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How to Celebrate Earth Month with Your Kids

Posted on March 30th, 2015

Posted by Colleen of Shibley Smiles As a parent, it’s my job to teach my children the ways of the world and that includes how to preserve it. This is especially true during Earth Month. For as long as I can remember, I’ve always been concerned with the environment. The thoughts of pollution, global warming, and […]

Vegan Recipes: Split Pea Soup

Posted on March 27th, 2015

Posted by Laurie Fanelli, guest blogger Split pea soup is one of my favorite vegan recipes; it’s healthy, delicious, and keeps me full throughout the day. This meal is packed with flavorful ingredients while remaining vegan, gluten-free, dairy-free, and nut-free, making it a great option for people with allergies or dietary restrictions who love a tasty […]

Introducing Wild Edibles to Your Children

Posted on March 26th, 2015

Posted by Angela Tague, guest blogger As a child, I was fortunate to live a rural lifestyle complete with a backyard garden, a grove of apple trees, and even a patch of raspberry bushes. I collected fresh eggs from the chickens and ate sweet corn straight from the stalk. On weekends, I hunted wild edibles, […]

Camping Tips for the Ultimate Backyard Adventure

Posted on March 25th, 2015

Posted by Rebecca Desfosse, guest blogger Craving a fun and exciting getaway without leaving home? Gather up the kids and pitch a tent in your own backyard. Camping in your backyard beats traveling to a campground, because you’re never far from a shower (or some shelter in case of inclement weather), and your family can still […]