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3 Ways to Improve Your Carbon Footprint this Earth Day - The February Fox
On our last big family trip we visited Iceland and noticed something about each of the residences we stayed at: they had tiny little trash cans for the entire household. I’m embarrassed to say that we had roughly 4 times the amount of trash than the size of the can itself. It was only then that I truly took note of how much waste we were creating. I immediately went into damage control mode and tried to reduce our waste, realizing soon after that it’s not something that can be done overnight. However, I’ve made small adjustments here and there that will help the carbon footprint our household leaves on this world so that my kids and their own for generations to come can enjoy the beauty of this earth. Here are three things you can do at home to help the earth: Walk More Although we live in the suburbs, we’re lucky enough to be able to walk or bike to a handful of places rather than drive. When the weather is nice, we have access to a park, ice cream shop, and many more fun locations with an extra 5-15 minutes. It’s a great way to get exercise …