A Material Girl Goes Green

A Material Girl Goes Green

A Material Girl Goes Green

CATEGORY: Society & Culture
New to an environmentally friendly lifestyle? Considering beginning your low waste journey? This podcast is for you. Our weekly podcast follows Lesley (founder of Farm Finds Candles) as she begins her journey toward an eco-friendly lifestyle. Our resident sustainability expert Jodi answers ALL the questions and helps us overcome the challenges and celebrate the wins along the way. Fun eco guests make this podcast entertaining and informative. Come join us!!
  1. October 23, 2020
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    Having an Eco Halloween
    Halloween has become a huge holiday...and it's scary how many ways we can use - and trash - plastics! Let's talk about some Eco fun ways to celebrate Halloween!
  2. October 16, 2020
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    More Composting Tips
    So Lesley starting composting a couple of months ago, In this episode we talk about what questions she has now. Join us and let's talk some trash!
  3. October 09, 2020
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    Eco Benefits of Working from Home
    Love it or hate it many more of us are working from home these days. In this episode we look at all the eco benefits that come from this!
  4. September 24, 2020
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    Best Eco Fall Cleanup
    Summer is winding down and Fall is upon us. What are some of the best eco friendly ways to clean up for Fall and prepare for the cold Winter ahead? Join us!
  5. September 18, 2020
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    Eliminating Junk Mail
    Does it drive you crazy when you're trying so hard to live low waste and your mailbox is filled with junk mail?!? Join us and we'll give you tips on how to eliminate some of that environmentally wasteful junk…
  6. September 10, 2020
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    Let's Celebrate! Target is now carrying Eco Product…
    We want to give Target a shout out! They are now carrying a selection of Eco Friendly Products! Way to go Target!! Listen in and we'll give you a run down on what they have!
  7. September 03, 2020
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    Making Eco Goals
    Often setting goals and making plans is the best way to achieve something. Let's talk about that with your Eco-friendly journey. Whether you're just starting or want to continue to improve what types of goals…
  8. August 27, 2020
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    Mobile Recycling Centers - How to Use
    Not everyone has curbside recycling and many communities offer mobile recycling options. But how should these be used and not abused. Let's talk recycling centers!
  9. August 20, 2020
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    What is Terracycle?
    Have you heard of Terracycle? I hadn't either...but Jodi shares her experience with this awesome recycling program for those hard to recycle items. Have a listen!
  10. August 13, 2020
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    Eco Event Planning
    Getting together with friends and family is so fun...whether inside or outside! But if you don't think about it ahead of time your events can be FULL of waste. We give you some tips and advice for making thos…
  11. August 06, 2020
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    Summer Recycling No No's
    The summer months bring about their own kind of waste. What's recyclable and what's NOT? We'll talk about that in this episode! Give us a listen!
  12. July 30, 2020
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    Eco Cleaning Products
    Staying eco friendly with your cleaning products can be a bit tricky...or it used to be. Now there are so many more options. From DIY to those cool new products we'll talk all about them! Make sure you have…
  13. July 23, 2020
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    Eco friendly in your daily routine
    What things will help you in staying eco friendly as you live your daily life? Eat lunch out? Morning coffee? We talked about ALL the things that to carry with you an stay eco friendly! Have a listen!
  14. July 16, 2020
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    Eco Friendly in the Kitchen
    The kitchen is the number one room for waste in the home. Listen to our tips on how to lessen the waste that comes from your kitchen.
  15. July 09, 2020
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    Eco friendly in the bathroom
    The bathroom and kitchen are the two rooms where we notoriously use the most single use plastics and have plastic waste. Let's talk through some of the ways to reduce that waste.
  16. July 02, 2020
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    How to decrease ocean pollution by 35% with simple c…
    35% is a LOT! A recent study has shown that with simple changes to the way we do our washing we can decrease the pollution in the oceans by 35%! Definitely worth a listen!
  17. June 25, 2020
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    How to Refill - the future of Bulk
    Heather from Three Rivers Natural Co-op will share with us all the best tips on refilling and buying bulk. Plus, she shares her insight on what refill and bulk buying will look in the future and how YOU can he…
  18. June 18, 2020
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    Top 5 Eco questions that Jodi hears
    Ever wonder what the top 5 questions that a Sustainability Director hears...Jodi is going to tell us. And she'll give us the answers!! Have a listen!
  19. June 11, 2020
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    After the quarantine - keep up your Eco plan
    With all the changes over the last few months how do you step back in to your Eco plan? Jodi gives us some awesome tips to help ask all the questions and continue on your personal low waste and eco-friendly jo…
  20. June 04, 2020
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    Bee's Wax Wraps
    Have you ever tried Eco swapping plastic wrap with bee's wax wraps? In this episode we explain what they are and how you can use them as a plastic wrap replacement. We also discuss the new Farm Finds product…

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