worked in years.Â In the past getting rid of these things has been difficult.Â Many of them are not supposed […]
When it comes to keeping the house clean it is hard to avoid toxic cleaners. Many cleaning products contain powerful synthetic cleaning products that are not good for the environment or for people. Carpet cleaners are no exception, and when you think of how often you, your children and your pets are on the carpet […]
Sometimes it seems that there just isnâ€™t enough time during the holiday season to worry about saving energy, because there is just so much else to do. During the holidays, we spend an enormous amount of energy decorating our homes, yards, and hosting family gatherings. Thing about energy saving while we do it can not […]