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Let's Talk Compost and Fertilizer

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 When I lived in my other home I started a compost. I took a large plastic rubbermaid trash can that has a tightly fitted lid. 796 more words


Reusing Food Scraps: Green Onions

Last week, I provided a one month update on my DIY compost bin. One thing I am hyper-aware of now with composting my waste is… 323 more words

Zero Waste

Composting is very easy and you shouldn’t think too hard about it. It’s organic. It’s free. It’s natural. Simply put, compost is created when microorganisms break down natural materials and turn them into a soil-like material. 869 more words


Composting for Apartment Dwellers, Part 2

“My whole life had been spent waiting for an epiphany, a manifestation of God’s presence, the kind of transcendent, magical experience that lets you see your place in the big picture.

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Zero Waste

Composting for Apartment Dwellers

Let me walk with you on two ways you can compost if you live an apartment and/or don’t have a backyard.

Composting is great because you see benefit firsthand from rotting your waste, rather than sending it off to a landfill in a plastic bag where it will produce methane gas and pollute the earth.  102 more words

Zero Waste

A Year of Collecting Food Scraps in A Bucket

It has been my first full year of composting, or really, my first full year of saving food scraps and keeping them in a bucket on my fire escape until it gets picked up to be made into compost. 118 more words

Green City Living

Dig and Drop Trench Composting

This post might not be very Christmas-y or in any sort of holiday spirit BUT it is very in accordance with the wheel of the year. 670 more words