Earth Day Books for Children that Inspire a New Generation of Eco Warriors!

It is most likely no surprise to my readers that I am passionate about the environment.  If you count yourself among the population of eco-warriors, you need to check out these Earth Day books for children.  Even if you DON'T consider yourself a passionate environmentalist, you should still invest in a few of these books.  Why?  Because without the right education and support, children will grow up having absolutely zero interest in protecting the environment.  And, to be blunt, that is how we end up with people like Donald Trump and his … [Read more...]

How to Celebrate Earth Day? Shocking Facts and How YOU Can Help!

Today is Earth Day and everywhere I look I find tons of information about events, rallies, and celebrations to encourage people to live a greener life.  What originally started back in the 1970's as an 'environmental teach-in' observed by universities across the U.S. is now celebrated by more than 500 million people in 175 countries.  It has gone from a slightly radical grass roots effort to raise awareness of environmental issues to a major holiday in only 40 years.  WHY?  Because people know, deep down, that we are seriously messing up our … [Read more...]

Attract Birds to your Yard with Popcorn Balls!

This post about how to attract birds to your yard was inspired by a product I received for review but all opinions expressed are my own.Birds are one of a gardener's best friends.  They are great at eating all those little pests that take over our garden plants every year.  Caterpillars, beetles and all sorts of creepy crawlies do their best to leave us with fruits and veggies that are full of holes and very unappetizing.  In order to attract birds to your yard, you want to create an environment that they feel safe in and … [Read more...]

Earth Day Craft Idea: Make a Tin Can Bird Feeder!

Earth Day is fast approaching and I am a huge fan of getting kids involved in our efforts to go green.  If you think about it, children are the future of this planet and if we do not teach them how to be good stewards of the Earth, it will not survive for THEIR children to enjoy.  This Earth Day craft idea is a great way to get kids involved in repurposing a tin can while also providing food for the birds in your yard.  You can try hanging the bird feeder from a suction cup on the outside of the window so that you can get an up close and … [Read more...]

What are YOU doing for Earth Day? #kind2earth

Earth Day is fast approaching and I want to take a minute to encourage everyone to stop and think of a way that YOU can do your part this year to help protect our fragile planet!   B Kind 2 Earth Day wants you to promise to do one nice thing for the Earth on April 22nd.  Make Earth Day count for you and your family this year!! In all fifty states on Earth Day, families will get outside, appreciate our planet and do good things for the Earth! There are so many ways that you can participate...here are just a few suggestions!Pick up trash in … [Read more...]