:: picnic in the park ::

picnic for the planet

Today was one of those magical, lazy kind of days. The kind of Sunday where it’s OK to eat chocolate for breakfast and munch on cold watermelon while grinning from ear to ear. When bike rides reign supreme and the sun feels like its shining just for you. For a brief moment, I felt like […]

Found Things

The kids and I have found a new favorite activity. I know it is a favorite because every night when I lay them down to sleep and ask what their favorite part of the day was, they say FOUND THINGS!!! We’ve been preparing for our Earth Day project. I knew I wanted it to be […]

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 kids to appreciate the Earth & all it does for […]

Earth Day for Kids

Hard to believe it’s Earth Day already, it feels like just yesterday when I wrote last year’s Earth Day for Kids post. It was such a big hit, I’m bringing it back again this year. Fast forward one year later and I find myself a more seasoned mother, with older, wiser children (they’re 1, 3 […]

Earth Day for Kids


Looking for some wholesome ways to spend Earth Day with your family? Here’s KSW’s Top 10 list of ways to celebrate this valuable tradition with the ones you love. 1. Spend a few hours at home decluttering your belongings. Gather up canned goods, old clothes, magazines you’ve already read, toys your children have outgrown and more. […]

Fantastic Earth Day Finds

Some fantastic finds to help remind you of Earth Day, Every Day (All less than $60) Everything Fits Gym Bag from Gaiam ~ $60 4-Pk Earth Day Aluminum Bottles from Walmart ~ $16 Girls Organic Tee from Walmart ~ $4 Sassy Cherry Tree Rattle from Baby Earth ~ $9 Demi Lovato’s Earth Day Tee from […]

Crafting our way to a greener world


Earth Day Treats Earth Day Bars – Ingredients from around the world – from Family Fun Earth Day Cookies from Family Fun Corner (via ABC & 123) Fun With Kids Can’t wait to try this Bottle Top Art project from Fave Crafts Loving this recycled bead project made from plastic bottles – too bad the […]