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Teaching Children Sustainability Through DIY Projects

Children learn new things about the world every day. When they’re not discovering words or watching educational shows on TV, they build social and emotional connections with other people. It’s good to continually expand their knowledge, especially at home. You don’t need to start homeschooling or form lesson plans to teach your kids about things […]

Green Ways to Spring Clean Your Life

As I sit here looking around, I realize that the time has come to dive into some spring cleaning. Of course, to many people, spring cleaning means doing a little dusting, maybe straightening out a bit and leaving it at that. We, however, have managed to amass a number of items that we no longer […]

If You Could Only Do One Green Thing in Your Life, What Would It Be and Why?

Image by Dominic Alves / Creative Commons When it comes to going green or being more environmentally-friendly, there are many things people can and should do. Changes in how we live, however, all start with a change in how we think about the environment, how we think about the impact we are having on the […]