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6 Healthy Breakfast Cereals Your Kids Will Ask For In The Morning

Delicious breakfast cereals have been a staple of American diets for a long time. But many cereals are loaded with excess sugar, refined carbs, and are made from processed grains, which means their nutritional value is sorely lacking.

By Maria Cook
3 days ago

Parenting

5 Etsy Shops That Make Green Products Perfect For Families With Kids

Etsy, the popular marketplace for handmade items, was once known only as a place for crafters to sell their wares. But these days, many Etsy shops are booming small businesses that sell unique, sometimes one-of-a-kind products.

By Maria Cook
3 days ago

Parenting

5 Easy Ways to Get Kids Involved in Food Conservation

Most adults know that America has a food waste problem (10% of all food in U.S. supermarkets is wasted--around 40 billion pounds a year!). But adults don't have to tackle this problem alone. Kids can help too!

By Maria Cook
4 days ago

Parenting

6 Activities You Can Do With Your Kids This Earth Day

Wondering how you can make this year's Earth Day a fun and educational experience for your children and teens? Don't worry: No matter their interests or age, these activities are sure to be a hit for the whole family.

By Marissa Higgins
1 week ago

Parenting

7 Ways To Create A Sustainable Nursery

Nursery planning can be overwhelming. Do babies really need wipes warmers and crib mobiles? What about crib bumpers and sleep sacks? For parents-to-be who want to make sure their nursery is eco-friendly, it can be even more complicated.

By Jody Allard
1 week ago

Parenting

Raising A Kid Who Loves Carrots And Kale: Ways to Avoid Picky Eaters

Before you became a parent, you probably imagined yourself preparing toddler meals featuring fresh-picked kale and free-range chicken eggs from your backyard. Despite the best laid plans, feeding kids healthy meals is a constant challenge.

By Jody Allard
2 weeks ago

Parenting

How One Ordinary Dad In California Makes His Life Sustainable

When it comes to figuring out how to make your daily life more sustainable, and reduce your impact on the environment, it can feel a little overwhelming. This can be especially true if sustainability and eco-friendly living feel a little outside of your wheelhouse.  

By Marissa Higgins
3 weeks ago

Parenting

These College Scholarships Encourage Teens To Go Green

There are a growing number of scholarships aimed at enrolling and current college students who are passionate about going green. College campuses often have good awareness programs that focus on sustainability issues.

By Marissa Higgins
3 weeks ago

Parenting

These Are Some Of The Most Common Chemicals To Watch Out For In Products

As the "green" market continues to grow, more consumers are starting to care about what they're putting into their bodies or keeping around their children. Doing research and reading labels on products is more important than ever before.

By David Bauer
3 weeks ago
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