By Becky Striepe on August 29, 2013
Earlier this week, we talked a bit about Earth Overshoot Day and how to conserve, so you can cut your own footprint. One of my favorite ways to reduce my impact is to use my crafty skills not only to repurpose materials that would be otherwise landfill-bound but to make things that replace disposables in my life.
By Becky Striepe on March 2, 2011
We talk a lot about eco-friendly paper around here. Of course, the greenest paper option is simply to use less paper. Sometimes, that’s easier said than done, so I wanted to share an inspiring paper-free solution from a local Atlanta company.
By Becky Striepe on August 18, 2010
This is sort of a touchy subject for some, and I know talking about reusable menstrual products might seem a little….well…gross. Bear with me, though! Switching away from disposables isn’t just about cutting back on waste – it’s about taking our femininity back from marketers who just want to sell us disposable products month after month.