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3 Easy Ways to Kick Plastics to the Curb

3 Easy Ways to Kick Plastics to the Curb

Plastics are an inescapable part of modern life—used for life-saving medical technology, in transportation and construction, and a host of other applications, plastics make life easier, safer, and better. However the very qualities that make plastic so important—it’s inexpensive, durable, lightweight, and recyclable—ironically contribute to plastic over-use.

Learn How to Go Litterless

Learn How to Go Litterless

Learn How to Go Litterless Trash might seem inevitable, but by taking small steps, we can quickly begin to be litter-free. When we create waste, w...

Three Ways Our Plastic Addiction is Killing Our Oceans

Three Ways Our Plastic Addiction is Killing Our Oceans

The human addiction to plastic has created a global health crisis for the world’s oceans and the creatures that call it home. The numbers are staggering—300 million TONS of plastic are consumed every year, and once plastic is made, it’s pretty much here to stay.

Learn All About South Africa

Learn All About South Africa

Learn All About South Africa Have you ever dreamed of visiting South Africa? There's so many reasons why you should! South Africa is a coastal cou...

Five Reasons Why Meditation is Great For Children

Five Reasons Why Meditation is Great For Children

Compassion is the key character element to raising Global Guardians. Incorporating mindful meditation as a family practice will help reinforce tea...

Learn All About Exploring National Parks

Learn All About Exploring National Parks

Learn All About Exploring National Parks From Yellowstone Park to the Grand Canyon, national parks are some of the most beautiful landmarks in t...

Learn to Protect Our Bees

Learn to Protect Our Bees

Learn to Protect Our Bees When it comes to food, we have a lot to thank bees for. Bees are responsible for a significant amount of the food we eat...

5 Easy Ways You Can Protect Butterflies

5 Easy Ways You Can Protect Butterflies

Butterflies aren’t just one of the world’s most beautiful insects, they are an important part of a healthy ecosystem. As part of the food chain, b...

5 Ways to Stay Sustainably Cool This Summer

5 Ways to Stay Sustainably Cool This Summer

Before you reach for that AC button, raise your carbon footprint, and dry out your nasal passages with bacteria-filled air, consider cooling down ...

How Processed Foods and Beauty Products are Making the Rainforest Disappear

How Processed Foods and Beauty Products are Making the Rainforest Disappear

Palm oil is a top driver of global deforestation that can be found today in a mind-boggling array of goods. Ranging from processed foods like chips and doughnuts to cosmetic products like shampoo, lipstick, and soap, it’s estimated that half of the products on grocery store shelves contain palm oil. Unfortunately, the palm oil industry has an incredibly dark and well-documented history of environmental degradation, human rights abuses, and is pushing several animals to the brink of extinction.

Explore New Zealand

Explore New Zealand

Explore New Zealand What would the world look like if it were untouched by humans? While we will never know for sure, New Zealand is believed to b...

6 Wild Plants to Harvest Now

6 Wild Plants to Harvest Now

Spring is upon us and while you’re upping those vitamin D stores and taking advantage of the warmer temps, it’s an ideal time to share the joys of ethical wildcrafting with your children. Spring brings forth a veritable salad bowl of wild things that have many a creative application in your kitchen. Why not start a new family tradition around the wild bounty of Spring?