chopped vegetables in meal prep Tupperware to reduce food waste

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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How to Make Eco-Friendly Household Cleaners

Have you ever found yourself perplexed by the list of unnatural ingredients in your household cleaners? It can be absolutely overwhelming to see how many substances go into one bottle of cleaning fluid! With all of the new planet-friendly products on the market, simply making better buying decisions seems like it may be your best […]

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Be More Eco-Friendly with Second-Hand Items

When it comes to trying to be more eco-friendly, a lot of us focus on the reduce and recycle part but often forget the reuse part. Yet, this is where we can make some of the biggest impacts on our habits and lifestyle choices! In fact, take an inventory of all the things you currently buy brand-new–the number might surprise you. […]

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