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 16, 13, and nine 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 very… 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?