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The Best Masks For Back To School (and anytime)

Need masks for back-to-school season? Check out Beya Made masks, my absolute favorite masks. This post contains affiliate links. School starts soon, and our kids will be wearing masks when they drop their book bags on their new desks this fall. My boys aren’t pumped about wearing masks at school but… it is what it …

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12 Great Brands For Sustainable Kids Clothes [2021]

Wish you could easily find better, more eco-friendly kids’ clothing and sustainable clothes for kids? These brands all offer high-quality sustainable basics for kids. Should we call them the “clean” dozen? 😉 Spoiler Alert: Primary is my very favorite sustainable kids’ clothing brand for preschool and elementary-aged kids, and you get 20% off your first …

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How To Shop Sustainable Kids Clothes and Shoes

Ready to shop sustainably for your kids and find more eco-friendly kids’ clothing brands but not sure where to start? Read on for more about a few of our favorite sustainable kids’ clothing brands, tips to shop secondhand for kids, and how to adopt more eco-friendly shopping habits for your family. Fast-fashion is falling out …

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How To Shop Secondhand Style for Back-To-School Outfits

Save money shopping secondhand for back-to-school outfits! Secondhand shopping is better for the environment and a boon to our bank accounts. Check out these great tips for shopping secondhand to find high-quality and on-trend back-to-school outfits. I remember as a kid going back-to-school shopping with my mom. Each of my sisters and I got a …

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Schoolwork Schedule for Learning At Home

With so many of us educating our kiddos from home, we definitely need some systems. Here is a simple schoolwork schedule to stay organized and complete each day’s assignments. Like so many around the world whose lives have taken an interesting turn due to the spread of coronavirus, today is our first day of transitioning …

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Save Money Practicing Zero Waste Principles During Back To School Season

Our boys are back in school, and our family is the swing of regular school days. It feels pretty nice, and I suspect most families in the United States are also back to school by now.  Thanks in part to the tenacity of marketing, the back-to-school season has become a big shopping thrill as much …

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9 Cleaner and Greener Teacher Appreciation Gift Ideas

If you’re searching for a healthier, more eco-friendly or simply a more unique teacher appreciation gift, consider one of these ideas to depart from the standard kitschy or generic teacher gifts. The end of the school year is approaching (or has already happened) for most of us. While not mandatory, I suspect many parents buy …

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