Growing Up Green

Growing Up Green with The Paglaro's

Raising Thrifty and Green Kids
Blog Host: TOVAH PAGLARO

 

Make Advent Meaningful

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Although today the advent tradition is often diminished to excited kids squealing as they pop open cardboard windows to reveal chocolate treats, the advent tradition is rooted in a time of reverence, patience and preparation. 

Homemade Apple Chips

Homemade Apple Chips

Apples are favorite fall food for any seasonal eater.

I suggest bringing home  a dozen varieties from the farmers market, and spending the week working your way through your own apple festival.

Waste Free Lunches Save You Money

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The hefty price tag attached to quality litter-less lunch boxes can cause a knee jerk reaction at back-to-school time. A little bit of simple math provides context and a much needed sense of calm!

Back To School Done Cheap & Green

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Do a good thing and send your kids back to school in Thrifty and Green style with these 7 tips for an eco-successful school year.

Spectacular Strawberries

Spectacular Strawberries

It doesn't take much to lure kids into the garden - the miracle that is food production seems to do the trick all on it's own - but the fail safe garden staple that brings the kids from all over the neighborhood knocking is the strawberry.