Yes, we know the term “natural” is not the best to use, but we liked the alliteration.
Celebrate this Christmas season by reducing your environmental impact. Whether you seek out eco-friendly gifts and decorations or choose to serve an earth-conscious meal to friends and family, there are many ways to cut waste and fulfil the dream of a green Christmas. Start small and over the years, you’ll be able to cultivate traditions that honour the earth as well as your guests.
1. Consume less.
That is the easiest way to green your Christmas and your life the rest of the year. Sounds weird coming from a company selling things but it’s the truth. Eliminate the unnecessary purchases. Only buy gifts that count. We all have people in our lives who we can cut off the gift list and it doesn’t hurt any feelings; spend time with them instead, share an event, instead of a gift. The landfill, and your pocketbook will thank you. Or perhaps think about a charitable donation. And for when you do want to buy gifts, consider the eco-footprint of the products you choose. (more…)