In our household, we love yogurt. But ever since we’ve become more aware of the negative impact plastics have on our health, wildlife, the environment, and the future of our planet, eating the stuff has left a … ahem … sour taste in our mouths.
Now, if I go to our organic food store, I can find yogurt in a large glass jar. But, there’s no low-fat version and certainly no sheep milk yogurt (which I prefer). At the regular grocery store, we can find large 14-oz/400g plastic containers which somehow make me feel slightly less guilty, but still not a long-term solution. The most common is the worst: those “cute” 4-oz/125g containers of yogurt that are so much more practical, right?
Eating yogurt = guilty pleasure.
But as of this afternoon, we can take the
guilty out of our pleasure. (more…)