I like saving trees by using my own napkin
    August 7, 2009
    I like saving trees by using my own napkin

    Thank you to the Coonan family for sharing this story. When all the calculations are tallied some adults believe it’s more environmentally friendly to use napkins made of paper, others think lin…

    Mom, can the worms eat our broccoli for us?
    August 6, 2009
    Mom, can the worms eat our broccoli for us?

    Thank you to the Shein family for sharing this story. You mean it’s green to eat everything on your plate or feed it to the worms? I think back, I used to rid my plate of unwanted food via an un…

    Please read before brushing
    August 5, 2009
    Please read before brushing!

    Thank you to Timmy’s parents for sharing this story. Day 1 – “Dad, did you know you should turn off the water when you brush your teeth? Because, you don’t want to waste our wa…

    No thank you, I'm not going inside, this is what I came for
    August 4, 2009
    No thank you, I’m not going inside, this is what I came for

    Take 8 children between the ages of 4-7, canteens, mess kits, bathing suits, sleeping bags, a well chaperoned camp fire, hot dogs, corn & s’ mores, a lake (an unheated pool – go with m…

    Kids Say the Greenest Things
    August 3, 2009
    Kids Say the Greenest Things

    I have the great privilege in my everyday life of sharing the gift of reading and environmental awareness messages with 3-8 year olds. I am always tickled by the ideas they have, impressed by the ques…