I, do hereby solemnly swear to be more environmentally conscious in the year 2011.
There, I said it out loud. I feel like I'm pretty good at this already. I recycle whatever is recyclable in Alaska (we are limited because of our remoteness -- it is no longer economically feasible to recycle glass up here). So, what else can one woman do?
This may seem trivial, but I plan to use a lot fewer paper towels in the future. Of all the things I see in my garbage, paper towels really jump out at me. How will I do this, you wonder? Meet the un-paper towel:
This amazing product is the brain child of Athena Creates on etsy. I purchased the 52 pack, but she offers smaller sets as well. They are machine washable organic cotton. Brilliant, I say! I just received them yesterday, so I can't do a full report, but I feel that these will help me achieve my goal.