I have been looking for things we can do around the house to be more environmentally friendly. As a young family, I know we use more than our fair share of plastic toys and cups, etc. So, I’ve been trying to slowly replace some common things around our house with more sustainable options. If you’re looking to do the same, scroll down to see the top five things we are loving right now. All of these options cost under $15 and they are easy enough to start doing right away. I’m including my affiliate links in case you’d like to grab some for your family as well.
Wool Dryer Balls
I replaced our trusty dryer sheets with these reusable wool dryer balls. They work just as well at keeping static away, but they are a natural alternative and they are keeping dryer sheets out of the trash. Some people even find that they reduce drying time and save on energy costs. If you find yourself missing the fresh scent of dryer sheets, you can add a few drops of essential oil to them. [Read more…]