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  • 7 Common Cleaning Mistakes and How to Prevent Them

    7 Common Cleaning Mistakes and How to Prevent Them
    Image There’s a reason spring cleaning exists — after all, every year when the sun starts to shine and the warm weather emerges, the dust and dirt in our homes slowly but surely becomes more noticeable. And if you have any pets in the house, you know that spring and summer are prime shedding season, too! […]
  • Millennials Demand Sustainable Travel Options, But Will Industry Respond?

    Millennials Demand Sustainable Travel Options, But Will Industry Respond?
    Image While more than half of Millennials say that cost is a barrier to leisure travel, an increasing number of young people see the lack of sustainable travel and lodging options as a major obstacle, too. As a result of increasing demand for green travel, some luxury businesses are responding to fulfill their clients’ needs — […]
  • How to Make Moving More Eco-Friendly

    How to Make Moving More Eco-Friendly
    Image Moving is an inevitable ? and often dreaded ? part of life. You might have to move for a job, for school, for a relationship, or when your financial situation or the needs of your family change. You may not be able to avoid moving, but you can take control of how the process unfolds, […]
  • China To Build First Green City, Estimated Completion In 2020

    China To Build First Green City, Estimated Completion In 2020
    Image The United States possesses one of the largest construction industries in the world, with a market share of 10% of the global construction market. But it’s only number two on the list, and number one has proven its point in a bold way. The nation with the largest construction market in the world is China, […]
  • U.S. Summer Camps Get Sustainable and STEM Spins

    U.S. Summer Camps Get Sustainable and STEM Spins
    Image Summer camp is a time-honored tradition in the United States. After all, more than 14 million children and adults attend camp every year here. And while some children head to the same campgrounds their parents and grandparents attended back in their day, there are all sorts of new opportunities for summer camps these days — […]
  • The Green Parent
  • A few thoughts as we wrap up 2016?

    A few thoughts as we wrap up 2016?
    The year 2016 has been interesting to say the least. And I know that I’m not the only one who is ready to kick this old crusty year to the curb and see what 2017 has to offer. Because for all of it’s ups and downs – and let’s face it, there have been some […]
  • The Ultimate Bucket List For 2016

    The Ultimate Bucket List For 2016
    The end of 2015 is fast approaching which means that a bright shiny 2016 is just a few days away. While your busy scratching out the same old hum-drum New Year’s Resolutions – lose weight, save money, eat more veggies – you might want to take a look at some more interesting ideas. The folks […]
  • Big News! And A Great Green Holiday Giveaway

    Big News! And A Great Green Holiday Giveaway
    First the big news: I am moving! After 12+ years in our current home in Virginia, my husband and I are packing up the kiddos (and dogs and cats,) and heading to Pennsylvania. I won’t lie. This whole process has been bittersweet. My husband got a great new job that he is very excited about, […]
  • How to bond with your kids over books

    How to bond with your kids over books
    Like many parents, I love, love, love reading to and with my kids. But I will also be the first to confess that sometimes, life just gets in the way of reading time. That’s because more often than not, we save our family reading time for the end of the day when we are all […]
  • The A-Z of Getting Fit With Your Kids

    The A-Z of Getting Fit With Your Kids
    Looking for fun news ways to get your kids up and moving each day? Exercise doesn’t have to be a drag. But I know how hard it can be to get kids out the door when all they really want is to continue their slug-fest on the sofa. Some kids can’t wait for an excuse […]