Why Join Our "Green" Movement
You've probably noticed that the term "green" is everywhere nowadays—promulgated by just about every media source with which you come into contact. You can hardly escape the pleas from tree-huggers across the country advocating going "green" and saving the world, but with the myriad messages coming at us from all sides, it's hard not to begin suffering from a little green "fatigue"—that is, tuning out the barrage of green messages we receive due to the constant bombardment we're subjected to on a daily basis.
While it's natural to feel a tad overwhelmed, it's actually helpful if you take a step back and look at what going green really means; in that way, you can take a logical look at the reasons behind why we all should go green, analyze the practicality of this implementation in your life and begin setting small, realistic goals for yourself and your family. Green living will not happen overnight; it starts with one initial lifestyle change and grows consistently from there. As a family, or maybe just individually, if you commit to making one change toward living green no doubt you will find that you are soon making many more, as greener living becomes a healthy habit.
So…what does going "green" really mean? And exactly what is going green anyways?
Well, going green simply means that you've made a conscious decision to live in harmony with the Earth by making choices in your daily life that support the health of the environment and reduce harm to our planet. Going green is a choice we make to take care of the Earth, just as we would take care of our health, our children, and our families. In fact, going green helps improve your health and the health of your family, as well as the health of the world in which we live. Green living is a whole-life proposition that leads you to living the healthiest life possible, while making as little a negative impact as possible.
The Benefits of Green Cleaning
Why go green? And better yet, how can we possibly find the time and energy to make more changes to our already hectic lives, even if those changes are for the betterment of the world? Well, the good news is that there are so many benefits to going green that you will find your whole life changing for the better once you simply make the commitment...even if you start small!
A simple first step in the process of living a longer, greener life is by changing how we clean our homes. By using green cleaning products, we are reducing the amount of pollutants in our home, as well as those we expose to the Earth. In most instances, it also saves us money to boot!
Green cleaning products are designed NOT to harm our homes, possessions, ground water or planet. They're not nearly as harsh on the skin as some of the toxic chemicals we've grown accustomed to using, and most are made out of natural, recyclable materials.What Are Some Other Simple Steps You Can Take Toward A Greener Future?
- Drive less.
- Turn off unused appliances.
- Unplug chargers.
- Turn out the lights.
- Take shorter showers.
- Adjust the thermostat.
- Eat less meat.
- Wash clothes in cold water.
- DITCH the plastic.
- Reduce! Reuse! Recycle! Rethink!
Join the "Green" SOBE Organic Cleaning Movement TODAY!