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How To Host A Clothing Swap 
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How To Host A Clothing Swap 

How To Host A Clothing Swap  Are your closets stuffed with ill-fitting clothes or items that no longer suit your style? Host a clothing swap! Clothes swaps are a sustainable

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One-Pot Wonders: Budget Edition 
Plant-Based, Vegan

One-Pot Wonders: Budget Edition 

One-Pot Wonders: Budget Edition  I’m a huge fan of One-Pot Wonders and even One-Tray Wonders. If I can put all ingredients in one casserole dish, on a tray, or in

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Chemicals Lurking in Bread

Did you know that bread requires only four ingredients — flour, yeast, water and salt? So it’s mind boggling that almost all breads sold at grocery stores contain a number

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Tips For Zero Waste Halloween

Tips For Zero Waste Halloween It’s already October! For those who love Halloween, the countdown begins for everything spooky and creepy, from costumes to decorations and parties. Here is how

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Keeping Pumpkins Out Of The Landfill
Composting

Keeping Pumpkins Out Of The Landfill

Keeping Pumpkins Out Of The Landfill They’re everywhere this time of year — pumpkins! Hundreds of them — in parking lots, pumpkin patches, in huge cardboard bins outside every grocery

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Plant-Based Recipes

Welcome, Rosehips Season! 

Welcome, Rosehips Season!  By late fall, when nothing else is blooming and most other berries are long past harvest time, brilliant orange-red rose hips take center stage.  It’s officially rosehip

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Upcycling IKEA Bags Ideas
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Upcycling IKEA Bags Ideas

Upcycling IKEA Bags Ideas I see people using old IKEA bags at the laundromat and grocery store all the time. They’re capacious, tough as nails, lightweight, easily folded flat, inexpensive

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5 Dot Art Paintings for Kids

5 Dot Art Paintings for Kids Dot art paintings have a rich history in Australia. Aboriginal people from the land down under traveled across the country and used symbols to

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Tips For Zero Waste Food
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Tips For Zero Waste Food

Tips For Zero Waste Food The most common question we get as a zero waste family is, “How can I reduce waste while grocery shopping or ordering takeout?” So let’s

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How To Mend Kids’ Clothes
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How To Mend Kids Clothes

How To Mend Kids Clothes One of the 5R’s of a zero waste wardrobe is Repair. When it comes to kids’ clothes especially, mending makes a huge impact! Instead of

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J�oin me and my host @deirdrebee in making our favorite Valentine's cookie recipe!

I will demonstrate how to make the dough, and after they're baked, you can decorate. The whole kitchen can play for FREE. Let’s get messy and have some fun!

Enjoy a Valentine's activity with the kids, and make cookies you can enjoy.

Register on Eventbrite for:
- Virtual access to the event for EVERYONE in the kitchen!
- 1 entry into a drawing for a copy of the Zero Waste Family book

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Treat yourself! Join us on 2/25 @herahub for a fabulous self-care spa day!

We'll have networking, nosh, and local female-owned businesses offering mini workshops on various self-care techniques.

Register at Eventbrite on our link in bio. Space is limited to grab your spot!

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You asked and we listened so here finally have a tour on YouTube of our new home and the garden we just began to planted.

Here is the link:

https://youtu.be/lrAsdIOaESs





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you can easily make your own household cleaners by using combinations of a few simple ingredients. You probably already have most of them in your home.

Here are some very common household items that can be used for cleaning:

Baking soda
Lemon
Borax
Soap—Unscented liquid soap without petroleum distillates cleans almost everything

Cornstarch—Shampoos carpets and rugs

Vinegar—Cuts grease, cleans mildew

Essential oils of tea tree, Thieves, lemon and lavender—Tea tree and Thieves oil is a natural antiseptic, antifungal and disinfectant. Lavender and lemon are gentle antiseptics and antibacterials.





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Homegrown citrus will soon be juice to finally kick this cold’s that’s going around my family.




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Here is my recipe for homemade veggie broth
https://zerowastefamily.com/zero-waste-scrap-vegetable-stock-and-vegetable-salt




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Cooking makes me happy, especially when I’m cooking with homegrown veggies.





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Barrett from @pit_and_seed and I talk about restaurant takeout and food deliver waste and how @pit_and_seed do zero waste food delivery in San Diego.

Use promo code 0wf30for3 for 30% off on a food deliver from pit and seed.
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Peeping overnight oats for tomorrow’s breakfast after my workout with @jenny_coppin

Here is my recipe:
Ingredients

1 large ripe/spotty banana, mashed
2 Tablespoons chia seeds
1 Tbsp. almond butter (or peanut butter)
1/2 cup gluten free rolled oats
3/4 cup almond milk
½ vanilla bean: slice open and scrape out seeds

Directions

Mash the banana in a small bowl with the vanilla bean until smooth.
Stir in the chia seeds until combined.
Add the oats, almond milk and almond butter, and blend until well mixed.
Cover and refrigerate overnight.
Before serving, stir the oats to combine.
Serve with all kinds of fun toppings
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Here in the link
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