As we head into Memorial Day weekend, consider a few of these tips to make your holiday more eco-friendly.
The start of the summer travel season officially begins this weekend with the Memorial Day holiday. This patriotic holiday, wherein Americans celebrate service members and their sacrifices for freedom, generally consists of long weekends at lakeside cabins, BBQs and, of course, gratitude for those who have served. Most people who enjoy this yearly rite of summer focus on avoiding traffic, buying enough hot dogs and stockpiling firewood. But how often do people think about the ways to make Memorial Day a bit more eco-friendly?
It turns out there are tons of different ideas for saving resources (and money) while protecting the planet at the same time during the Memorial Day season. From travelling efficiently to making your backyard party more sustainable, you can definitely celebrate your patriotism and your dedication to the earth at the same time. Memorial Day, as with many of our national holidays, is about reflection and gratitude. Why not offer it to both service men and women and Mother Nature at the same time? Check out these tips on how to have a more sustainable Memorial Day Weekend.