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Inspiring Kids to Be Eco-Conscious for a Lifetime

Over the past year, Katie has talked a lot here on Green Your Way about how she inspires her kids to live green. Here are some of my favorites: How to Raise a Child “Green” with the Power of Words See My First Grader Save the Earth…from Juice Pouches! Our Earth Day Litter Tradition (and…

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How to Raise a Child "Green" with the Power of Words

The following post is from Katie of Kitchen Stewardship: When I was a kid, there wasn't anywhere in my town to recycle anything, with the exception, perhaps, of the used oil from my dad's car dealership. I never collected paper, rinsed jars, or checked for the numbers in the triangle on plastic containers. I could…

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What Does Sustainable Even Mean?

Sustainable. Organic. Eco-friendly. Carbon footprint. Waste. These terms are tossed around these days like the marketing buzzwords of the decade, and we all know that just because a product or company tells us they're green doesn't mean they really are. So what does sustainable really even mean? I'm proud to be a Smarter Life Better…

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Read more about the article {30} Uses for Coconut Oil
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{30} Uses for Coconut Oil

I am counting down the days to my 30th birthday, and I couldn't be more excited! Truly! As I was brainstorming ways to celebrate here on the blog, I couldn't help but think that 30 lists of {30} items would be just about perfect for my type-A, list-making self. Join me for the next month…

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Tom's of Maine Silly Strawberry Story Hour (3/14 @ 7:30 p.m.)

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tom's of Maine for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Last week at her 6-year-old well check, the doctor asked our second daughter if she brushed her teeth at least once every day. Still a little bit shy, although definitely coming out of her…

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