Save the Food

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Your DGB for today is to check out SaveTheFood.com and learn how to reduce your food waste.

Americans toss nearly 300 lbs of food per person, per year. If you look at the average lifespan of 80 years, that’s approximately 24,000 lbs of food. Save the Food offers easily doable tips to lower your family’s food waste, putting money back into your pocket, and less food waste into our landfills. Wasting food also wastes water. Making one pound of chicken is equivalent to running your shower for 174 minutes. Find more facts like these on their website.

Save the Food will give you recipes to reduce your waste, help you meal plan, teach you the proper ways to store food to make it last longer, know when you throw out your food, or what you can do with it to reduce waste and eliminate having to throw it out.

Join the movement and #SaveTheFood. Mother Earth needs all the help she can get these days.