Check out the Family Eco Challenge as posted at A Vision Splendid. I really enjoy reading this blog. Always excellent information. Here is an excerpt from their family challenge:
3. Transporta) Ride bikes to school and workb) Limit trips to town – by planning and grouping tripsc) Get Dad to ride motorbike to town for smaller items/ errandsd) Walke) Find cheaper fuel, drive more economically4. Garbagea) Compost Food Scrapsb) Stop Getting Plastic Bagsc) Buy items with less packaging5. Consumptiona) Don’t buy unnecessary thingsb) Work on a cash budgetc) Use things sparingly-
d) Do instead of buy – make it yourself.
Interested in joining? Now may be just the right time…