Waste-Free Lifestyle

How to stop using plastic, ways to reuse and recycle, easy tips on reducing waste at home, while dining out and at the grocery store.

Plastic Free Kitchen: Zip Bag Alternatives

Plastic Free Kitchen: Zip Bag Alternatives

Two sustainable kitchen rules I follow are to choose non-toxic materials and to go with reusable when possible. I’ve been pretty successful at finding convenient alternatives for just about everything.  Except for one: how to replace plastic zip lock style food storage bags. What can I use instead of plastic food storage bags?   I don’t […]

Dumpster Diving Video: How Much Food Do We Waste?

There really is no reason for people to go hungry in our communities.  Attitudes, habits, laws and distribution systems need to shift so that we start feeding people rather than trashing astonishing quantities of food. Check out Rob’s website. Learn more Trash is for Tossers: say no to trash American Wasteland: How America Throws Away […]

The Solar Powered Kitchen

The Solar Powered Kitchen

Will the kitchen of the future run on alternative energy? What does the kitchen of tomorrow look like now that we are well on our way into the 21st century? Although many of the solar powered kitchen devices