It may be a little earlier than we'd all like to think about this, but school will be starting up again in just over a month! This green mommy blogger gives us the scoop on the toxicity of lunch boxes. The use of lead, PVC and BPA in lunchboxes is dangerous because children hold them in their hands just moments before taking out their food and eating it. To prevent the ingestion of these harmful chemicals, check out her list of safe lunchboxes!
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Great news for those in favor of the USA increasing the amount of renewable energy production and for those who want to see solar panels succeed! 72 more words
Did you know that 99% of the molecules inside of your body are water? Drinking water is huge! That’s why when we read about contaminates that are in water nowadays that can’t be removed with current water processing plant technologies it felt devastating. 214 more words
I’ve started the coop! I cleared a big area, levelled it, dug in foundation blocks, made a level and square base plate that I doubled, sandwiching 2 layers hardware cloth in between. 149 more words
So much work for an already busy woman! This Vancouver mother, and urban homesteader begins work on her very own chicken coop, while managing a full time job! Kudos for all your efforts to reach self-sustainability; a project we all can take inspiration from.
Living sustainably doesn’t mean living in a tent, wearing clothes made from hemp and eating berries. Although hemp is actually a fantastic material for clothing, being an environmentally conscious shopper doesn’t mean giving up the things you love, it just means being more informed about the decisions you make as a consumer. 203 more words