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earthday2005Today is Earth Day!

Here at Casa de Barclay we regularly recycle and compost and avoid buying things individually packaged. I wash out our baggies as often as I can for reuse.

Living in the desert also means water conservation: turning off the water when brushing teeth, only running full laundry and dish loads, reusing water where possible, etc.

We set our A/C at 82 because, believe me, when it’s 100+ outside that feels heavenly. We line dry our clothes. If we aren’t using it, it’s off (and usually unplugged).

Need more ideas for green living? Check out my friend Maria Zaninni’s Back to Basics blog.

What do you do to help the Earth?

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