• Eco

    [ECO]: Earth Day 2016

    “The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago, the second best time is now”- Chinese Proverb. 22 APRIL 2016 – EARTH DAY Tips for Earth Day, and how to make everyday Earth Day!  ♥ RECYCLE. I’ve said it 100 times, I’m obsessed with recycling and feel it should be part of everyone’s daily life! ♥ Plant your own vegetable garden, or support your local farmers for vegetables and fruit. ♥ Go minimalist. This is something I’m slowly working on. It’s difficult as I like to hold onto things but I’m working towards a “less is more” attitude. Like I said, working on it slowly. ♥ Switch off.…

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    [ECO]: Easy Ways To Go Green in 2016

    With 2016  rocking and rolling for everyone already, what’s a better time to start being green than now?  While going green is a process, these are a few easy steps you can take on your journey of being more eco-friendly.  ♥ Switch your light bulbs to energy saving Compact fluorescent lightbulbs – they use about one 1/3 of electricity and last 10 times longer. ♥ Switch off wall sockets when not in use as they draw a lot of “phantom/vampire” energy while not in use. ♥ Stepping away from your computer for more than 20 minutes? Switch it to “sleep mode” and make sure to power off at the end of…

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    [ECO]: Paper Recycling

    Why Should We Recycle Paper? Image: Unsplash Those that have been reading my blog for a while now, know that I have an obsession when it comes to recycling. I can become quite hectic over it but I feel in terms of the environment, it’s a good obsession to have. Over the next few weeks I’ll be chatting more about recycling but today’s post features a few facts on paper recycling. While paper is pretty much a necessity in our everyday lives, we’re luckily switching over to the electronic side of things but we still use so much paper everyday, and while it may be essential, the trees that are being cut down for it…

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