I’ve never been overly concerned with the effect I am having on the environment. I should probably be ashamed by that. A few years back I decided to try to make a few changes. After all, one of my bucket list items is to “reduce my ecological footprint!”
One thing that I have done is to start using CFL lightbulbs. At first I didn’t want to pay so much for them, but when my regular lightbulbs were constantly burning out and needing to be replaced, I took the plunge. Turns out being eco-conscious has its benefits. The CFLs last so much longer than the regular bulbs that they end up costing LESS!
Pinterest is a great place to find some more ideas for being “greener” around the household and spending less money at the same time. I pinned this suggestion for a stain remover that you can make from items you probably already own: