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Wednesday, November 4, 2009

Going Green with Kids: Top Ten Green Activities and Projects

Here are some of my top 10 favorite green activities and projects I have written about over the years. Have fun!

Club Green: Starting an Environmental Club
Recipes from the Garden: Delicious recipes from veggies grown right in your backyard
Bug Off, Bugs!: Concocting your very own non-toxic bug spray for plants
Container Gardening: Planting a mini garden
Grow Your Garden: Designing your very own garden
Dirt Glorious Dirt: Composting 101
The Nature Journal: Creating a nature journal from recycle materials
Green Cleaners: The real dirt on cleaning products and how to make your own non toxic versions
Backyard Habitat: Creating a welcoming home for the creatures in your area


Anonymous said...

Great ideas. Thank you!

Unknown said...

I took a peek at your alternative cleaners, and was happy to see you have basically the same advice as Grandma did:

There's nothing that can't be cleaned with vinegar, baking soda, and elbow grease!