WeHateToWaste.com founder Jacquelyn Ottman shares her favorite tips on how to reduce waste and live better in our communities by sharing, renting, swapping and using other 'sharing economy' strategies. Read More
Jacquie Ottman, founder of WeHateToWaste.com critiques 'Racing To Zero' documentary about San Francisco's zero waste efforts. Concludes that is risks sending a message that recycling is the new 'away' at the expense of reduce and reuse. Read More
Now that I’ve awakened from my independent possession-owning-maintaining-inventorying stupor (and in a city and country where the costs of doing same are starting to escalate), I’ve started to take some steps to avoid R-R-R Redundancy in my own life. Read More
Ever watch someone go out of their way to avoid a piece of litter? It’s really quite hilarious. A kind of dance is done to skip over, skirt or step around an errant shopping bag, coffee cup or fast food wrapper. Read More
One of my favorite recipes carefully tucked away in my Mother’s accordion file (ca. 1955 plus), pictured below, is this one from Craig Claiborne, published in the New York Times. This turkey noodle soup is just the thing to feed the many mouths that are likely to be gathered around your house all weekend — and to use that naked turkey carcass to its full potential. Read More
This article includes three great recipes for making delectable Lettuce Soup from leftover ruby lettuce, arugula, spinach and endive — and more.
Want to learn how to transform your leftover salad into a healthy and delicious soup with lettuce and ingredients you already have in the fridge. READ MORE. Read More