Small Footprint Family http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com sustainability starts at home Tue, 23 Aug 2016 22:37:06 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.6 http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/wp-content/uploads/cropped-SFF-icon-white-square-32x32.png Small Footprint Family http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com 32 32 The Beauty of Fresh Figs: Brazilian Fig Torte & Fig Avocado Salsa http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/fresh-fig-recipes http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/fresh-fig-recipes#comments Sat, 20 Aug 2016 19:17:15 +0000 http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/?p=1096 Brazilian Fig Torte & Fig Avocado SalsaFigs are coming into season here in Southern California, and trees all over the neighborhood are absolutely loaded with them. Here are two fresh fig recipes to help you enjoy the bounty of these special fruits.

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Coconut Flour Zucchini Bread http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/coconut-flour-zucchini-bread http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/coconut-flour-zucchini-bread#comments Fri, 12 Aug 2016 13:06:42 +0000 http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/?p=11799 Coconut Flour Zucchini BreadAt the end of the summer, it seems there is no end to the amount of zucchini to use up. Here’s a delicious, gluten-free, GAPS and Paleo-friendly way to enjoy the zucchini bounty. And this coconut flour zucchini bread recipe also freezes well so you can enjoy it during the winter too! Preserving Zucchini Zucchini […]

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10 Tips for a Healthy, Planet-Friendly Back-to-School http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/10-green-back-to-school-tips http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/10-green-back-to-school-tips#comments Tue, 02 Aug 2016 17:30:48 +0000 http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/?p=16840 10 Green Back to School TipsIt’s the end of the summer and time for the kids to head back to school. So how do you combine school’s three R’s of reading, writing and ‘rithmetic with the planet’s three R’s of reduce, reuse, and recycle? Here are 10 tips for getting off to a healthy, planet-friendly school year. 1. Get new […]

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Watermelon Rind Pickles http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/watermelon-rind-pickles http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/watermelon-rind-pickles#comments Thu, 14 Jul 2016 06:44:45 +0000 http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/?p=2123 Watermelon Rind Pickle RecipeWhen melons are in season, the rinds usually end up in the compost pile, which is a shame because the rind is the healthiest part of the melon. So before you toss it out, try this old-fashioned Southern treat: Watermelon rind pickles. Watermelon rind is a great source of Vitamin C, Vitamin B6, Vitamin A, […]

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The Time is NOW: 6 Things We Must Do About Climate Change http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/what-we-can-do-about-climate-change http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/what-we-can-do-about-climate-change#comments Sun, 03 Jul 2016 06:07:27 +0000 http://www.smallfootprintfamily.com/?p=12841 6 Things We Must Do About Climate ChangeBarring the invention of some incredible new technology, the window for avoiding a deadly change to our climate appears to have closed. That’s the startling conclusion of a recent study in Nature, which found that the greenhouse gas reduction goals of the landmark Paris Climate Agreement are woefully inadequate for keeping our climate within safe […]

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