Less Trash, Less Junk Lent–Day Two

Dunkin Donuts Mondays are a "tradition" that my daughter and I have adopted in order to make going back to school after the weekend feel a little more bearable. Since she has been out the last three days, we had Dunkin Donuts Thursday. She was less-than-thrilled with me today because we parked and went inside rather than using the drive-thru.  I had to take my own cup and let them fill it ...

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Less trash, Less Junk Lent–Day One

Today I bagged up some clothes to donate. One bag out. Thirty-nine to go. This was my trash generation for the day: a label from a netted bag of avocados (I'm saving the netting to turn into a knitted scrub), the containers for my disposable contacts (that I trade out every two weeks), a plastic bag that tomatoes came in (I've ordered reusable produce bags), a label off of a skein ...

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