Concluding Garbage-Free February

Hello, March. It’s good to see you. Garbage-Free February is officially over, but I plan to continue many of the waste reduction habits I started during February. I’ve enjoyed preparing my own food, cutting back on needless purchases, and simply not having to deal with trash. I’m going to continue using my hand-sown fabric bags…

Garbage-Free Starter Kit

Do you want to start moving towards being garbage-free in your life? A successful garbage-free lifestyle requires some preparation, and in many cases introducing more planning and thoughtfulness into the rest of your life as a whole. Below I have outlined my On-The-Go starter kit for avoiding trash. Keep these supplies in your car or…

Garbage-Free Update

I am officially one week into Garbage-Free February. I have produced more trash than hoped, but I have a good excuse. Jupiter gutted a toy filled with synthetic stuffing. Without the toy guts, I am below probably half a jar of waste, and I’d say that’s a good start! Here is my landfill bound waste…

Garbage-Free February

February ReThink Red Deer is going Garbage Free! This year is the 10th Anniversary of Garbage-Free February. This month long event is intended to raise public awareness of waste, and challenge individuals in a different way each week to reduce the amount of material they send to landfills. I have decided I’m going all the…