Earth Day

Celebrate Earth Day by Upcycling a Glass Jar Into a DIY Candle

April 22, 2015
Upcycling a Glass Jar into a DIY Candle.

I celebrated Earth Day with this fun upcycling project, but you could obviously make this at any time of the year: recycle a glass jar to make this DIY candle. Upcycling a Glass Jar Into a DIY Candle All you need are these supplies: DIY Glass Jar Candle Supplies: glass jar (a tomato sauce jar […]

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Wordless Wednesday With Linky: Our Earth Day

April 23, 2013
Earth Day 2013 at Kensico Dam, NY

We made it to Kensico Dam for the Earth Day celebration on Sunday. The event wasn’t nearly as crowded as in past years, which was sad to see, but we had a great time. Although it was sunny and beautiful, it was pretty cold and I went back to the car to warm up while […]

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7 Kids Books About Earth Day, Recycling, and Healthy Eating

April 13, 2013

Earth Day is just around the corner, on April 22, 2013. Do you have some fun activities planned with the kids? I think we’ll go to the Earth Day celebration at Kensico Dam in Valhalla again, that’s always a fun day for us. I also plan to pick up trash from our street again with […]

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Raising a Tree Hugger

April 30, 2010

The other day I finally went on a long-overdue walk in my neighborhood. The sun was shining, the birds chirping, I passed two fishermen in their boat… I took a deep breath and was really enjoying myself, thinking that I need to do this more often, when a big diesel truck drove into the street […]

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