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  • Plastic Free Cooking and Food Storage

    When you use plastics in your kitchen there is potential for these chemicals to leach into your food – the same food you have taken considerable care to ensure is the healthiest option for your family. Our recommendation is to keep plastics out of the kitchen, and the great news is there are many safe non-plastic alternatives and ways to easily avoid plastic in the kitchen. More

  • Living Plastic Free: Nine Ways to Reduce Plastic Use

    After spending most of February participating in Rodale.com’s Plastic-Free February, I’ve come to the realization that reducing plastic use is very difficult. I thought it would just be a little inconvenient. Instead, I found that it’s nearly impossible. More

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    Plastic-Free February, Day 9

    I’ve done a little grocery shopping since I started plastic-free February, but only for things we run out of quickly. I’m dreading my first serious trip to restock the pantry. More

  • Plastic-Free February, Day 5

    Plastic-Free February continues with just one small slip-up – or maybe a whole bunch. I need an organic chemist on call to figure out what exactly is plastic and what is not. More

  • Plastic-Free February, Day 3

    Today was filled with plastic goodness. I found even more plastic in my life, but I’ve got a few ideas for how to reduce the plastic in the future. More

  • Plastic-Free February, Day 2

    The day started off with me hitting the plastic snooze button on my plastic alarm clock. I have a long way to go to become plastic-free. More