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As St. Patricks day rolls around, it’s fun to think of ways to eat green. While I do my best to eat green everyday, I love a day that allows me to focus on doing...

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Everyone today is working to live a greener lifestyle. Homeschoolers have unique opportunities to teach their children about conservation on a daily basis. And those lessons can be incorporated into just about any subject. Here...

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For many reasons, families choose to purchase a real tree when celebrating Christmas. I personally know a few families that choose this option for their children with special needs; for them Christmas is more about...

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Downtown Las Vegas looks a lot different these days. If you haven’t been down to the Bail Bonds neighborhood, you may want to give it a second glance. Past the grit of the old motels...

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I love Target.  I shop there at least once a week and pray I can get out of there without spending more than $100 (which I fail to do most of the time).  Not only...

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Las Vegas Monsanto Protest

Las Vegas March Against Monsanto

May 28, 2013 | 1 Comments

In recent news, 52 countries and 436 cities have rallied to protest Monsanto, an agricultural biotechnology company that is the leading producer of genetically engineered seeds.  Dubbed the “March Against Monsanto”, protesters worldwide held up...

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Meatless Mondays: Spring Penne

May 6, 2013 | 3 Comments

Meatless Mondays, an initiative of The Monday Campaigns, encourages everyone to reduce meat consumption.  Why, you may ask?  It’s healthier for our bodies and greener for our planet.  Read more about Meatless Mondays here.  Recess...

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What Happened to Ecomom?

April 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Ecomom, an online tech company that sold eco-friendly products such as toys, baby food and cleaning products, seemed so promising but ended tragically and abruptly, leaving many to wonder, what really happened?  Founded in 2008...

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Earth Day Activities Home

4 Fun Earth Day Activities for Home

April 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

Celebrating Earth Day at Home When celebrating Earth Day, what better place to start than at home?  Of course there’s no need to throw a barbeque or head off to the party supply store. Personally,...

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Southern Nevada Celebrates Earth Day

April 19, 2013 | 0 Comments

Southern Nevada is getting green.  April 22nd is Earth Day and the Vegas Valley is hosting a few events that will bring attention and awareness to being kinder to our planet.  Earth Day started in...

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