Category Archives: Teaching Our Kids

Helping children learn about nature, healthy choices, and green living.

I Don’t Want to Eat That

“I DON’T WANT TO EAT THAT!” Reading Parents magazine I came across an article about kids who won’t eat what’s put in front of them.   What’s a mother to do? …

Blessing Bags for the Homeless

Blessing Bags for the Homeless When you see a homeless person or family asking for money, what do you do?  Here’s an idea from Pinterest that is simple and a…

Recycling In the Classroom

Recycling in the classroom! What do you do with packing material, old toilet paper and paper towel rolls, newspaper and wrapping tissue?    Well, if you’re a teacher, you use them…

Become an Animal Hero

My family and I had a fun trip to the Santa Ana Zoo this weekend.  I noticed a campaign they had called “Become and Animal Hero”, promoting conservation and protection…

Plastic Recycling Facts I Learned at the Aquarium

My family went to the Aquarium of the Pacific last weekend in Long Beach, California. It was the first time my daughter has ever been there. We had a great…

Water Conservation Around the House

We recently took a trip to the La Habra Children’s Museum and had such a great time. I had never been to a children’s museum before and this particular one…

Litter Bug Versus Mr. Eco

  If you don’t know already I am a HUGE fan of Mr. Eco the rap superhero! Yes, that’s right… the Rap Superhero! In the past I have shared these…

Earth Day Facts and Activities

Today is earth Day! In fact, 2014 is 44 years that we are celebrating the modern movement of environmental protection.  I thought I‘d put together some fun Earth Day Facts…

Support Healthy Water

Support Healthy Water, Written by David Schulhof If you don’t filter your water, your body is the filter! As a parent, I strongly believe it is our responsibility to protect…

Treeson: Teach your Kids to Recycle

Teaching our kids how to recycle can help them to be more conscious about how their small, everyday choices can either help or hurt the environment. Treeson Springwater, a brand…