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How to Keep the Earth Day Momentum Going

How did you spend Earth Day? Perhaps you planted a tree, volunteered, reduced your energy use for the day, or all of the above and more. Mother Nature thanks you! But why stop saving the planet on April 23rd? In our eyes, every day should be Earth…

March for Science: What You Need to Know

2017 is shaping up to be the Year of the March, and Earth Day will get an inaugural march to add to its festivities: the March for Science. Millions of people are expected to join in, from places as far apart as Anchorage, Alaska, to Wangdue,…

Unique Earth Day Traditions to Start as a Family

When it comes to celebrating Earth Day on April 22, there is no shortage of ways environmentally conscious people choose to honor this day. (Check out the coolest 2017 events around the country here.) When you’re trying to raise young…

Green Your Garden: 10 Water-Conscious Design Tips

Note: This post contains affiliate links, which helps fund our Recycling Directory, the most comprehensive in North America. How green does your garden grow? If your yard requires an abundance of water to maintain that brightly colored curb appeal,…

Earth Day: 23 Of The Greatest Environmental Quotes

In honor of Earth Day I’ve put together this list of some of my favorite environmental quotes. Hopefully you’ll find them as inspiring as I do. We have an obligation to take care of this world we all share and Earth Day is a great…

Earth Day Every Day: 5 Ways To Actually Make It Happen

It shouldn’t surprise anyone that Earth Day began in the 1970’s, the decade of hippies. The day was developed to celebrate mother nature – and in my mind, its founders dreamed it up while wearing tye-dye, flashing the peace sign…

Honor Earth Day With These 7 Art Projects For Kids

Earth Day is a wonderful opportunity to teach children about caring for our planet and how to live sustainably. Most children are receptive to these concepts and are looking for ways to help. Teaching children to be resourceful by upcycling waste…

Earth Day Is A Journey And Destination

With Earth Day this Friday, Destination Hotels honors the holiday with a variety of special eco-friendly programming at its properties, as well as through their Destination Earth program. Destination Hotels’ recently teamed up with Tesla Motors to……

Earth Day Pledge: Zero Waste For A Day

Each year Earth Day reminds us that we all, collectively, must take care of this little blue and green home. After all, its the only one we have.  Now its all too easy to slip back into old habits come April 23rd. So, why not try something a little…..

5 Simple Earth Day Crafts Your Kids Will Love

Earth Day is right around the corner. Every year on April 22, earth-conscious people around the world celebrate the planet we live on through special events and actions. During these events, many others are made aware of their impact on the Earth,…