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Going Green

Grow your own green smoothie garden!

Grow your own green smoothie garden!

Hey there! I’m Jen. I blog over at Plain Vanilla Mom and I am so¬†excited to be here writing my first post for KSW. Stacy is amazing, as are all the ladies on the KSW&Co team, and I’m so thrilled to be a part of […]

They made that out of what!? Recycled plastic wear

They made that out of what!? Recycled plastic wear

I have 4 very expensive pairs of socks in my closet. I paid more than $10 a piece for them (which makes them pretty much priceless to me), so I only put them on when I really intend to use them. I call them my […]

Simple ways to improve air quality indoors

Simple ways to improve air quality indoors

We’ve really enjoyed the planting a forest campaign this month, together we’ve planted almost 300 trees … but wanted something a little more hands-on. Have you planted your tree yet? If we are truly “planting a forest”, then there needs to be some actual planting […]

TOMS + FEED = the ultimate shoes for good

TOMS + FEED = the ultimate shoes for good

I am super excited to tell you about a collaboration between two of my favorite companies, TOMS and FEED. These two companies with a similar mission have teamed together to create a shoe with a truly inspiring impact. Introducing the FEED 12 Classic: The limited […]

World Environment Day and a Forest Fiesta

World Environment Day and a Forest Fiesta

Splendid and inspiring, Forest and trees are essential to the health of our planet. This has been the topic of our studies the past two weeks in honor of World Environment Day (June 5) and the Forest Fiesta Blog Hop, my beautiful friend Rashmie is […]

Celebrate Earth Day Everyday

Celebrate Earth Day Everyday

We spend a lot of time teaching our children the difference between right and wrong and how to take care of a home but there’s one area I believe we could all focus a little more attention on. How to care for the planet. Teaching […]