Being Thankful on Thanksgiving…even if I am a day late!

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Nine Eco-Friendly Things to be Thankful for in Dahab

* Small, locally-owned supermarkets that are able to indulge our plastic-free requests without having to check with a store manager or policy about customers using their own containers.

* We can easily purchase many dry goods (rice, beans, etc.) in bulk from several different supermarkets.

* Eggs are delivered to Dahab in plastic-free trays.

* A variety of fruits and vegetables are available without plastic wrapping or polystyrene trays.

* Inexpensive cotton bags can be purchased from a local tailor.

* Some organic fruit juices are available in glass bottles or we can stop by a local juice shop for a glass of freshly-squeezed juice.

* Individuals and organizations participate in clean-up events.

* Local friends and neighbors who model how to live a simple life.

* Restaurants and cafeterias do not mind if we bring our own reusable bottle of water with us.

Refuse ~ Reduce ~ Reuse ~ Recycle

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