How's Your Waste Line?

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Feb 22, 2019 / 6:00 am

What happens in your household when your favourite lamp goes on the fritz? Or when your toaster quits toasting, or coffee maker, cassette player, gizmo of any...

A conversation about gifts

Dec 20, 2018 / 6:00 am

Most of us get the warm fuzzies by showing our love and affection for our near and dear ones with the giving of gifts. However, the shopping craze that has...

Recycle your textiles

Oct 31, 2018 / 3:20 pm

Here’s one to ponder the next time to you feel like adding a little something new to your wardrobe to spiff things up. Canadians on average buy 70 new...

Be Mother Nature's deputy

Sep 19, 2018 / 6:00 am

We’ve all seen it or heard about it: bags of garbage tossed in a ditch, a couch left on the side of the road, litter on a sidewalk, yard waste tipped over...

Ditch single-use everything

Aug 10, 2018 / 1:00 pm

I hope single use isn't on your shopping radar. Take a short stroll down the aisles of your favourite grocery store and it becomes pretty obvious just how...

Are you a wish cycler?

Jul 4, 2018 / 11:00 am

Is someone in your family wish cycling? You know the drill. You’re standing next to your recycling cart, making that final call if the item goes in there...