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 linen and still others believe organic cotton. But the fact still remains, that little Miss Coonan is right, she is saving trees by using [...]Read full story
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 under the table pass to my dog Frank, a fake sneeze into my napkin or [...]Read full story
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 water”Read full story
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 me on this), a threat of a thunderstorm and what you have is Camp Laugh A Lot!Read full story
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 questions they ask and thrilled when I receive an email or phone call from parents letting me know the master [...]Read full story