While it can be eco-friendly to have a real Christmas tree, it’s a bit more eco-minded to make a tree out of reuse and recyclable materials. It’s also fun because you’ll have a unique design savvy tree that’s far from boring. Below are 13 homemade tree ideas for inspiration… Chalkboard tree image via Leah Paulette My […]
Eco-dollhouses are one of those gifts that just keep on giving. Not only do dollhouses inspire year-round creativity and imaginative play, but they help encourage fine motor skills, design skills, social play and much more. Plus, if you buy a quality non-plastic dollhouse set, it will last through generations of play. Now, before you buy, […]
Wishing your green family a wonderful Christmas day (if you celebrate). Try to get outside for a nice winter walk with the family today.
I previously posted a gingerbread cookie recipe here at GAGF. However, over the years, I’ve realized that the more I make this specific recipe the less I like it. First of all I think the recipe above lacks enough molasses and I wasn’t getting the spices perfect. Secondly, while it can turn out softer, chewier cookies, if you […]
For Christmas this year, Cedar and I were going to make homemade wool felt play food kits for the kids in our family, as holiday gifts. However, we’re not the best sewers. We made some and did okay, but we need more practice before our sewing crafts are gift-ready. Still, since we wanted to make […]
There’s no reason to spend a lot of money on stocking stuffers, even if you want to go green this holiday season. There are plenty of delightful green stocking stuffers for teens and younger kids that are $10 or less. STOCKING STUFFERS FOR BABIES Dandelion Soft Shaker Bear Toy – This cute rattle is stuffed with […]