Did you know that reducing waste in your home, including reusing and recycling, is a great way to live more naturally? It allows you be kinder to the environment, reduce your carbon footprint, and make use of as many materials as possible. Let’s take a look at how we can reduce waste in our homes… Read More How to Reduce Waste in Your Home
Did you know that being more sustainable might mean different things to different people? To simplify, it is about using the fewest amount of resources as possible in order to help protect the earth and climate. It is also about reducing your carbon footprint by limiting the resources you use, which can be done in… Read More How to Live More Sustainably
Let’s talk about how to cut down on water consumption. Did you know that water has become a valuable commodity and it is becoming more and more valuable every day? To protect our environment and to save money, take a look at these easy water conservation tips. Turn off the faucet. The easiest way to… Read More How to Cut Down On Water Consumption
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother Let us talk about zero waste. What does this really mean? According to Wikpedia, zero waste can be defined as: “a set of principles focused on waste prevention that encourages the redesign of resource life cycles so that all products are reused. The goal is for no trash to… Read More What Not to Buy When Going Zero Waste
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother We are a family of five, and feeding all of us can get very costly. With three boys aged 17, 14, and almost ten to feed we seem to run out of food very quickly. Between our regular weekly trips to Costco, grocery stores and Walmart, it adds up… Read More How to Reduce Food Costs with These Simple Tips
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother What goes on during the wash cycle has completely changed my perspective on doing laundry. A simple chore such as washing our clothing has the capacity to cause damage to our environment and the fish that we consume. I once believed using natural based laundry detergents was enough to… Read More Pollution: Plastic In Our Oceans
Written By: The Green Crunchy Mother So, you’ve arrived on this page probably because you are wondering, what does “living sustainable ” mean anyway? Sustainable living is a life style . Wikpedia defines it as: “Sustainable living is a lifestyle that attempts to reduce an individual’s or society‘s use of the Earth‘s natural resources and… Read More What Does It Mean To Live A Sustainable Life Style?