Bottled water costs about $1.50. Cases of water usually cost $5 and you only get 24-36 bottles. We use millions of gallons of oil each year producing disposable water bottles that usually end up in landfills. Brita or Pur water filters are great options. You have to refill them, and wait for the water to filter through before you can pour a glass, but you can’t take the filter with you. There’s a better solution: Water Bobble. It’s a $10 water bottle
Not too long ago (a little over 2 weeks) I quit soda. There are many obvious and not so obvious reasons why I decided to quit. Quitting soda is probably one of the best things you can do for yourself. I’ve already saved about $100 by not drinking soda and if you’re really interested, I have a counter on http://mattg.me showing my progress in terms of dollars, cents, and time. I also feel soo much better. Without such a large intake of
Another great set of photos from the Boston Globe. Read More.