Green Gift Guide: For the Tropics

Green Gifts for the Tropics

  Do you have someone on your holiday list that lives in a warm climate?  Did you know that you can give them eco-friendly gifts that they can enjoy in the warm weather? My top green tropical gifts include: del sol hat by The Andean Collection is made from natural materials and handwoven in Ecuador.  A must-have item for anyone in the tropics. Eco Swim by Aqua Green is an eco-friendly swimwear line that is made in the US using locally sourced and recycled fibers.  Fashion forward and eco-friendly swimwear is the perfect gift for anyone beach bum.  Even their packaging is made of recycled content. SUN! Natural Sunscreen by Balm! Baby is not just for babies.  This organic, natural and vegan sunscreen is made in Hawaii.  Packaged in an attractive (and eco-friendly) glass jar to reduce your environmental impact.  SPF 30 and safe for babies and adults. Bundle all of these pieces together for one extreme tropical gift set for your green beach bum.  What other items ... [ Read More ]

Green and Cloth Diapering News & Updates

Green & Cloth Diaper News

Would you like to know the very latest happenings around the green & cloth diapering community?  I thought so! This week I decided I would add in a few fun green living posts with my regular cloth diapering news. My Favorite Posts of the Week: Tampa Bay loves cloth diapers.  I updated my local resource page for green living and cloth diapers stores, groups, and events. My Posts from Around the Web: A guest post on the Kelly Wels blog about 5 Fun Natural Parenting iPhone apps. Watch for the Spring Issue of Kaia Magazine for a few articles I've been working on! Upcoming Events & Giveaways Ending Soon:  RSVP for the EcoSprout Stink Free Twitter Party {3/27} and win some amazing prizes! Kelly Wels, Changing Diapers Giveaway Products I'm Reviewing: Leaping Sheep Wool Dryer Balls Jade & Pearl sea sponge reusable tampons A Happy Green Life laundry and cloth diaper detergent Totes-Ma-Goat bags by Bungalow The Peri Dress by Peri: The ... [ Read More ]

Playhouse Disney Goes Green

This Earth Day it looks like Playhouse Disney is going green for our kids.  They are advertising for their website already on the tv so go check it out.  While there isn't too much information on the site I think it is a great place to start with the younger kids in teaching them about the environment.  The printable tips and coloring pages are fun things for any kid.  I know my little one loves to color so I'll take some of my old work papers and print these on the backside.  The Three-in-a-Row Earth Day Show game is really cute too.  You can play it with your child since it's a 2 player game.  The questions are easy but it will reinforce why we do some of the green things we do everyday.  Go check it out with your child today. Also on the site is a listing of the green themed shows they are playing on April 22nd for Earth Day.  It looks like they have environmentally themed shows from 6am until noon.  That's great!  Guess I better set my DVR to record those while he's at school that ... [ Read More ]