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Goodbye Paper Towels: How to Ditch Disposables in the Kitchen {GUEST POST}

August 11th, 2014 · 61 Comments · Avoiding Waste, Reducing Waste, Save the Earth

This is a guest post from Sarah at Early Bird Mom (clearly not me!!). Did you know that Americans use 3,000 tons of paper towels each day? (source) That’s a LOT of paper (and money) that goes straight in the garbage. A lot of you already know that there is a better way. What if […]

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Monday Mission: Use the Whole Thing

November 25th, 2013 · 23 Comments · Monday Missions

Your mission, if you choose to accept, is to use the whole thing this week. Whether you are eating turkey, ham, or ground beef, you’re likely going to consume something from an animal that is a part of a whole. Where are the other parts? Are they being utilized or wasted? It’s a shame that […]

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5 Ways to Pack a Fancy Dish Without Using Plastic Wrap

December 13th, 2012 · 24 Comments · Save the Earth

I’m so green, it bugs me when people get new plastic wrap to take a dish home when they already brought it covered in something that they had to throw away. I’m the type to carefully lay the plastic wrap in a hidden location, food side up, and make certain the same piece gets back […]

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The Lorax Movie {REVIEW}–Perspective from a Mom, Tree Hugger, and Christian

March 8th, 2012 · 52 Comments · Save the Earth, The Reviews, What to Buy

I was probably the only person wiping away tears at the end of Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax movie, because beyond the pure, laugh-out-loud entertainment value, there is possibly too much truth for our culture to bear. I remember reading the original book, The Lorax by Dr. Seuss, as an adult and thinking immediately, “Wow, this […]

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Welcome!  Meet Katie.

I embrace butter. I make homemade yogurt. I eat traditional real food – plants and animals that God created, not products of plants where food scientists work. Here at Kitchen Stewardship, I share how I strive to be a good steward of my family's nutrition, the environment, and our budget, all without spending every second in the kitchen. Learn more about the mission of KS here.