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Mrs. Cara Dafforn's Blog – January 2010 Archive (2)

The Pantry Challenge

As I frittered the new year away twittering with my new global community, I came upon this blog and want to extend the pantry challenge to www.agreenerindiana.com. We all can do something to make Indiana Greener and the pantry challenge is a good place to start.

Rationale for the Pantry Challenge

1. Saves Automotive resources

2. Tests your 28 day food supply for emergencies

3. Evaluates your pantry, freezer and cupboard

4.… Continue

Added by Mrs. Cara Dafforn on January 16, 2010 at 6:30pm — No Comments

Recycle your Christmas Cards

This is a great idea; something we can all do to help that doesn't require a lot of time, effort, or investment.

You can recycle this year's Christmas cards and help out some kids at the same time. The St. Jude's Ranch is a home for abused and neglected children. To raise money for the home, the children turn the fronts of used greeting cards (Christmas, Hanukah, birthdays, anniversary, etc.) into new greeting cards which they sell.

So instead of tossing the cards you've… Continue

Added by Mrs. Cara Dafforn on January 5, 2010 at 3:21pm — No Comments

Feed from Indiana Living Green Magazine

Renee saves a turtle!

We interrupt our regularly scheduled Q&A to bring you this special news from St. Croix

This has been a week of firsts! Five days ago I participated in my first island volunteer activity: The Ocean Conservancy’s International Coastal Cleanup sponsored on-island by St. Croix Environmental Association.

I have [...]

More bike recycling!


In response to last week’s Recycled Bicycles piece:

Shifting Gears is also a place to donate bicycles. We’re having a donation drive in October at Fresh Thyme market .


Hi Connie, thanks for the info! Given my love for RecycleForce, you may guess that I have [...]

Teachable moments


My family and I try to repurpose, precycle and recycle as much as we can. We have recently gotten into a discussion with a neighbor child about recycling. He tells us they won’t recycle because it take so much energy. Where can I find good information that will show [...]

Reface Don't Replace

Refacing is greener than replacing - ecocountertopsusa.com

Reface! Don't Replace!

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