Tag Archives: eco-friendly

All Things Family Link Roundup: Earth Day Edition

Welcome to the April 6, 2010 edition of the All Things Family blog carnival.         Earth Day Crafts, Activities, and Tips: Char Polanosky presents Earth Day posted at Printables for Kids – free word search puzzles, coloring … Continue reading

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Dye eggs with natural materials

A few years ago, we dyed eggs with some natural materials we had around the house: onion skins, berries, turmeric, and spinach. We tried two different methods for dyeing: 1. Boiling the natural materials in water, and then soaking the … Continue reading

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Reducing Instead of Reusing & Recycling

recycling at Burgerville – photo by MikZ We’re used to recycling: paper, glass, aluminum, soda cans, plastic — we’ve even gotten used to the idea of composting (sometimes even at fast food restaurants). Reusing is easy — shopping at thrift … Continue reading

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