Green Living Tips
Spring is upon us, which means the days are getting longer, the temperatures are beginning to rise and the crocuses are beginning to emerge after the winter. It also means that you can start pencilling in some fun activities to your day. From getting your hands dirty in the garden to spending some quality time with local wildlife, there are plenty of family-friendly ways to enjoy your time. This list includes plenty of cheap or free ideas so you can have fun while still being kind to your wallet
Meat is a typical food and source of protein for many people, but it can contribute to health problems such as obesity and heart disease. You probably eat meat daily- maybe more than once a day. However, do you know how much meat you’re eating every week and the impact on your health and the environment? To reduce your weekly meat intake, consider these five simple tips. #meatfree #govegan #meat #green #gogreen
Indoor plants (House Plants) are excellent and healthy additions to our homes. Certain plants are proven to improve air quality and help us focus! Keeping a few houseplants throughout your home is a great way to not only better your health but also spruce up your home. Thinking of getting House Plants? Check out the quiz ( on this post ) to find the best houseplant for you! #plant #plants #houseplants #indooeplants #garden #housegarden #ecofriendlyhome
Greenhouse gases are gasses that trap heat in the Earth’s atmosphere. They allow sunlight to enter the atmosphere but prevent some of the heat from escaping back into space. This process is known as the greenhouse effect, and it makes our planet hospitable for life. Learn all about Greenhouse Gases in this "Greenhouse Gases Explained" post. #greenhouse #greenhousegases #CO2 #gogreen #environment
Plastic-free July is upon us and we couldn’t be more excited to share these 13 tips to reduce waste this summer with you. We’ll take a look at some key ways to get your plastic consumption down, but also throw in some other awesome ideas for waste reduction in general over the summer period and in the new normal that the pandemic has created. Plastic Free July is a wonderful campaign that happens globally every year. What makes it one of my favorite initiatives is that it actually works!
Plastic Free July is a wonderful campaign that happens globally every year. It was established to motivate and encourage people all over the world to reduce single-use plastic in their daily lives. What makes it one of my favorite initiatives is that it actually works! A report released in 2019 estimated that the 250 million people who participated in Plastic Free July that year managed to reduce 825 million kg of plastic waste combined. #ZeroWaste #ReducePlastic #PlasticFree
Today, the circular economy is gaining momentum in the business to minimize waste and promote efficiency. It drives economic growth by creating new products and markets to recover previously wasted materials through reuse, recycling, or recovery. #zerowaste #wastefree #economy #gogreen #greenbusiness #business
Sustainability is vital for your company's future if you are a business owner. But what does it really mean to be sustainable, and how can you ensure your business operates sustainably? The answer lies in ESG. But what is ESG? Where do you start? Here are a few tips to help you get started on your ESG journey. Check them out! #ESG #business #businesstips #greenbusiness #sustainable #sustainablebusiness #gogreen #ecofriendly
You may think that you can’t afford to go green or that your lifestyle doesn’t allow time to implement sustainable practices. But, it seems worth taking a few minutes each day to give it a try. Not just for the environment but perhaps even for your pocket! Here are a few green life lessons and habits you can easily pick up for your home, garden, and wallet. #gogreen #greenliving #greenlivingtips #ecofriendly #hometips #gardentips #savemoney
For kids, recycling can quickly fall into the realm of the hated list of chores that drags down their day. As parents and guardians, it is critical to see that the practice does not become associated with drudgery. However, people can do some fun and easy things to put the thrill back into the recycling game. Check out these 4 ways you can do that! #recycle #recycling #parents #fun #kids #gogreen
The tiny house movement has become increasingly popular in recent years as more and more people seek out opportunities for more affordable housing and greater freedom from consumerism. If you’ve been wanting to live in a tiny house, but you’re not just convinced yet, these six reasons may just change your mind. #home #smallhome #gogreen #greenliving #ecofriendly #minimalism #tinyhouse
Vertical farming comes in handy to give you the best of both worlds without causing any strain to your living arrangement. You get to grow your plants while utilizing the small space at home. This post will cover the benefits of vertical farming for small house owners and explore its impact on full-scale farming. #Gardening #Garden #GardeningTips #WallGarden #Ecofriendly #BackYardGardening #VerticalGardening
There are many more ways to reduce your carbon footprint at home, but to be successful at an Eco-friendly lifestyle, you should start small and work your way up because starting too big too quickly can cause frustration. Start with something that makes the most sense and is most feasible for you. Here are 4 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint at Home... #reduce #home #zerowaste #zerowastetips #gogreen
Meat has long been considered a staple of the American diet, but an increasingly large number of studies are shining a light on its negative impacts. Whether you’re concerned about your health, animal welfare, or the environment, there’s good reason to consider reducing meat consumption. Learn about how meat contributes to environmental problems (water pollution, energy use, greenhouse gas emissions) and how it may be harmful to health. #gogreen #ecofriendly #govegan #veganliving
Discover 15 best bedroom plants for better sleep! Not only do plants make your bedroom (and your home) look better or help promote good feng shui, but they clean the air, help you relax, reduce stress, and help you to sleep at night! Learn which, indoor plants look great on bedside tables. Whether you choose decoration planters or hanging plants, these ideas will help you get a better nights sleep. #plantsforsleep #bedroomplants #houseplants #bedroomplants #gardenroom #outdoorindoors
We love our homes and spend our hard-earned money kitting them out with all the latest mod-cons. But often, homeowners neglect their energy efficiency options, even though they could potentially save you thousands in utility bills each year. So take the time to look at these online tools for energy efficiency and see how you can save the pennies and the planet, one kilowatt at a time… #gogreen #energy #energyefficient #home #greenhome
What’s your thermostat set to right now? It may not seem like one or two degrees really matters when it comes to sustainability, but they really do! Residential heating and cooling accounts for 9% of all energy consumption in the United States. Here's how to slash that number to save money and energy.
Are you ready for a more eco-friendly lifestyle? Join me as I find ways to create a sustainable life while responsibly stewarding the Earth. Learn what environmentally-friendly products I like, ways to have sustainable fun, and new sustainable skills like growing your own vegetables, DIY, and repurposing. #sustainablehome #ecofriendly #sustainablelifestyle #ecofriendlyliving #sustainableswaps #zerowaste
It's almost winter. It's time to accept this statement as fact and get ready for powdered streets, flying reindeer and the inevitable increase in your home heating bill. Don't lose hope though, here are some quick and easy tips to help you save on your energy bill this season. #Energy #SaveEnegry
Do you own a business? If so, it is important to begin the process of implementing eco-friendly practices in the workplace. Cutting down on the waste your business generates can improve your image and save you money as well. Believe it or not, going green does not have to be complicated, either. The following tips will help you get started quickly and easily.