Trying to explain green living to a child can be interesting at times. “Mom, why don’t we just throw that away (insert random kid name here) always throws her lunch stuff away at school?” Me: “Because honey, we are trying… Continue reading
I love that Earth Day makes more people aware of taking care of our planet should be a priority (although I wish that were year round and not just one day or at best, a month!). FINALLY! I am not walking around alone as that crunchy gal who talks about sorting recyclables, cutting chemicals out of our lives and making things instead of buying – in fact, during the month of April, I blend in quite well! I usually take this time of year to try and make year-round converts of people that have taken a sudden interest in being green. The trick is, making it easy for them. As with any change in life, the easier it is for someone, the more likely they are to do it and the more likely they are to stick with it! Green living is something we can all do and it doesn’t have to be hard!