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In the jungle ...

When you live in a jungle, maintenance is a never ending endeavor in the Spring & Summer. The weed game is strong with this one. If we take a few weeks off, catching up seems to be an impossible task. 190 more words

Zero Waste 101

What is zero waste? First, let’s define what zero waste is to better understand how it affects you and what it means for our communities. 316 more words


Recycling and Composting in Amritapuri

Amma has made recycling and composting a major priority for the ashram. Every resident and visitor sorts their trash into separate bins labeled for paper, soft plastic, hard plastic, yard waste, food waste, sharps, sanitary, cloth, dust and hair. 1,009 more words


Christmas Yard Waste

This will be a quick how-to on changing your outside flower pots into Christmas decor. People bring me their pots at my work and I charge them at least $100.00 to do this, so here is a bit of information on how to do them for FREE, yes, free! 467 more words

Halifax OKs plastic bags for leaf collection after paper bag shortage

HALIFAX – The city of Halifax says residents can put leaves in clear and orange plastic bags for disposal, effective immediately.

The rules for leaf disposal were changed effective August 1st, when new garbage and recycling amendments took effect. 95 more words


Our first trash day

We live in a suburb that contracts with a private garbage collection company to pick up our trash. This means that residents are charged for every can of garbage thrown out (you have to buy stickers that you stick on the cans each week). 455 more words

Home & DIY

We Were Busy This Summer!

Our family purchased Ray Peterson’s Bulldozing at the end of June 2015, and we hit the ground running! Now called TILZ, we have been working on improving the site, offering more products, and listening to customer’s needs. 59 more words