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9 Back to School Green Living Tips

With school starting soon, it can be easy to let our green-living habits slide during all the commotion. That makes it a perfect time to reaffirm those habits and teach our kids some valuable lessons. Here are some simple tips to stay green during back to school season.

1. Star a local carpool

If you live somewhere without busses, organize a local carpool arrangement with families who live nearby. One trip to and from school each day is better for the environment than six individual families doing it. Plus, it’s … Read more

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healthy school snacksI love the summer, but I’m always a little relieved when school starts again. Finally, some routine we can all get used to! Now that the kids are back in school, it’s time to start packing lunches again. I try to pack the healthy stuff, but it seems cookies and other unhealthy stuff always ends up in their lunch bags. This year I’ve vowed to pack healthy lunches. Here are some back to school snacks your kids will love.

1. Yogurt Parfaits

My kids are not big fans of plain … Read more

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prepare for back to schoolIt’s that time of year again. Just when we get into a nice routine, everything gets shaken up again when the kids go back to school. (It makes me wonder why we don’t have school all year ‘round…) Depending on your kids’ ages, going back to school can be just another year or it can be a new, exciting (or terrifying) experience. Here are some ways you can prepare the kids (and yourself) for the new school year.

1. Readjust sleep schedules.

Inevitably, kids don’t keep the same sleep schedules … Read more

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