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Reusable VS Plastic Bags, How Do You Feel About Paying A Bag Fee?
If you think that paying a fee for the bag you put your purchases in would never happen (after all, they want you to shop in their store, right?), think again.  In Minneapolis they are voting on whether businesses should start charging for bags.  This is why and here are my reasons I have …
5 Things You Might Not Know Are Made From Recycled Plastic
While I was emceeing the Northland Community Wellness Day my table was directly across from the Lake Superior College's Dental Hygiene program and they were handing out toothbrushes.  The toothbrushes were made from 100% recycled plastic, like yogurt cups.  How cool is that?
Craft Swap At The Duluth Public Library [Bonus Craft Video]
My craft room looks like total chaos and one reason is that it's hard to get rid of anything, ANYTHING!  But, as I continue to do craft projects, I keep accumulating crafting supplies that I didn't use.  The Duluth Public Library had a great idea and turned it into an event that …
Need To Get Rid Of Your Christmas Tree? Treecycle With WLSSD
The celebrating is done, the guests have gone home and you've taken down the decorations and holiday tree.  Usually, you stick it in the snowbank outside (and deal with it weeks later, but this year....most of us don't have a snowbank.  So, what should you do?  Treecycle with WLSSD!  BUT, trees only…
Use Earth Day To Educate Your Kids By Recycling Their Crayons
It's the 44th anniversary of Earth Day!  Go green. Reduce, recycle and reuse.   When it started back in 1970, only 20 million people recognized Earth Day, now more than a billion people around the world are expected to mark the day.  Here's an idea that will help you te…
Treecycle Your Holiday Tree With WLSSD
The celebrating is done, the guests have gone home and you're taking down the decorations and holiday tree.  Usually, you stick it in the snowbank outside and deal with it weeks later, but this year....most of us don't have a snowbank.  So, what should you do?  Treecycle with WLSSD!  BUT, trees only…