Ivy Grange Farm Yurts

Environmentally Conscious: Ivy Grange Farm Yurts


It is so great when you find businesses that are environmentally conscious and wholeheartedly believe that sustainability is essential!  If glamping (luxury camping) is your thing, let me tell you about Ivy Grange Farm Yurts.  The yurts There are four yurts and a shepherds hut available for your glamping holidays or weekends.  It is a great way to experience the country and…

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Zero Waste Tourist

Zero Waste Tourist


Travel is a great way to learn and experience other countries and their culture.  Many cities cater to tourists, and you’ll have different choices of food, shops, and activities.  Have more time?   Visit non-touristy areas! I believe that it’s a great way to learn more about the local culture and customs. I worked on a tourist street, and during high season I…

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Compost at home without a yard

Compost: Home Composting Without a Yard


Home composting is a great way to keep food scraps out of your trash bin.  There are several methods for composting at home and different types of composting containers.  If you are one of the few fortunate people who live in an area that has a composting facility, put that to use too.  Some plants can compost materials that we…

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Zero Waste: A Circular Mindset


The concept behind zero waste is to reduce waste that goes into the landfill. Our society has a linear system for production.     Ideally, we want a circular system for production. We have a limited amount of natural resources, and right now we are consuming them rapidly. Why are landfills a problem? Two reasons: 1. Air pollution Landfills produce…

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