Green Living with Kids

Out of the mouth of babes…An Interview With A Preschooler

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Few days back, in a casual chat with my son, we had this very interesting conversation. An excerpt from the same Q: So Shaamak are you excited for Earth Day? Ans: Yes, I am. I’m super excited. I just can’t... (Continue reading)

Earth Day Activities for Kids – 5 things to do

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Earth Day 2011 is April 22nd. Here are some simple ideas and activities for kids on earth day : Reading Green: Go to the library and read a book with your child. I liked Indrani’s idea. Plus the library is a great... (Continue reading)

Earth Day for Kindergarten or Preschool – 5 ideas to try with kids

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Earth day 2011 for Kindergarten or Preschool or toddlers, for that matter is an important event, with huge potential for teaching and a lot of fun. Kids have the power to change households, even the tiniest ones, and once they... (Continue reading)

Earth Day – Everyday Things to Replace with Reusables

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Disposables are attractive and convenient. But are they indispensible? We tried weaning ourselves off certain disposables and found it to be surprisingly easy. Its just that habits have become so ingrained that any break from them seem more difficult than... (Continue reading)

Top 10 things to do with kids for Earth Day

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How to celebrate earth day with kids? Earth Day 2011 is April 22nd. Leading up to it, April is Earth Month 2011. Earth day, Earth Week and now Earth Month (being popularized by retailers) is a way to celebrate the diversity and... (Continue reading)

Earth Month – Top Activities

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Activities for earth month on your mind? Below are some ideas for celebrating earth month with your family. Please add your suggestions! EARTH MONTH CALENDAR Start your planning early by building an earth month calendar with your family. Mark out... (Continue reading)

Earth Day 2010 Activities – Six last minute ideas

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Earth day 2010 Activities with kids? Look no further. The list below has some last minute ideas you can do with very little preparation. So dont wait for that spectacular art idea. Take small steps to feel good about. Alternate... (Continue reading)

Good resources for parents and schools for Earth Day

The Earth Day Network website (earthday.org) has some great resources for parents and schools as you look at celebrating Earth Day. The parents section has many ideas on celebrating Earth Day with your kids. Here is the link: www.earthday.org/education/parents Here... (Continue reading)

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Top 10 Things to do During Earth Hour 2010

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Looking for ideas to do during Earth Hour? Earth Hour 2010 is on March 27th from 8:30 pm local time. Thats the time when people all over the country switch off all non essential lighting for one hour in honor... (Continue reading)

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

April 22nd was celebrated as Earth Day throughout the world.   This post is my day late attempt to start a Earth Day discussion. Growing up in a relatively small town in India, I did not give much thought to “Going... (Continue reading)

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