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5 Ways to Teach Kids the Importance of Being Green

The “Do as I say, not as I do” mantra couldn’t be more disingenuous, and it couldn’t be more ineffective when it comes to teaching kids valuable life lessons. To show your children, grandchildren, nieces or nephews how to live green, you have to make the effort to...

Toss Your Eco-Unfriendly Moving Habits

Green living has become a way of life for many American families. However, when moving, sometimes those green habits get tossed out. When families are moving, they can take on a “purge” mentality meaning everything ends up in the trash can instead of the...

Sandy Beck – Diaper Hero

Why would a middle-aged woman who doesn’t have a baby start making cloth diapers? It’s an unlikely story, but true. Her story may make you think – about diapers, and maybe even other life choices. Her name is Sandy Beck and she has a 30-year-old daughter. When...

Uppity Owl Loves to UpCycle!

I was contacted recently by Monica Blas, the author of the new book Uppity Owl. This eBook is scheduled to release on October 1 (that’s next week!). Uppity Owl is a super cute book about a little owl who uses found objects to make treasures for others and...