Save the Future – 12 Ways to Raise Earth-Friendly Children

Save the Future – 12 Ways to Raise Earth-Friendly Children

Photo by Annie Spratt on Unsplash April 22 is Earth Day. Our planet’s eco-system is getting more complicated with each year. The “Eco” beat is on this year too. Conservation and Environment protection are in the news and social media. We are already teaching our kids about going green and being eco-friendly. And raising our children to be environmentally friendly is the only long term solution to protect our planet. In fact, there are many ways to get…

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Activities for Little Eco-Warriors – Make kids ecologically aware

Activities for Little Eco-Warriors – Make kids ecologically aware

Making your children aware of the significance of preserving the environment will help them learn about real-world issues, to appreciate nature and to use natural resources carefully. Teach them about environmental issues with these simple DIY activities and do your bit for the environment. Birdhouse Having birds in our garden is beneficial. Many birds are natural pest controls; they eat insects like moths, bugs,  caterpillars, etc. Plus, we get to hear the sound of happy birds…

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Recycle Bits of Paper – Make Handmade Paper at home

Recycle Bits of Paper – Make Handmade Paper at home

Look around you? What is the one material that you find a lot of? Probably number 1 in waste. Plastic? Nope. It’s paper!! All those posters, notebooks, newspapers, boxes, books, tissue papers, craft papers – Paper is all around you! Recycling Paper Have you ever wondered if paper is recyclable? Yes. Paper can be recycled and is usually made from waste/used paper and wood pulp. Most kinds of paper can be recycled, however, some types…

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The Importance of Going Green in Schools

The Importance of Going Green in Schools

I want you to feel the fear I feel every day. And then I want you to act. I want you to act as you would in a crisis. I want you to act as if our house is on fire – Greta Thunberg Swedish climate change activist Greta Thunberg’s call has mobilized a march worldwide to raise awareness at the decision levels.  The importance of Going Green Schools are major consumers of energy, paper,…

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Celebrate this Diwali with DIY eco-friendly ‘diyas’

Celebrate this Diwali with DIY eco-friendly ‘diyas’

Diwali is about traditions, and nothing can beat the charm of adorning your home with humble clay diyas. These DIY diyas are pretty easy to make. You can then paint and embellish them to your liking.  Eco-friendly DIY Diya Ideas Clay Diya It is so easy to make your  Diyas at home with clay. You can use the same process and make diyas with play-doh or even the regular chapati dough.  Coconut Shell Diyas These…

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Let nature explode – How to make a Seed Bomb

Let nature explode – How to make a Seed Bomb

Image Source: ALAMY Celebrate World Environment Day by doing your bit for your environment! Not just today, but every day!! “The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.” Planting seeds is a great kick off the rainy season, and learning how to make seed bombs is a great way to get your gardening started. Super easy and fun to make, start a new tradition this World Environment Day and learn…

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