Tag Archives: Recycling

10 Tips for Reducing Plastic in our Lives

Take a minute and look around you.  How much plastic do you see?  So many products that we use everyday are made of or stored in plastic.  Plastic will NEVER break down – EVER!  You may be able to upcycle … Continue reading

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An Earth Day Award…to My Mom!

I received an email about halfway through the day yesterday from my mom asking me to give her a call at work.  Of course I picked up the phone and called to see what was up.  She was super excited … Continue reading

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Tips for Celebrating Earth Day with Your Children

Do your kids share the love of nature with you?  How do you teach them to be good environmental stewards and take care of the gifts that have been given to us?  Earth Day is a good reminder for us … Continue reading

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Dear Mrs. P,

A few days ago I told you that I was going to my sons school for the Great American Teach In.  On Friday he came home with a handful of Thank You cards all decorated by his classmates.  I wanted … Continue reading

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Trash to Treasure Thursday

My husband cleaned out his drawers a few months back and gave me some of his old t-shirts to experiment with.  I got a sewing machine for Christmas (for myself) and have been learning as I go.  I took a … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning iMusings

As I lay here in bed typing away on my iPhone, too scared to pull out the laptop in fear of waking the wee ones, I am pondering the weekend that has appeared. Today will be spent at the Little … Continue reading

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Great American Teach In

Today I spent an hour at my son’s school with about 40 first graders talking about trash!  The Great American Teach In is a time for parents and community members to come into the schools and show the kids what … Continue reading

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Fuji EnviroMAX Batteries – A New Evolution of Batteries

Like most parents our house is littered with kids toys that require batteries.  You can’t celebrate a birthday or a holiday without obtaining a few more of those e-toys that are suppose to make your child smarter.  My baby alone … Continue reading

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Back from Vacation

Yes, I’ve been on vacation!  My Twitter followers have followed my adventures with my family at Disney this past week but I wanted to share a few fun things with everyone.  Cloth Diapers and Traveling:  We didn’t have a washer … Continue reading

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Day 6: Greener Fundraising

GIVEAWAY ALERT!  Be sure to read all the way to the bottom for the fifth contest of The Eco-Summer Blog Party! CONGRATULATIONS KIM! Today is a little different post for the Eco-Summer Blog Party, it’s about green fundraising.  School is out and … Continue reading

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