Woodworking Projects for Kids: Free Online Resources

Woodworking Projects for Kids: Free Online Resources

Woodworking projects for kids: woodworking with your children teaches basic skills for planning, measuring, and the use of basic carpentry tools. Kids love to make things. My daughter is always asking me “Papa, what can we make? Let’s do a project together.” And woodworking is our usual mode for making things. Messing about with wood… Read more

Tips for creating a wildlife-friendly garden with the kids

Tips for creating a wildlife-friendly garden with the kids

When people talk about natural habitats for animals, they usually think of the countryside. But our gardens are just as crucial as a refuge for wildlife – especially as we can make them a chemical-free zone, free from pesticide, fungicide or anything else nasty. Even though they may seem small, the patchwork effect of many… Read more

5 Dry Shampoo Hacks to Try Right Away

5 Dry Shampoo Hacks to Try Right Away

Dry shampoo is a busy mom’s dream — it cleans and refreshes hair without the need for any water. But it is not just a way to blast that grease from your hair as there are plenty of different dry shampoo hacks that will stretch that bottle farther than ever. Read more

The Pros & Cons of Virtual School Revealed

The Pros & Cons of Virtual School Revealed

While we still have the choice of putting our children in public or private school, there is a new kid on the block, so to speak, in virtual schools. Homeschooling has been around for a little while now, but virtual schools are quite a bit newer. Read more

Free app brings soil education to children (and their parents)

Free app brings soil education to children (and their parents)

A new free app aims to illuminate the fascinating world of living soil for kids, by offering an interactive experience that presents the topics of healthy soil relationships, and the roles of plants, animals, and humans in the process of building and nourishing this foundation of our food system.

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How to Start Eco-Friendly Neighborhood Communities

How to Start Eco-Friendly Neighborhood Communities

As an environmentally conscious person, your family is likely already doing a lot to reduce your carbon footprint. However, you’re just one family in a vast sea of others in your area, so how much difference are you really making? What if you could get other people in your neighborhood involved in your efforts? What if you could create an entire community of eco-minded people?

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