Is Modern Society Green or Greenwashed?

  the mechanic download dvdrip For the past 7 years, I have been reading and writing - living and breathing - everything I could about green parenting.  And I've loved every minute of it.  Going green is more than just a slogan for me.  It's the way I do things.  It's the way I wash my hair, feed my kids, make dinner, and and find fun stuff to do as a family.  I'm not saying I'm … [Read more...]

Why Are YOU A Green Parent?

Why do you strive to be a Green Parent? The Green Parent asked and you answered.... "I'm a green parent because I was raised by green parents. I was raised to be aware of how I spend the planet's finite resources. Now that I'm a parent, I want to leave my children a clean planet. I want Max to be a responsible steward of Earth's resources." Marti, San Diego CA, mom to 3 yr old Max “I want … [Read more...]

Green Your Dry Cleaning

Kids and dry cleaning? You’re joking, right? These two go together like oil and water (literally). But for those of you who are adventurous enough to mix kids and dry cleaning, here's what you need to know about the toxic chemicals used at traditional dry cleaners and how to find a greener alternative. Why Go Green? The standard solvent used in 85% of the dry cleaners in the U.S. is is … [Read more...]

Why Go Green?

As a parent, I knew that I did not want to raise my kids in a world full of toxins. And I wanted my kids to respect the planet and the other species that share it with us. But let's face it, there are days when it is all I can do to keep my girls clean, safe, and happy and I just don't feel up to the monumental task of saving the planet. But the reasons to go green are inextricably linked with my … [Read more...]