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Greening Your Road Trip: 5 Tips to Make Road Travel More Sustainable

I love to plan road trips. However, since the birth of my son, who is an asthmatic patient, I have not been on a road trip, mostly because his allergies are at peak in summers. The increasing carbon emissions and various forms of pollution further intensify the issue.  I, therefore, decided to take a road […]

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Environmentally-Friendly Tips to Help You Make the Most of Your Next Outdoor Adventure

Whether you’re embarking on a camping trip or just going for a walk in the park, it’s important to understand how your actions – no matter how big or how small they may seem – can impact the environment, both positively and negatively. In an effort to preserve our beautiful planet for generations to come, […]

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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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Protecting the Environment Whilst Wild Camping

Camping in the wild and reconnecting with nature can be a soul-filling experience that recharges your batteries and helps you learn something new about yourself and the world that surrounds us. However, the only thing that should be left behind you when you pack up is your footprints. If you want to be a happy […]

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Plan Your Eco-Friendly Camping Trip: Seven Ways To Green Your Winter Holidays

Camping is one way of separating ourselves from the environment we live in. Getting away from the day-to-day stress of life can be extremely beneficial and a recreational activity like a camping trip with friends or family members might just be the way to go, even during the winter holidays. While camping is already a fun, […]

How to Create a Biofriendly Picnic or Outdoor Party

Summer is a great time for picnics, outdoor parties and barbecues. You can celebrate Independence Day (aka the 4th of July), a birthday, a wedding or have a family get-together. Each of these is a perfect opportunity to get outdoors. I mean, you might as well enjoy being outside while the weather is nice. Of […]

Environmentally-Friendly Camping: Minimizing Your Impact

Camping is one of those family-friendly activities which can be enjoyed almost any time of year, especially here in Southern California. With the weather beginning to warm in many places and spring flowers now in bloom, it is a good time to begin making plans for your next camping trip. Even if you only expect to have […]

Green Ways to Celebrate the Fourth of July

When it comes to the Fourth of July, Canada Day or any other holiday for that matter, many people have certain traditions they like to involve themselves in from year to year. On the 4th many people like to spend the day hanging out around the barbeque, others head out to the beach or lake […]

Bringing Your Kids into the Eco-Friendly Fold

Image courtesy of Leslie Quigley aka LaMamaNaturale Unbelievable as it may seem, the kids are heading back to school for another year of learning. Since they are going to be learning all kinds of new things to help their minds grow and futures unfold, now is a great time to bring your kids into the […]

7 Recycling Tips in Honor of World Oceans Day

Image by SF Brit / Creative Commons Friday, June 8th is World Oceans Day. Although only one day a year is officially set aside for celebrating and honoring our world’s oceans, there are steps that each of us can and should be taking every day to help protect and preserve the integrity of the oceans […]