Weekend Links

Slowly, but surely, I”m finding myself with a little bit more time to enjoy the internet and catch up on my blog reading.

Here are some of the links that have caught my attention lately:

I also wanted to mention that Jessica of Life as Mom is running a sale this weekend on her ebooks, for which I am an affiliate.  If you use the coupon code MOMROCKS for $3 off any $8 purchase through the end of Monday September 5th.

 We”ve got family in town to meet baby Mia and we”re enjoying the cooler weather after weeks (months!) of record breaking heat.  I hope that you and your families are having lovely Sundays, too.  Have a fantastic weekend, everyone!

What Does it Mean to Practice “Green” Parenting?

The following guest post was written by Katie Fox and originally appeared in September 2010.

As parents, I’m sure it has hardly escaped your attention that “green living” is the buzzword everywhere these days, including our parenting choices.  If you start researching what green parenting actually entails, it’s easy to experience information overload; there are as many options and resources as there are opinions.

Yet I do believe that this is an important topic, so today I just want to look at some of the most basic ways that I practice green parenting.  Hopefully, you’ll be inspired to take just one step further in preserving and caring for the earth, as you care for your children.
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