eco conscious

Enjoy the Eco Experience with Others

First of all CONGRATULATIONS!!! You have started your eco friendly path and that is amazing.  Even if reading this article is your first attempt, I have to say, this is a conscious move towards helping our planet earth, and that is amazing.  You have become an “eco warrior”! You have opened the possibilities to embrace change, make better choices in your life and that is something to be proud of. I would like to share… Read MoreEnjoy the Eco Experience with Others »

Packing the (Eco Friendly) Hospital Bag

About a month ago I had to take my son to the emergency room. This was the first time I had been to a hospital since I decided to get serious about my less waste journey.  I was astounded by the amount of plastic that hospitals uses beyond what is absolutely needed. Now don’t get me wrong, I am very grateful for modern medicine which I realize involves some very necessary single use plastic for… Read MorePacking the (Eco Friendly) Hospital Bag »

The Earth Mama Baby Shower Challenge

Guest Writer: Karen Callahan, Mama and Teacher at ISKL As many middle age women from around the world can contest, we love to celebrate a baby, a wedding and the occasional divorce. No matter the country these festivities include food, decorations, and presents. I am more than guilty of a big store-think Target or Party City my American friends- run to build an ideal ambiance for twenty of my favorite friends. There are color coordinated… Read MoreThe Earth Mama Baby Shower Challenge »

(Grand)Mother Knows Best: 14 Things our Grandparents Did That We Should Bring Back

We aren’t sociologists and we certainly aren’t historians. So we aren’t exactly sure at what point in time our society switched from the mindset of the Great Depression where nothing should be wasted, to a lifestyle of consuming and convenience. But we all know someone from our childhood that really did want to REDUCE and REUSE. Long before these concepts were forgotten and RECYCLE was the buzzword. Seemingly a release of all environmental burden caused,… Read More(Grand)Mother Knows Best: 14 Things our Grandparents Did That We Should Bring Back »

My (Mostly) Meatless Month

I decided I wasn’t making any ‘resolutions’ this year as I hate when I inevitably slip up and I wonder why I made a resolution in the first place. This year, as Earth Mamas we made a goals for 2019 (click here if you want to check them out). Surprisingly, none of my goals were focused on eating less meat. So I am surprised to find myself nearing the end of February as a vegetarian.… Read MoreMy (Mostly) Meatless Month »