September 30, 2013

Green Consumer Day

            Green Consumer Day is on September 28th every year. You might be asking yourself, what does that mean? It is a day intended to build awareness around how even the smallest actions we take as individuals can help—or harm—the planet. Read on to find out some small ways you can help the planet!

September 23, 2013

Fall Leaf Walk and Crafts

            This past weekend marked the official beginning of fall! The air is crisper, pumpkin spice everything is out, and the leaves are falling! The last week of September is designated as Keep Kids Creative Week, so what are some family activities that can be done with leaves?

September 9, 2013

Fall Gardening

Last week, this blog talked about Fall cleaning your home. This week, it’s all about Fall cleaning your yard and garden! Last fall, we talked a little bit about yard prep to help give you the best yard possible for spring, so check that post out for even more tips!

September 2, 2013

Fall Cleaning and Organizing

            In the spring, everyone is always focused on what cleaning they can do to freshen up their homes after the long, shut in winter. What we might forget to do is clean everything BEFORE we close up the house for winter. Oh sure, we’ll put our summer clothes away in a plastic tub or space bag and get our coats and winter things out. What about the rest of the house?