Make Your Own Seed Tray Starter from Recycled Materials

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Starting seeds is a fun way to get a head start on the growing season. If you start sowing seed in February, March or April, you should have all kinds of leftover containers from recent holidays that could be used to make seed starters. Let’s take a look at some common materials you can use […]

Living Easter Baskets

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Are you ready for some natural Easter decorating? Bring the spring green of fresh growing grasses and plants into your home with living Easter baskets. Children will enjoy this project, too. It’s easy to do, but plan ahead; the plants will take time to grow to an attractive size. Allow three to four weeks for […]

The Best Alternatives for Eco-friendly Easter Eggs

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It’s that time of year again, the bunny is stretching and getting ready to make his rounds. But this year, instead of the pastel yellows, pinks, and blues—Eco-conscious Easter Bunnies will opt for green eggs. When it comes to celebrating Easter, kids know, it’s all about the eggs. And while what you put in your […]

12 Natural Dyes for Coloring Easter Eggs

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There is nothing like the fresh air of spring to reinvigorate my commitment to green living. Which is why, when it came to coloring Easter eggs this year natural dyes were the natural choice. Every year, eco-friendly families shun the chemicals in mass-market Easter egg dyes by choosing to color eggs with natural alternatives. Not […]