Family

Waste in Focus: A Photoseries

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Recently, photojournalist Peter Menzel and writer Faith D’Aluisio, created photoseries “Waste in Focus” to highlight real families, their waste habits, and highlight solutions. The series follows eight families around the country from San Francisco, Atlanta, Phoenix and New York City, […]

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The Green Lunchbox: Packing An Eco-Friendly Meal

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Packing lunches is part of many parents’ weekly routine. And one of the challenges avoiding amount of waste that is left behind. You can teach your child some eco-friendly habits just by taking the time to pack a green lunchbox. […]

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Green Living Tips For New Parents

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Are you a new mom or dad searching for some eco-friendly living baby steps? With mixed feelings of excitement, trepidation, and plenty of questions of the who, how, what, and where you’ve completed the most extensive part of the journey […]

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Back to Basics: Turning Our Schools Green

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School and Sustainable Living? When we think of the term “carbon footprint,” most of us don’t think of the little “feet” in our lives. No one worries about Little Jimmy’s Big Wheel emissions, or the occasional tyke who can’t reach […]

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Green Dorm Living: 8 Ways to Be Sustainable and Healthy on Campus

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Whether this is your first year or senior year, living on campus is an emotional roller-coaster filled with lots of growing pain, making friends, and finding quiet time to actually do work. Even years ago, I made sure to recycle […]

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Yay! YGL’s New Mommy Green Guide is Here!

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Originally the guide was to make it’s debut on Earth Day but then I soon learned May would be the most appropriate date because it is “Pregnancy Awareness Month!” For months, I’ve been working on a guide for new moms […]

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What’s All This Talk About Competitive Foods?

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Competitive foods has been the buzz phrase in the food policy social world for a few weeks. You have probably figured out by now that is has something to do with kids, schools, passionate parents, junk food, and cunning lobbyists […]

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Toxic Free Nursery: Choosing a Healthier Crib Mattress

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Considering infants often spend up to sixteen hours a day sleeping, would you not want to provide your little bundle of joy a safe place to sleep as their bodies develop and grow? The sad truth is that most conventional […]

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Mama Glow Salon Series :: More Business of Being Born

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The premiere of More Business of Being Born at the Mama Glow Salon Series.

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