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10 Simple Ways to Take Care of the Earth

  1.  Practice bottle bricking. (See our earlier post, What are Bottle Bricks?)
  2. Bring a reusable bag around and refuse plastic and paper bags. (You can learn more about that by checking out…
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Guardians of the Earth

Early July of this year, my husband and I went on a retreat called “Tending the Earth: The Art of Living with God’s Creation”.  It was a beautiful retreat with such knowledgeable and inspiring teachers.   834 more words

5 Ways to Use Less Paper (and why this is important)

A simple way to reduce the spread of climate change? Use less paper. You may remember how we mentioned in Bring Back our Forests! that trees are doing us a favor by absorbing carbon dioxide (CO2) in the air and converting it into earth-friendly carbon? 277 more words

Reducing Waste #1: Keep the Cup

While I’ve recently been taking steps to reduce my waste, I have been making changes for some time.

I’ve had a Keep Cup for absolutely ages but haven’t been as conscientious about having it with me as I’d like. 120 more words


Recycle atau Upcycle?

Kebanyakan dari kita pasti sudah familiar dengan istilah recycle atau daur ulang. Tapi ada lagi cara menggunakan ulang barang-barang bekas yang sama-sama bisa membuat barang bekas berguna lagi, loh! 72 more words


DIY Mail Organizer - recycle projects

 I started keeping granola boxes, snack boxes, and even toilet paper rolls; I was on the look out to structure my bills and saw the idea to make a mail organizer. 181 more words

Ngurangin Sampah, Ngurangin Pengeluaran

Buat ngurusin sampah pasti butuh uang. Bukan cuma pengeluaran di tempat pembuangannya, tapi juga menghitung-hitung biaya yang harus kita keluarkan sendiri untuk pengelolaan sampah dan membeli barang-barang pengganti. 155 more words