Sharpen your mind, broaden your horizons, and add some extra sustainability to your family routines as your family heads back to school this September.
Pack Your Bookbag
The wonder of a trip to the bookstore is that you can learn literally anything you’ve been curious about. Start a secret book club and ask the staff at one of our favorite book shops for their recommendations.
Bring a Healthy Lunch
Send your kids off to school with high quality, delicious meals made from sustainable ingredients! Fuel those long days and late night study sessions with sustainable lunches and snacks from one of these local grocers.
Refresh your kids’ wardrobes just in time for Fall at one of our favorite thrift shops. Pick up a new-to-them wardrobe at affordable prices!
Reconnect with Your Right Brain
Take a weekend break from books and brain stuff with a family art course! Create mosaics of all shapes and colors when you join Mosaic on a Stick for a fun Saturday class with the kids. Click here to save $5 on your next purchase.
Craft Some New Creature Comforts
Want to be creative from the comfort of your own home? Sewing is a great way to repurpose fabric with a bit of life left in it and knitting creates special gifts that will last a lifetime. Get all the supplies you need to make pillows, scarves, and socks and more when you visit Treadle Yard Goods. Click here to get $5 off your purchase of $25 or more.
It’s never too soon to start building sustainable habits into your family’s daily routine. We hope these helpful suggestions will add a dash of discovery and healthy dose of earth-friendly creativity to the school year this year.