March 5, 2012 at 9:00 am
by Paula Chin
You could say that Bea Johnson, 37, is serious about de-cluttering. The Mill Valley, California mom of two tween boys has created a website to share how her family lives an eco-friendly life by reusing everything—to the point where they literally have no garbage. It all started when the Johnsons downsized from a 3,000-square-foot home to one less than half that size. Check out her minimalist lifestyle and get tips at thezerowastehome.com.
What eco-friendly habits do you practice at home? What household items do you reuse and recycle the most? Share your tips in the comments below.
Paula Chin is senior editor at Family Circle magazine.