Green Habits

Life can be pretty stressful sometimes. I've heard gardening is good for stress but what other green habits are there that can be crammed into busy schedules? 


There are so many ways -- both small and large -- that you can not only benefit the environment but also feel better and be healthier. Here is a short list but find a few more from this article from USA Today.

  1. Recycle
  2. Bring your own grocery bags
  3. Reduce what you buy and/or buy secondhand 
  4. Buy products with less packaging
  5. Eat more grains and vegetables
  6. Unplug idle electronics 
  7. Compost
  8. Volunteer for a local environmental organization
  9. Find ways to drive and fly less
  10. Buy local