A Few Simple Tips
Hi there my green darlings!
It’s a new month, a new week and it’s National Environmental week here in South Africa! So what better time to start making changes in your lifestyle to become more green!
Here are a few tips on how to play your part in saving the environment:
♡ Switch off all lights before leaving the house
♡ Unplug all unnecessary electrical appliances when not in use ~ After I’ve done my hair in the morning, I always switch off the plug that I use for my hair styling tools, every little bit helps!
♡ Unplug your cellphone charger when you’re not using it
♡ Reuse magazines & newspaper as wrapping paper
♡ Switch off the tap when brushing your teeth
♡ Try cut your shower time by 1 minute, you will save 3300 litres of water a year
♡ Wait until your dishwasher is fully loaded before running it
♡ Need a new light bulb? Replace it with a compact fluorescent bulb
♡ Buy local – food, clothes, beauty products etc
♡ Love to buy a coffee every morning? Take your own cup!
♡ Donate your unwanted clothes to a charity or organise a clothes swap with friends
♡ Choose paper less billing for your accounts
♡ Find out about recycling collections in your area and start a recycling program at home
♡ Change a small area of your garden to a vegetable garden and grow your own food
♡ Support brands that are cruelty free
Not too hard right?
Lets GO GREEN!
Let me know what tips you have for going green?
Love always, The Glam Green Girl xXx