Green Crafts | DIY Tawashi Sponges

DIY tawashi spongedAt ZoLi, we love reducing, recycling, and most of all reusing! We found a fun way to reuse t-shirts, pants, and just about anything else that you or your littles inevitably grow out of - Making your own tawashi sponges!

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Green Matters | Spring Cleaning

It's that time of year again- Spring cleaning!  We are so excited to get cleaned up and organized here at ZoLi HQ! But getting there can be the tough part...

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Green Matters | Packing a Greener Lunch

And just like that, summer is over and school is in full swing.  And so is lunch packing ...

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Green Matters | Should we still be worried?

We've all heard of Bisphenol-A (BPA) and phthalates - those chemicals that wreak havoc on the health of our families. 

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Green Matters | Modern, Eco-blocks

I stumbled upon this great toy as I was searching for gift ideas for a birthday present. Traditional block set + precision cut = endless opened ended possibilities = FUN!!!

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Green Matters | Carageenan

My family and I have been following a mostly whole foods diet where we cut out processed foods, limit our consumption of dairy, sugar, grains / legumes ...

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Green Matters | Sunscreen Basics

Summer has arrived and the girls have now been spending a lot of their time outdoors so we've been going through quite a bit of...

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Green Matters | Side of Arsenic with Rice

As parents, we do what we can to provide the best for our children.  We buy organic foods;  we read labels, and avoid foods that...

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Green Matters | Pass on Styrofoam

Use of Styrofoam (expanded polystyrene foam) is pretty widespread.  It is used extensively in packaging, building installation ...

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Green Matters | PVC free Supplies

I can't believe summer is now winding down and we are shifting to back to school mode.  Retailers switch out their displays to...

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Green Matters | EWG Dirty Dozen 2011

I'm kind of a list girl, so I have been using EWG's Dirty Dozen list for a while now to keep me on track in reducing pesticide exposure ...

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Green Matters | Why do you tempt me so?

Melamine dishware have come a long way … beautiful designs, bold colors, AND virtually unbreakable!!  Whether its in stores or online ...

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Green Matters | Green Your Nursery

Feeding, clothing, and caring for your baby has evolved a great deal in the last few years.  There is a plethora of information out there, especially as you're...

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Green Matters | A Wake-Up Story

I was gearing up to write a post about avoiding toxins but instead found this great video from Healthy Child Healthy World in my in...

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Green Matters | Healthy Choices

Statistics show that 45% of American adults make resolutions each year and of those only 64% keep their resolutions after one month and 46% after 6 months.  As we come to the month benchmark, I thought I’d share a great downloadable ...

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