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Cooking During the Holiday Season

Happy holidays. I mean that more than ever. This year is basically an extreme sport, and we all deserve participation trophies for making it this far. Not kidding!  The holidays are challenging almost any year, and for 2020, even more so. The time usually spent running around buying gifts, attending holiday parties, and fulfilling family […]

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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 […]

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27 Biofriendly Activities and Projects to Do With Your Kids This Summer

Summer is the perfect time to get outdoors and spend some time with the kids. Even if you don’t have kids, unplugging from your day-to-day life and spending a little time out in nature can be extremely beneficial to your health and overall well-being. On that note, we’ve come up with 27 different biofriendly activities […]

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These 3 Biofriendly Halloween Tricks Are Actually Treats

It’s that time of year again…the witching hour, the time when all the little ghouls and goblins come a knockin’, when pumpkins seemingly come to life and when certain, biofriendly tricks can actually become beneficial treats. Happy Halloween! Decorations Decorating around the holidays can be so much fun! It can also be relatively inexpensive if […]

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Biofriendly Reasons You’ll Want to Unplug and Get Outdoors

Regardless of the time of year, it’s important you and your family figure out time to unplug and get outdoors on a daily basis. This is especially true now the kids are back in school and spending a good five to six hours, or more, in the classroom each weekday. If you work a typical […]

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7 Biofriendly Activities for You and Your Kids to Do This Summer

Summer has officially arrived. Kids are out of school and, whether you have time off or not, you’re going to need some activities for you and your kids to do. Fortunately, we’ve got some biofriendly activities perfect for summertime. 1. Go on a Hiking/Exploration Adventure As you probably already know, nature has countless benefits. Not […]

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The Importance of Providing a Green and Healthy Environment for Your Child

As a parent, one of your biggest responsibilities is to provide a safe and healthy home environment for your child. It is also one of the biggest challenges, especially since children usually learn from the examples they are given at home. Teaching children how to preserve the environment and lead a sustainable lifestyle is the […]

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5 Eco-Friendly Garden Ideas for Kids

With all the focus on recycling and being eco-friendly, gardening is the one way we can all contribute. It can also be a great way of including children and teaching them all about the need to care for the world and the impact we can make by being eco-friendly. Children do have short attention spans, […]

How to Raise Eco-Conscious Kids

In our modern world, there is a huge emphasis on preserving our environment. With the hole in the ozone layer growing bigger by the day, perhaps the best way to guarantee the health of our planet going forward is to teach our children how to  be eco-conscious and love the earth. Fortunately, there are plenty […]

Ecofriendly Ways to Make Halloween a Real Treat

Halloween is a fun time of year! Most kids (and adults) really enjoy dressing in costume, going trick-or-treating, and celebrating with family or friends. Halloween is known for its tricks, however. Some of these tricks are all in good fun, while others may have more of a negative environmental impact.  If you’re looking to turn the […]