NoBatteryGifts

Play Up Your Child’s Imagination and Creativity with “No Battery” Gifts

Remember that thing you played with all the time when you were a kid?  It was with you from sun up till sun down.  You didn’t buy it at any toy store… it was free.  And it’s what could turn an empty box into a dollhouse or a broom handle into a light saber. Where…

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DIY Pancakes & Pajamas Party in Eco-friendly style

Host a Pancakes and Pajama Party in Eco-Friendly Style

Pancakes are yummy day or night, and this healthy party theme is a hit for more than just sleepover celebrations. Anni Daulter is back with another green party theme from her new book, Naturally Fun Parties for Kids.  Today we get a peek at an eco-friendly party with flour sack races, and where the main attraction…

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Host an Eco Friendly Birthday Party

How to Host an Eco-Friendly Birthday Party

Sometimes we make green living more complicated than it should be. The concept is simple – a natural lifestyle should come “naturally,” shouldn’t it? But our culture’s disposable mindset and obsession with consumerism can make it tough to live simply. Especially when it comes to kids’ birthday parties. Think of the last child’s party you…

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Flowerpot Cheese Breads

Flowerpot Cheese Breads

A creative, delicious addition to any Spring or Summer gatherings, Flowerpot Cheese Breads are the perfect way to serve up individual breads. Flowerpot Cheese Breads Recipe Recipe makes 6 breads. You’ll find more garden or fairy party inspiration in Naturally Fun Parties for Kids.     A regular contributor to Green Child Magazine and author of Sacred…

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What Does it Mean to Be Green? By Rana DiOrio

Earth-Friendly, Inspiring Children’s Books from Little Pickle Press

We love finding inspiring children’s books to share with our readers.  So, what a treat to have come across the “What Does It Mean” series written by Rana DiOrio of Little Pickle Press! While many a green mama dreams of raising a fellow activist, the truth is at the toddler stage… our kids just want…

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How to Host A Woodland Themed Party

Summer months are the perfect time to host a woodland themed birthday party. There isn’t a better way to bond children with nature than to give them memories of dancing through the forest where magic is abundant, and not a trace of commercialism is found. Some of the hottest party trends are currently woodland themes,…

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Eco Spotlight On: Green Planet Parties

When it comes to birthdays and holidays, sometimes even the greenest parents end up making less than eco-friendly choices. Think of the last child’s party you attended.  The decorations, plastic, paper plates, and heavy duty toy packaging… did it fill a couple of garbage bags?  And since most wrapping paper is not recyclable, even if you…

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Host a Pancakes and Pajamas Party in Eco-Friendly Style

Pancakes are yummy day or night, and this healthier-than-cake-and-ice-cream party theme is a hit for more than just sleepover celebrations. Anni Daulter is back with another green party theme from her new book, Naturally Fun Parties for Kids.  Today we get a peek at an eco-friendly party with flour sack races, and where the main attraction…

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