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How to reduce food waste

I’d venture to guess I’m not the only one who’s ever had rotting, moldy cheese and vegetables in my fridge.  Have you ever pulled that crisper drawer out to find your lettuce is wilted and dried on the tips?  Raise your hand if you’ve gone into your pantry looking for something only to find all […]

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Compost Aerator – Must Have Composting Tool

Hands down, BEST.GIFT.EVER! My husband got me the best gift this past Christmas.  He got me a compost aerator!  I know, I’m a lucky gal.  You don’t have to tell me twice.  All kidding aside, I’m a practical gift giver so I also appreciate receiving practical gifts.  I’ve been wanting one of these suckers for […]

Why How You Should Compost

Why You Should Compost and How To Get Started

Why You Should Compost Once you finish that apple or banana, what do you do with the core or the peel?  Most often, it either goes in the trash or down the garbage disposal.  The problem with putting food scraps in to the trash is they head to the landfill and decompose anaerobically (without oxygen) […]