Tuesday = Trash Day

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2014 • all rights reserved

Got literally a minute to spare every week? Pick up ten pieces of trash or litter on Tuesday and dispose of it properly!

Manage Your Trash to Avoid Bugs

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2014 • all rights reserved

Want a bug-free boat? Manage your trash so they don’t see your boat as an all-you-can-eat buffet!

Meat Wrappers in the Trash

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2014 • all rights reserved

Meat wrappers can make for really stinky trash, particularly in a hot climate. Here’s a simple way to avoid that!

Better Trash Storage

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2013 • all rights reserved

Trash threatening to take over the boat? No dumpster in sight? A quick tip to help you tame it.

Keeping Trash on the Boat

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2013 • all rights reserved

It’s not just important to dispose of trash properly, it’s important to make sure that nothing unintentionally goes overboard either!

Less Trash & More Privacy

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2013 • all rights reserved

Wish your port holes had frosted glass but don’t really want to go to the expense and hassle? Get the same effect using what would otherwise be trash!

Burning Trash

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2013 • all rights reserved

Many wonderful cruising areas don’t have much in the way of trash service. And so you have to do it yourself. Here are a few tips on responsibly burning what you can.

Garbage!

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2012 • all rights reserved

Boats don’t have garbage disposers! So how do you deal with garbage? A few suggestions for dealing with food scraps.

More Trash Management

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2012 • all rights reserved

Make a dinghy bailer from an empty jug instead of having it take up space in the trash.

That’s Not Trash!

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2012 • all rights reserved

Trash management on a boat includes “re-purposing” empty containers . . . and these Parmesan cans are great for lots of other things!

Trash Compaction

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2012 • all rights reserved

If you’re living on a boat, you don’t have much space for trash. Easy ways to compact it!

Provisioning Choices to Reduce Onboard Trash

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2011 • all rights reserved

10 ways to reduce the trash aboard your boat with the choices you make at the grocery store.

Using Fewer Paper Towels

By Carolyn Shearlock © 2010 • all rights reserved

Three ways to use far fewer paper towels.