A couple of weekends ago I came home from the grocery store with a week’s supply of food. As I went to put the cold things away, the same thing happened that occurs every week. Probably at least half of the produce was soggy, brown, or moldy and had to be tossed. There was a pack of fish we’d thawed but forgotten about behind a stack of leftovers we’d packed up but unfortunately never eaten. Once I took the time to clean out all of the inedible food, over half the fridge was gone!As I layere...
Curbing the use of plastic - Author - Forts and Fairies

Author: Lisa Trollip This blog was originally posted on “Forts And Fairies” It’s Clean-Up and Recycle SA Week from 16 to 21 September, and to help create awareness and encourage you to participate too I thought I would share a couple of changes I’ve made in our home to help curb our use of plastic and help to save our precious planet Earth.We have cut down on our use of single use plastics, and done our best to eliminate as many as we can. It starts with saying no to plastic straws. If yo...

If you’re thinking about making your house or apartment greener this year, here are some awesome budget-friendly things you can do and without a lot of effort. And don’t worry it won’t require tearing down walls or extensive renovation. It just takes a few changes each week and you can turn your space into the earth-friendly green home you’ve striving for! Bamboo is CoolBamboo is our favorite sustainable resource, so naturally we’re gonna start here! Over time you can revamp you...