20 Easy Ways to Decrease Your Family’s Carbon Footprint-SliderPhoto


May 29 is Learn About Composting Day. Making your own compost is eco-friendly, cheap and easy to do. Plus, it’s a wonderful way to fertilize your garden plants, fruits and vegetables.

In the words of singer, songwriter, Ani DiFranco, “I’m queen of my own compost heap and I’m getting used to the smell”. Compost piles can have a pungent odor, but if you learn to do it right, you’ll be eco-friendly and odor free.

1. Learn to compost.
Okay, I know we already talked about this but, it’s such a simple way to decrease your carbon footprint. So, especially if  you have a garden, learn to compost!