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Brainstorming:  Tips for Greening Your School + Waste-Free Lunch Ideas

Brainstorming: Tips for Greening Your School + Waste-Free Lunch Ideas

It's hard to believe that the back to school season is here!  Since we are working on a bunch of updates, this week we decided to re-post something from the archive. Going green and reducing waste go hand in hand. And what better way to start teaching kids about the importance of the environment than by showing them how to reduce, reuse, and recycle wherever they are—even at school. A waste-free lunch can go a long way towards helping the environment.
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"Healthy" Homemade Lemonade - 3 Easy Recipes

If you think about it, lemons are kind of amazing. They add flavor to food and drinks, they provide aromatherapy benefits, they’re good for cleaning, and they are healthy, too. They’re a wonderfruit! At Modern Kids Design, we try to use lemons whenever we can. And we aren’t alone in our love of the amazing lemon.
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Natural Sunscreens - Here's a Quick Guide

Natural Sunscreens - Here's a Quick Guide

At Modern Kids Design, we like to stay on top of the latest research when it comes to healthy products, but sometimes it feels a bit overwhelming. So, recently when we looked for the latest on sunscreens, we thought, we should just write a post called - SPF and Sunscreen Decoded. There are so many opinions out there about sunscreen that it can be hard to tell what’s fact and what’s fiction. We’ve done some digging to make sure you can have fun in the sun while protecting your skin—and the planet.
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