Refuse, reduce, reuse, repurpose, and recycle and are all things kids can learn about at a very young age.
We refuse single use plastic bags (and paper bags) because we bring our own bags. My daughter is the first one to remind me that we need our bags. We have a few Disney bags in our collection so she likes to make sure we have her bags with us when we go to the store. We use these bags at every store too, I have gotten some looks at the mall with my bags when I am not interested in taking their shopping bag. It seems to not be social acceptable yet to bring your own bag to the mall. [Read more...]