The end of summer is upon us. In fact, my kids have already started back to school! We are still trying to soak up the end of summer activities, like fitting in a baseball game, blowing bubbles, and enjoying a few last days at the pool. But already I am starting to hear "pumpkin spice" thrown around and I am watching the leaves for any sign of changes. The change of seasons … [Read more...] about Welcome The End Of Summer With prAna Sustainable Clothing
Today's post on sustainable fall fashion for women is sponsored by prAna. All opinions are my own. I love classic wardrobe staples that have all the comfort and versatility of basics but that also have a little flair. When it comes to fall fashion for women, the little details are what really set the outfit apart and make it feel attractive even though you don't have much skin … [Read more...] about Sustainable Fall Fashion For Women From prAna
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Living a more sustainable lifestyle is the future of humanity. Our destructive habits need to be replaced with sustainable practices if we are to continue as a species. While your children can read about sustainable initiatives in books, a great deal more can be learned in experiencing why sustainability is important. Here are some ideas for discussion and hands on … [Read more...] about Teaching Children Why Sustainability Is Important
The popularity of green initiatives exploded from the fringe efforts of crunchy hippies to the mega-million marketing strategies of multinational companies. Local is yet another buzzword that has gained traction in recent years; however, making a concerted effort to live a local life creates a sound green standard while having the added benefit of connecting us to the … [Read more...] about Eco Tips To For Living Local
I recently had the opportunity to go along with Whole Foods on a trip to DiveMex Fair Trade Pepper Farm in Mexico. It was a day packed with activity and learning. It was an eye opening experience to get to visit a Fair Trade Farm in person, look at the crop production, and attend a worker's meeting. I loved getting to learn about what Fair Trade certification … [Read more...] about A Closer Look At Fair Trade And What It Means To Farmers