We love to compost! Well, I should say Michael loves to compost...he is the one who always bring our compost outside at night. It's a great way to replenish the soil while avoiding having your biodegradable waste sit in a landfill. Here is an article with simple compsting tips.
(My little "tip"-don't waste your money on a composter. Even if they are made out of eco-friendly materials, think about all the energy that went into making the actual product, and shipping it to where it needs to go-kind of defeats the purpose! Just use chicken wire to designate a composting area in your yard)