I don't know about you but this time of year when I go to the store and see lots of plastic Easter grass, plastic eggs, and huge chocolate bunnies... it makes the environmentalist in me cringe? This is the big green mom conundrum... how to make holidays fun for our kids without leaving a large mark on our planet. Lucky for us though there are numerous ways to make Easter green without festooning our lovely planet with fake grass! 1. Give your children a decorative cloth bag with a set of … [Read more...]
Have a Green Easter!
I have written about a green Easter a couple times before so I won't reinvent the wheel. I will redirect you to some of my old posts. Have a happy Easter! Eco Friendly Easter Recycling Your Plastic Easter Eggs Eco Friendly Easter Gifts … [Read more...]
Eco Friendly Easter
What is eco friendly about Easter? Hmmm...not much. Cheap plastic eggs, plastic grass, candy with too much sugar and loaded with artificial coloring and flavors.... well at least most Easter egg hunts take place in the great outdoors. That is a start. One of the first steps to having a greener and more eco friendly Easter is too make your own baskets. The ones you can by at the supermarket or Wal-Mart are just a bunch of cheap crap I find. It is not hard to gather little toys and healthy … [Read more...]