12 ways to have a green Christmas

Americans generate way too much trash, but fully a quarter of it comes between Thanksgiving and New Years. In a period of just over a month, we buy more, give more, ship more, and eat more than we ordinarily do … Continue reading

Green, sustainable Christmas

I keep seeing the statistic that in December (that is, roughly between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day), Americans produce 25% more trash than at any other time of the year. We buy and send Christmas (or Hanukkah or Kwanzaa) presents … Continue reading