Posts tagged "recycling"

California Burst My Bubble (In a Good Way)

California Burst My Bubble (In a Good Way)
Two weeks ago, my husband and I took our son on our very first family vacation. We ventured out to San Francisco, California to visit my family. The weeks leading up to our trip, I worried about taking my 10 month old on a four-hour plane ride. I was very nervous about having to nurse... Read more »

The Lorax: A Children's Movie or Wake-up Call for Adults? Five Meaningful Things To Do With Kids After Leaving the Theater

The Lorax: A Children's Movie or Wake-up Call for Adults? Five Meaningful Things To Do With Kids After Leaving the Theater
In less than 24 hours, I will see The Lorax! Since my first glimpse of the movie trailer for The Lorax in October, I’ve been counting down the months, weeks and days until its release.  http://www.theloraxmovie.com/index.php#/splash My children have been looking forward to the movie theater popcorn saturated with butter-flavored oil. Tomorrow evening, I will... Read more »

It's Not Easy Being Green: One Mother's Struggle to Save the Earth and her Sanity

It's Not Easy Being Green:  One Mother's Struggle to Save the Earth and her Sanity
  As the famous philosopher, Kermit the Frog, once sang with melancholy and heartbreakingly honest lyrics, “It’s Not Easy Being Green.” In 1969 years before we realized the harm caused by our daily consumption of goods and over a full decade before controversial plastic bags with handles were introduced to consumers, Kermit crooned about the... Read more »
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