Eco-Friendly Thanksgiving

Okay so I live in the UK and we don’t celebrate Thanksgiving – however with Christmas coming up the ideas suggested here can be applied.

GreenHawks Media

With Thanksgiving just a day away, here are a few tips for keeping the holiday eco-friendly.


Consider a Tinier Turkey – A common suggestion for having a more sustainable Thanksgiving is cutting the Turkey all together. If your family is not about to give up any Turkey Day traditions, consider buying a smaller turkey or individual turkey breasts to eliminate food waste.


Friend a Farmer – Check the local farmers market for your produce. If there is not a farmers market in your area consider asking a friend that has a garden. Exploring these possibilities will provide you with fresh, local, organic options. This is more sustainable than buying from a big agriculture business marketing an organic line. At the least, keep it in mind to grow your own fall veggies for next year!


Use Real Dishware – After working in the kitchen all day long one…

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