Tag Archives: environmentalism

Plastic Free July – plastics I still own

I’ve been doing a lot of reading and lurking on zero waste and eco-living websites lately. One of my favourite resources is the Green Indy Blog, run by Polly who’s a zero-waster with a realistic view of life. She is … Continue reading

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Plastic Free July – what I’m giving up

I’m giving up garbage bags this month, and that’s actually freaking me out a little bit I’m participating in Plastic Free July. I wrote a bit about it and zero waste in my last post, but as a quick summary, … Continue reading

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Plastic Free July challenge

I’m participating in Plastic Free July, which is a challenge created to encourage people to reduce their use of plastics, especially single-use plastics. I’m not plastic free or zero waste, but I would like to be, as much as possible. … Continue reading

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Review: Playful Peanut snack bags

I bought some great little reusable snack bags from Playful Peanut (Canadian, if you’re interested). I’ve been meaning to make or buy some for ages. I generally use hard containers, but sometimes you just need a small baggie-like container that takes … Continue reading

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Video: Salton Sea

An intriguing video highlighting the past and present of the Salton Sea.

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Green Living Tips

Lots of great ideas and resources: The Lifehack.org Guide to Green Living: 20 Green Ideas from Our Archives

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