We like these ceramic napkin rings from Raedun's Etsy Shop to hold our napkins from meal to meal
Inspired by a popular post on Re-Nest, our green sister site, about quietly and slowly giving up the paper towel habit
, we've decided to try it ourself this month and give up our dependence on paper goods...
We've hung a kitchen towel to wipe our wet hands, purchased a stack of terrycloth bar mops to wipe up spills on our kitchen counters and kitchen floors, and, instead of paper napkins, we're breaking out Grandma's white linen napkins to use for everyday dinners instead of paper napkins. Besides being a green choice, they're elegant, and they make sitting down to dinner an event. We already use Trader Joe's Microfiber Cloths instead of disposable cloths in our Swiffer Mop and a small dry erase board by our phone and our bed to write stuff down. What paper products can you give up and what "green" substitute will you make?