Monthly Archives: April 2016

Reduce Consumption and Waste

Earth Day Zero waste tips from http://earth911.com  Take a zero-waste pledge. • Challenge yourself to focus on the first of the 3 R’s and REDUCE your consumption • To better visualize your efforts, use a glass jar or bowl to collect … Continue reading

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“I have my own bag, thank you!”

No bag please! An important thing you could do for the earth this week is recycle those plastic bags and plastic wrap, but DO NOT place them in your regular recycling! They need to be recycled at the stores that issued them. … Continue reading

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Everyday, Earth Day

“The earth is what we all have in common”  Wendell Berry Happy Earth Day, hope you can get outside and enjoy the marvelous spring changes!  Go for a walk. From http://www.startribune.com The first Earth Day on April 22, 1970, was a … Continue reading

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Celebrating Earth Month – It takes a Village

Originally posted on Solutions by Rachelle:
Earth Month Clean up – sponsored by Viridian “The Earth does not belong to us: we belong to the Earth.” –  Marlee Matlin This is Earth month, and tomorrow will be Earth day. While…

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Earth Day Resolution

 

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Jeff Bridges On Single-Use Plastic

Jeff Bridges has taken on plastic waste and has an excellent video and list of ways to reduce your plastic pollution.  See his video here. Here are 10 easy ways to reduce your plastic footprint: Bring your own shopping bag to the … Continue reading

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Love Our Earth

“Those who contemplate the beauty of the earth find resources of strength that will endure as long as life lasts” — Rachel Carson This land is your land, this land is my land! In honor of Earth Day this Friday, … Continue reading

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