After I found out that our city offered financial incentives for families who decided to recycle, I enrolled in the program. We received the brightly-colored recycling bins a few days later, and the only task left was to teach my family how to sort garbage. Unfortunately, it proved to be a little more difficult than I had originally anticipated. Our kids hated the idea of separating glass, plastic, and paper, but we taught them to make it fun. Before we knew it, our family members were recycling experts who never missed a beat. Read here to learn how to make recycling easier for your family.