Donate used household items as you Spring Clean As you’re spring cleaning or doing other spring home improvement projects, we want to share some options for disposing of your unwanted household items. By donating to local non-profits, you’ll reduce waste and give others the opportunity to make use of your gently used things. CEDAR RAPIDS/MARION […]
Going back to school doesn’t mean you have to go back to the same supplies and the same ways of doing things. Take a look at these suggestions for going back to school in “Green” style. Consider your transportation alternatives – Are you close enough to walk or bike with your child to school? If […]
It’s spring! Time to get outside and enjoy the fresh air, the sunshine and the warm weather. It’s also time clean out closets, organize your garage, rearrange your storage area and purge. This may be my favorite part of spring — getting rid of the stuff we don’t need anymore. There are so many options for recycling your stuff nowadays. Let’s look at some of the choices we have here in the Corridor.
A new year brings new opportunities to improve ourselves and make the world a better place. As you look through this list maybe you’ll identify with some of these suggestions. Make a resolution to implement just one or two things to make your life a little greener. You’ll be glad you did. 1. Reduce junk […]