New Year’s Resolution- Time to go Green

This year make a resolution that will help you and the Earth!  Resolve to do something environmentally friendly.  Better yet, make an eco-friendly change each month, week, or day, for the entire year.  How much of a challenge can you handle? My Green Challenge was 52 eco-friendly changes in 52 weeks, and it gave me something to look forward…

Fill your Pens, not the Landfill

How many times have you used a pen in your life?  I probably use a pen every single day, but I never thought about the environmental impact.  I just never thought about it.  In our throw-away culture, I am used to throwing things like empty pens away.  Too bad there is no ‘away’.  Our garbage just goes to a…

Reduce Food Waste

Unfortunately, throwing away food is common.  Food that spoiled in the fridge.  Coffee grounds.  Food on your plate that you thought you’d eat.  Moldy bread.  Leftovers.  Food that is past the expiration date.  Fruit that is not pretty enough to make it to the grocery store shelves.  The other half of the heavy whipping cream since…