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How to Plan and Prep Meals to Reduce Food Waste

Food waste is gaining attention as a key issue affecting the environment. According to the NRDC, up to 40 percent of the food in this country is wasted. Why does food waste matter? Food requires a lot of energy, water, and materials to be produced, processed, and transported. When food is wasted, it’s like throwing away […]

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Plant a Windowsill Herb Garden

One of our favorite ways to go green is by planting and caring for our own produce. Of course, not everyone has the time or space to tend a full-sized garden, which is why growing a windowsill herb garden in your apartment is the perfect starting point for inspiring gardeners. Your windowsill herb garden will […]

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The Eco-Friendly Chef: Canning and Preserving

Did you know that you can become an eco-friendly chef? By utilizing earth-friendly, organic recipes and cutting back on the canned products you buy, you can eliminate much of the waste that traditional packaging produces.  Canning and preserving your own foods is a fantastic way to enjoy healthy, delicious food year round. Additionally, you get […]

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