Those Jars Aren't Junk

 I’m all about reducing food waste....more

Green Rules For Back To School

If you have kids that are old enough for school then you’re already well aware that it’s back to school time! Most kids already started this week if not before the holiday weekend. It’s a great idea to teach your kids to be aware of their effect on the environment so why not incorporate eco-friendly rules for heading back to school? You should probably avoid the word “rules”, though. Your son or daughter will surely ignore you. Try “guidelines” or “suggestions” perhaps. ...more

Give Your Summer A Fun Finish

Social media makes me sad this time of year. A lot of people are complaining about summer being over, but it isn’t over yet! Yes, the summer is winding down. Vacations will end and school will begin, but there is still a lot you can do to enjoy the time that’s left! Don’t worry if you’re broke from a busy summer. Many of the events are cheap or even free! You just have to try some unexpected places....more

Un"Stuff" Yourself: Tips To Help You Downsize Your Life

The average American (middle class) household owns 24 electronic devices and spends about $1700 per year on apparel. What does this mean? Well, it means that Americans have a heck of a lot of stuff. Some people stockpile way more stuff than others. Watch a few episodes of the show “Hoarders” and you can see what happens if you let your stuff take over your life!...more