Eco Tip – Get rid of junk mail

I get too much junk mail! It’s a waste of time to handle it – and a buzz kill for anyone wanting to save the environment. Those lime green sandals don’t look so cute printed on hacked down tree parts. Some sources site a year of junk mail in America is equivalent to 100 million…

K-cup recycling 

It’s a great perk that the City of LA takes quite a bit of materials for recycling, and with a little work k-cup parts can be recycled. Since it takes a bit of time to disassemble, I collect them in a box and then do it all at once every other month or so. Even…

Water saving ideas

Since we are in the throes of drought in California, I wanted to share some of the things I do to conserve water. A few I was taught the first time my family experienced drought here in the early 90’s when brown-outs were ordered, meaning no more water for your lawn. It became pretty obvious…