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Pumpkin Recycling | 10 Sustainable Ways To Dispose of Pumpkins After Halloween
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Pumpkin Recycling | 10 Sustainable Ways To Dispose of Pumpkins After Halloween

Before you throw your pumpkins in the trash, consider these 10 sustainable ways to dispose of pumpkins after Halloween. Pumpkins are organic matter, just like our food scraps, and don’t belong in the landfill. Check out the list below to find ways to keep your pumpkin out of the trash. You’ve carved the pumpkin. You’ve…

20 Zero Waste Halloween Decoration Ideas
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20 Zero Waste Halloween Decoration Ideas

Looking for zero waste Halloween decorations? Check out these great ideas to add festive decor to your space without buying all the things from the Halloween accessory section and saving a few bucks in the process. Thanks to Reese Moore of Compost and Cava for inspiring this post. She’s also an amazing professional photographer if…

21 (+71) Ways To Use Up Extra Tomatoes and Reduce Food Waste
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21 (+71) Ways To Use Up Extra Tomatoes and Reduce Food Waste

Wondering what to do with extra tomatoes this time of year? Here are 92 ways to use tomatoes to ensure the season’s bounty doesn’t go to waste. Right now, our garden is overflowing with tomatoes. I planted several cherry tomato plants and found four more plants that “planted themselves” when they popped up from last…

The Best Resource For Sustainable Halloween Costumes For Kids
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The Best Resource For Sustainable Halloween Costumes For Kids

Looking for sustainable Halloween costumes for kids? Ditch the cheap, single-use Halloween costumes made of polluting plastic that end up in the landfill. Read on for my very favorite resource for sustainable Halloween costumes for kids! This post contains affiliate links. I know it seems a little early to be talking about Halloween. We aren’t…

37 Eco-Friendly Fun Things To Do With Friends
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37 Eco-Friendly Fun Things To Do With Friends

Spending time with friends as adults is important (even if it’s hard to do as parents). And heading to the mall or local shopping joint isn’t a great use of resources. Check out these fun things to do with friends (that aren’t shopping, because we have more than enough stuff). Hint: I saved the best…

8 Eco-friendly Ways to Dispose of Yard Waste
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8 Eco-friendly Ways to Dispose of Yard Waste

Wondering how to dispose of yard waste, especially if you don’t have a municipal pickup program available? Here are eight eco-friendly ways to dispose of yard waste so it doesn’t end up in landfills and incinerators. We have a lot of large trees in your yard.  Inevitably, with each storm or windy day, branches fall…

How To Build A Wooden Pallet Compost Bin
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How To Build A Wooden Pallet Compost Bin

Looking to build a simple wooden pallet compost bin? Read on for some really easy instructions to build a pallet compost bin with repurposed materials for free! This post contains affiliate links. If you’ve been around the blog for a hot second, you know I’m a self-proclaimed composting nerd. If not, welcome! I’m so glad…