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Holiday Party Tips: How to Host an Eco-Friendly Party

Holiday Party Tips: How to Host an Eco-Friendly Party

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger Parties can quickly lead to a lot of waste. Keep the environment in mind when you throw a holiday party or family get together this year. Follow these simple holiday party tips to make your bash eco-friendly. Decorate Naturally You don’t have to fill your home with blaring lights and […]

Eco-Friendly Holiday Decorating Ideas

Eco-Friendly Holiday Decorating Ideas

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger In the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, it can be easy to forget about staying eco-friendly. Some holiday decorating traditions, though wonderful, are not particularly nice to the environment. There are plenty of simple steps you can take to make your holidays more sustainable without sacrificing enjoyment. […]

Simple Ways to Reduce Holiday Stress

Simple Ways to Reduce Holiday Stress

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger Though the holiday season is meant to be full of joy and laughter, it can easily become hectic and stressful. If your laundry list of activities, parties, gift shopping, and cooking has you feeling overwhelmed, try these simple steps to reduce holiday stress. Make Room for Fun In the midst […]

How Clean Eating Can Help You and the Planet

How Clean Eating Can Help You and the Planet

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger Overprocessed and overpackaged food are bad for your health and the environment. Clean eating can help clean up your diet and the planet at the same time. What Does Eating Clean Mean? Eating clean means focusing your daily diet on nutritional whole foods like fruits, vegetables, and whole grains. It […]

All-Natural Teething Remedies for Green Parents

All-Natural Teething Remedies for Green Parents

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger As a parent, it was important that everything my daughter put in her mouth was natural and safe. Choosing all-natural teething remedies can ensure your little one’s safety while minimizing the pain. While it can take trial and error to find the best remedy for your child, here are a […]

4 Fun and Healthy Pumpkin Recipes

4 Fun and Healthy Pumpkin Recipes

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger Pumpkin puree is good for making more than just pumpkin pies. There are all kinds of pumpkin recipes that allow you to enjoy this gourd. Pumpkins are low in calories and chock-full of vitamin A, carotenoids, and fiber, making them a delicious option for eating healthfully. Pumpkin-Banana Muffins My daughter […]

3 Reasons to Love Lavender Soap

3 Reasons to Love Lavender Soap

Posted by Sher Warkentin, guest blogger Lavender is a beautiful, versatile, and calming herb. One of my favorite ways to incorporate the soothing scent of lavender into my daily routine is with lavender soap. There are many reasons to love this soap, and here are just a few of mine. Stress Relief In today’s hectic world, […]