10 Easy & Unexpected Ways to Live a Greener Life!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Scott Tube-Free for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine.

By now you’ve probably made some lifestyle changes to help your family be a little kinder to the environment. You likely recycle bottles and cans, papers, and plastics. Perhaps you take along your own reusable shopping bags whenever you go to the store. You carry around a refillable water bottle. You’ve been changing your lightbulbs over to CFL bulbs. That’s all awesome! So now I would like to challenge you to take it a step further, and consider these 10 easy and unexpected ways to live a greener life! Is your family making changes to be kinder to the environment? How about considering these 10 easy and unexpected ways to live a greener life! #ad #TossTheTube

It’s really about giving more careful consideration to the way we buy things, the packaging involved in the products we use, and how to use less of it!…

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Boys Poker Night Birthday Party!

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Strawberry Cream Pie! {An Easy Homemade After School Snack!}

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