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Jul 10

Fantastic Tips For Eco-Friendly Parents

As a parent, you want to lead by example and teach your children the importance of saving the Earth by becoming an eco-friendly family. Small changes do make a difference, and there are ways you can care for your planet by making a few alterations to your lifestyle at home. To help your green parenting …

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Jan 05

Teaching Children About the Importance of Recycling

All parents would say they want to leave a better place for their children. While it may feel like we don’t have control what happens to the environment, one of the best ways to do your bit towards a healthy planet in the future is to teach the little ones the importance of recycling. This …

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Nov 10

5 Helpful Ways to Go Green with Your Pet

Going green with your pet can be a good choice for you, as well as other pet owners out there. But if you need ideas on how to start, Coops and Cages content curator, Jordan Walker, recommends some ways so you can get your plans started. Saving the planet while taking care of your pet …

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Oct 01

Recycle Ideas For Kids

Recycling is something we should all be striving to do to protect our environment – no matter what age we are. Whilst it’s easy to understand the importance and benefits of recycling as adults, kids sometimes don’t understand why we’re doing it, or what the point of recycling is. That’s why it’s important to keep …

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Apr 08

Growing Up Outdoors

Many years ago before we had all the wonderful technology we have today we spent the majority of our time outdoors. I remember coming home from school, changing clothes, grabbing an apple, and heading out the door to play until the street lights came on. We played in the leaves, climbed trees, played ball, rode …

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Nov 19

How to Teach Your Kids to be More Eco-Conscious

If you live in a big city you may feel disconnected from the nature. However, it doesn’t mean you should forget about the environment and you can still be eco-friendly while living in a big city. General over-consumption in big cities leads to pollution and waste and you can teach your children how to take …

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Aug 12

Building Fun: New Toys Used from Old Packaging

If you’ve ever had the experience of watching your baby or toddler be way more fascinated with the cardboard box than the toy that came inside it, then making toys out of so-called trash won’t seem too strange an idea. Redesigning recyclable materials into toys can be an art form. In 2012, Gizmag profiled Arvind …

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Oct 10

How to Pack Your Kids Room When Moving

Moving with kids is rather trying for the whole family. Maybe the kids refuse to let you pack their things and will not at all leave their home. It is understandable and I am sure you have everything under control, sort of. As soon as the kids are prepared and aware of the process they …

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Sep 14

Greening Up School Lunches

There has been a lot of hubbub lately about school lunch programs thanks to attention from the First Lady and her Let’s Move! initiative as well as demonstrations by celebrity chef Jamie Oliver, who outright attacked the L.A. public school system for their lack of nutrition in school lunches and their general unwillingness to listen …

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Aug 22

5 Tips on Making Children’s Food Safer

Keeping children safe is one of the most important tasks for any parent – therefore, it’s vital that they practice safety and caution in every situation. This is especially true for the kitchen, where be preparing food for your kids to consume. With the dangers of poor food preparation, cleaning and risk of toxins, it …

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Aug 14

Why Is an Environmental Education Important for Kids?

The late Whitney Houston once sang about believing that the children are our future, that we should teach them well and let them lead the way. As it relates to our kids and the importance of providing them with environmental education, Ms. Houston’s point is very valid. A big part of the reason why the …

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Aug 14

Top 5 Benefits of An Environmental Education for Kids

The environment is a great concern for all of us, whether we realize it or not. The air we breathe, the water we drink, the food we eat; every aspect of our lives in influenced directly by the ecosystem in which we live, and the way we live influences or ecosystem in turn. Scientists and …

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