• Colorful Plastic Bags
    School and Learning
    Conversation Starter: Where Does Plastic Come From?
    Plastic is all around us! We often think of plastics as containers like drink bottles, yogurt cups, or soap dispensers. But many more things are made with plastic, too! Most computers use plastic, furniture pieces like chairs are often made from ...
    Mya Kagan
  • Young Boy Holding Seedling in Hands
    Entertainment and Activities
    8 Easy Ways to Cut Down on Your Family's Trash Output
    Over time, the average family can produce quite a lot of garbage, but you can reduce your family's trash output with a few lifestyle changes that everyone can get on board with. With these simple ideas, going green with your kiddos has never been...
    Kelly Sundstrom
  • Colorful Plastic Bags
    School and Learning
    Conversation Starter: Where Does Plastic Come From?
    Plastic is all around us! We often think of plastics as containers like drink bottles, yogurt cups, or soap dispensers. But many more things are made with plastic, too! Most computers use plastic, furniture pieces like chairs are often made from ...
    Mya Kagan
  • Glass baby bottle with rubber nipple
    Environmental Awareness
    8 Everyday Alternatives to Help Your Family Go Plastic-Free
    You've likely heard about Bisphenol-A (BPA) and phthalates in plastics, but do you know the effects they can have on your family's health? According to the Environmental Working Group (EWG), BPA, found in many reusable water bottles, food contai...
    Lindsay Hutton
  • Family Life
    Environmental Awareness
    Famous Environmentalists
    Take this quiz to see how much you know on famous environmentalists that helped shape the health of humans and the Earth. ...
    Chris Frantz
  • Family Life
    Environmental Awareness
    Environment Quiz
    Our environment is full of useful resources. Take this quiz to see how much you know about the Earth and the world's intake of natural resources. ...
    Beth Rowen
  • Earth
    School and Learning
    Conversation Starter: What Are Greenhouse Gases?
    Have you ever learned about global warming or Climate Change? It might be hard to believe on a freezing winter day, but over the course of time, the average temperatures on Earth have slowly been getting warmer. Some people believe this is happen...
    Mya Kagan
  • AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Could Be Healthy
    AAP Says Interactive Screen Time Can Be Healthy
    When it comes to screen time and kids, it isn't all bad news. The American Academy of Pediatrics offers guidelines on how to make screen time healthy and educational.
    Curious World