Today is the perfect opportunity to celebrate the natural wonders of planet earth, from its abundance of water to vibrant ecosystems! But while there is so much beauty to entice our five senses there is also an environmental risk that is detrimental to our future, and it's our job to protect the planet we call home!
More now than ever our planet needs us and there are many ways we can try to help preserve the beauty that surrounds us. There are 5 contributions I vow to our planet every day.
We all have habits; however, change is possible. If you are wondering what small changes you can start today to ensure a healthier planet for the future. Take a look at my list of 15 eco-friendly actions. I’m sure you will find a few to incorporate into your lifestyle.
Here are a few small ways you can help the earth every day!
Buy from the farmers market and chat with the farmers about their sustainable practices
Grow food from your scraps and start a garden
Redistribute your resources
Experiment with some delicious plant-based meals.
Make sure you're recycling correctly
Swap packaged and processed food/snacks for package-free options
Make your own green cleaners
Green your skincare routine
Green your makeup routine
Choose reusable products over disposable products
Use house plants to filter the air and open the windows
Make homemade DIY tooth powder or deodorant
If it's less than 2 miles walk or bike
Go have an adventure and explore the world around you!
Earth Day should be every day so let’s all remember our incredible planet has given us so much and we no longer can continue to take advantage of it. It’s time for us to work together and rebuild; not just for ourselves, but for our fellow humans! It is time that we form new habits so we can reverse the damage we have caused. Our planet is counting on us!