Category: Earth Day

Chicago Kids Speak Out on the State of the Environment in Chicago Parent Magazine

Chicago Kids Speak Out on the State of the Environment in Chicago Parent Magazine
This year, I am writing a series of stories for Chicago Parent Magazine that feature the voices of real Chicago kids on a variety of topics. This month, I chatted up a group of thirteen kids between the ages of 7-14 from all over the Chicago area about environmental issues impacting our city and our... Read more »

Loui Saves the Earth (and your kid can too)

Chicago author, illustrator and mother of three Alexandra Gnoske has a new book with a simple message for kids: children can make a big difference for Planet Earth. In Loui Saves the Earth, a little boy named Loui and his dog Dusty (who live in Chicago of course) learn that we can all play a... Read more »

3 Ways Every Family Can Celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day doesn’t have to be about making major lifestyle changes like vowing not to flush the toilet regularly or ditching your car and buying a De Fietsfabriek to cart your kids around town (I totally want one of these though). I think that Earth Day is really about making small, conscious efforts to do... Read more »
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