10 Green New Year Resolutions

Here are some easy ways you can green up the new year. Try them all or a handful. As long as you try something you'll be making a difference.

1. Say No to Plastic Grocery and Shopping Bags

Bring your own reusable bags everywhere. I always keep a small cotton bag in my purse, and a couple bigger bags in my car. I also plan ahead to bring a bunch with me when I go grocery shopping or shopping at the farmers market. Not only does this save you money (most stores charge 25 cents