9 ideas for an eco-minded Easter
Original story at TreeHugger• 3 mentions • 5 months ago
TreeHugger 5 months ago
This spring holiday is usually marked by meats and sweets, but there are some ways to make it easier on the environment. Happy Easter! Spring is in the air, the end of Lent is close at hand, kids are eagerly anticipating chocolate, and many are preparing to host friends and family for a celebratory meal. Here are some ideas for keeping the long weekend as sustainable and green-minded as possible. 1. Buy fair-trade chocolate. It’s now possible to find great companies that make organic, vegan, and fair-trade treats that will satisfy your conscience while delighting any sweet-tooths in the family.