Sustainable Living

Sustainable living isn’t just for hippies living off-the-grid in cob houses, teepees and geodesic domes. There’s a lot city dwellers can do to be more eco-conscious. Posts in this category include adopting a greener lifestyle, living plastic-free, eco-friendly shopping and more.

 

3 Sustainable Living Ideas You Can Start Implementing Right Now

3 Sustainable Living Ideas You Can Start Implementing Right Now

I’m going to assume you live on the grid. That is, in or near to a city and dependent on its resources (water, electricity, etc.). Because let’s face it, anyone existing off the grid in say, a cabin in the woods, is not going to be interested in learning about sustainable living ideas from two urban hippies….

If I Were a Real Hippie (as Opposed to an Urban Facsimile)

If I Were a Real Hippie (as Opposed to an Urban Facsimile)

If I were a real hippie I’d only buy organically-grown produce from local farmers’ markets. But I’m an urban hippie so I buy my fruit and vegetables from large supermarket chains, choosing organic when it’s available and avoiding at all costs anything that’s imported or out of season. If I were a real hippie I’d…