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August 1 - August 31, 2022
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Molly Haen

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Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 210 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    7.5
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • up to
    20
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    4.0
    conversations
    with people

Molly's Actions

Storage

Properly Store Apples

I will properly store apples by keeping them on the counter for up to 7 days and then moving them to the refrigerator.I will keep them away from bananas and avocados, since those speed ripening. I will properly store 4 apples.

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Community

Send it Down the Grape Vine

I will talk to 4 family members or friends about my experience with this challenge, food waste, and what I have learned.

Completed
One-Time Action

Storage

Properly Store Berries

To keep berries fresh, place them on top of a paper towel in a sealed container to absorb excess moisture and reduce chances of molding. I will properly store 1 packs of berries.

Completed
One-Time Action

Storage

Organize My Refrigerator

I will organize my refrigerator to maximize shelf life based on the temperature and humidity of different spots.

COMPLETED 1
DAILY ACTION

Storage

Rotate My Foods

When I restock my fridge or pantry, I will put new items in the back and bring older items to the front to be used first.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY ACTIONS

Storage

Properly Store Avocados

I will allow green, unripe avocados to ripen on the counter then transfer them to the refrigerator. Once cut, I will keep the pit in and rub the avocado with lemon or oil to reduce browning. I will properly store 3 avocados.

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One-Time Action

Shopping

Eat Before Shopping

I will resist impulse buys by eating a snack or meal before going grocery shopping.Those who grocery shop on an empty stomach spend 64% more than not-hungry shoppers.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY ACTIONS

Community

Follow Bloggers and Influencers

I will follow 1 food waste prevention bloggers and influencers to get continuous tips and reminders that I can add to my lifestyle to waste less food.

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One-Time Action

Feed


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    Molly Haen 8/25/2022 12:26 PM
    I kept my berry’s fresh to have them in my lunch for a couple days. 

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    Molly Haen 8/25/2022 12:23 PM
    I organized my pantry to get the older stuff in the front. 

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    Molly Haen 8/17/2022 12:41 PM
    I had a PB and j before going to the store so then I wasn’t hungry. 

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    Molly Haen 8/17/2022 12:38 PM
    I saved half of a avocado after I made toast then had the rest of it 2 days later.

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    Molly Haen 8/17/2022 12:36 PM
    I stored half and avocado after I made some toast. 
  • Reflection Question
    Shopping Eat Before Shopping
    What can you do to make sure you never shop hungry?

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    Molly Haen 8/12/2022 11:39 AM
    I had Mack and cheese it was very yummy.