6 ways to continue your Earth Day celebration every day

By Katie Shatzer

From Thanksgiving to National Margarita Day, the meaning of a holiday is different for each of us. This is true for Earth Day (which is Monday, April 22, by the way): For some, it’s a celebration of the planet we inhabit; for others, it’s a yearly wake-up call that we are rapidly destroying it. Either way, we’ve found six ways to incorporate love for the Earth into your everyday activities.

1. Buy in bulk. Frontier is a member of the Bulk Is Green Council, which exists to educate consumers on the environmental and financial benefits of buying bulk foods. Take the council’s Earth Month pledge to buy bulk food once a week throughout April. By the end of the month, you’ll probably want to make it a habit!

Frontier tallgrass prairie

Frontier tallgrass prairie in Norway, Iowa in mid-summer.

2. Spend time outside. Wandering around in places like our tallgrass prairie gives you a greater appreciation for nature and more motivation to protect it. Continue reading

In Celebration of Mother Earth

Those who dwell among the beauties and mysteries of the earth

are never alone or weary of life.

Rachel Carson

In celebration of Earth Day: some photos taken by Frontier employees.
See what catches their eye, be it in our own backyard or thousands of miles away.

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