It is that time of year. The scramble for the big Christmas day is underway! You are in one of two positions this time of year: One, discount
For the first, I wish you the best of luck and encourage you to check out some of my last minute sustainable gift ideas, or websites like World Vision, Uncommon Goods, and Ten Thousand Villages for unique and environmentally-friendly gifts.
For the second, I found myself in this boat and looking for some better solutions to wrap all the holiday gifts this season. According to the EPA, from Thanksgiving to New Years Day, household waste increases by more than 25% and it all adds up to an additional 1 million tons a week to our landfills (EPA and Use Less Stuff). That doesn’t feel good in a season where we are trying to give better lives.