To help fresh herbs last longer, store fresh them upright in a jar or vase of water, like a bouquet of flowers, and enjoy them on your countertop.
Avoid body washes, exfoliators, and other skin products that contain plastic microbeads, which endanger lakes, oceans, and waterways.
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Take your kids camping, because nature needs kids as much as kids need nature.
I recently attended an early childhood conference whose keynote speaker, Ken Finch of Green Hearts Institute for Nature in Childhood, made a big impression on me. We all know children need nature, but what about the other way around? Have we considered how crucial is the love of nature formed in childhood? Without it, too few children will grow up to fight for nature.