Life could be a lot much easier if we don’t complicate it, if we realize that solutions often lies in the simplest form of act.
“Return to nature” a life’s concept and slogan to live by, but is it hard to comply?
Actually no, many people realized that concept, and its benefits by experiencing it themselves.
A “zero waste” home is an pattern of the same name philosophy, that assembles methods of making minimal harm impact on environment and life forms on earth, some people would describe it as “missing joys of life”, but that depends on your point of view toward life itself...
On the other hand, the idea’s experimenters and believers found unexpected joys within their experiences, on this article we will present some of them…
1- Health improvement:You would live healthier, by reducing the amount of junk food in your nutrition, and concentrating on eating organic healthy foods, most of our problems comes from filling our stomachs with the wrong food.
Eating organic foods is not only impacting you physically but also psychologically, studies shows that organic foods regularly makes you happier and more optimistic, so it is not only good for your stomach, but also for your brain too.
2- More financial stability:There are some opinions declaring that living a “Green Life” costs more living expenses, because organic materials have high prices.
But on the other side you would get to reduce buying new costly things, you will manage to save money by reducing energy consuming cost, this will lead you to save more money on the long term, some people declared they were able to reduce their budgets and had a return income of 40-60%.
3- Simply: A lot less garbage:You can reduce your average rubbish and junk collection by more than 70%, if you use the right method to do so, a less garbage at home will relieve you from the efforts of daily garbage clearance.
4- A greener garden, a greener life:Managing composting from organic waste is a true asset for the soil in your garden or even your plants` pots, it is a very powerful natural fertilizer which helps growing up your plants and flowers, certainly your garden will become a greener place!.
Being surrounded and watching green nature will benefit you psychologically more than you think, most studies says that living within green areas impacts the happiness and the positive mentality of a person.
5- A less toxic home:When you switch using chemical products in daily chores like cleaning your house, putting up makeup (if you are a woman), using plastic packaging, and others. To more organic products, this will lead to a less toxic home over all aspects.
If you take a closer look at the ingredients and the impact of chemical products especially the cleaning products on the long run, you will understand how they have toxic traces, many studies shows and confirmed using such products on the long run will harm your health and even it has negative impact on the materials of your house & furnishings themselves.
6- A new life, a new home, and more simplicity:Living a zero waste life requires a lot of efforts and a lot of self-control or discipline.
You and your family will live in a more organized way, this will impact your vision toward life itself, you will have less worries about negative impacts of many things such as junk food`s disadvantages, or the upcoming cost of the new luxury product you want to buy, life will be more simple.
You will transform yourself into a knowledge seeker or more of a think tank to achieve a zero waste home; you, your family, and your home will have a role in reducing negative impact on environment, you will able to make a difference, this will give you a big push-up in life, when you achieve something you really believe in.