Environmental Projects for Kids Who Believe in Better

This post about environmental projects for kids is sponsored by Barbara's.  All opinions are my own.    Green kids aren't born, they are made.  They are taught environmentally friendly habits by their parents and peers.  Sustainability lessons for kids come by the way of science teachers and scouting troop projects.  Eco friendly kids are molded by those around them and should be encouraged and rewarded for their hard work.   And Barbara's (those delicious wholesome cereals and snacks!),  wants to … [Read more...]

Adelphi University Leads by Example to Ensure a Green Future!

This post has been sponsored by Tapinfluence and Adelphi University but all opinions expressed here are my own.When my children were younger, I was in charge of the Environmental Committee at their elementary school. What did that mean for me? It meant that every week I took a gigantic rolling cart from room to room collecting the paper waste that the classroom had generated that week. It meant that on Earth Day I handed out a 'green' reminder to them of the importance of caring for our planet. And it meant that I took an entire school's … [Read more...]

Inspiring Teachers and the TEACH Documentary

This post about inspiring teachers and the TEACH documentary information has been sponsored by Linquia but all opinions expressed are my own.When my son was little he was one of those "What happens if I do THIS?" kindof kids. He was a bit of a loner, preferring to be by himself daydreaming and poking at things with sticks rather than playing in a large group of kids. He preferred crafts and games that allowed for freedom of thought rather than following strict rules or coloring within the lines. Little did I know at the time that these are … [Read more...]