Green Toys Party, Part 2

A couple of weeks ago, a few friends and I got together for a Green Toys Party when we turned items destined for the trash into fun toys for our young kids. Here’s the instructions for many of the toys we made. Recycled CrayonsMaterials:old crayons, paper removed, broken into piecescooking spray or foil baking cupsmuffin… [Read More]

Green Toys Party, Part 1

A few weeks ago, my friend, Jill, and I got together with a group of friends to turn items destined for the trash or recycling into fun toys for our babies, toddlers and preschoolers. We had a great time spending the morning cutting and gluing and the kids loved their new toys. In the process,… [Read More]

Prevent Bug Bites Naturally

Summer days are definitely here. The sun stays out longer, watermelons and blueberries are in season and the weather is warm enough to play outside every day (sometimes too warm!). My daughter, Anna, loves to play outside no matter how hot it is. Like many toddlers, she is oblivious to the heat, and so are… [Read More]

Organic Printable Coupon Roundup

There are dozens of organic or health food coupons available if you know where to look. To access several of the coupons available at the links below you will have to sign up for the company’s newsletter. I suggest creating a separate account for these email newsletters so that your personal email account will not… [Read More]

Six Tips to Save on Organic and Healthy Foods

Image courtesy of Treehugger This guest post is brought to you by Heidi from Little People Wealth. Oftentimes when people think about frugal living and couponing they think of boxed foods, sugary cereals and corn syrup drinks, but saving money does not have to mean unhealthy eating! Here’s six tips for saving money on organic… [Read More]