Save money and enjoy a richer holiday season

The lavishness we enjoy from Thanksgiving to News Year’s Day doesn’t have to boost food waste, packaging, wrapping paper and decorations, even though previous years show a 25-percent increase in household waste this time of year. If you’d like to keep your holidays just as festive while making them less wasteful, check out these tips for decorating, entertaining and gift buying.

Also see the recycling services offered by the City of Minneapolis.

Find out more at about green gifts at Do It Green! Minnesota .

Nov. 17, 2010

Published Nov. 19, 2010