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Earth Day takes place on April 22 every year. In this guide, the authors provide you with a wealth of ideas you can use to mark Earth Day in your own green way.Children and adults of all ages can get involved in Earth Day activities designed toMoreEarth Day takes place on April 22 every year. In this guide, the authors provide you with a wealth of ideas you can use to mark Earth Day in your own green way.Children and adults of all ages can get involved in Earth Day activities designed to raise awareness of ecological issues. You will find activities and projects that can help teach children and teens about green issues and greener choices.Learn more about:+ What Earth Day is+ How communities can celebrate Earth Day+ Activities you can do with family and friends on Earth Day+ How to follow the Trash Trail+ Why recycling is so crucial for our planet+ How to make cleaner and greener choices when we shopand much more.As great as it is to celebrate Earth Day, you will also want to continue the lessons learned on Earth Day all year round if you want a better world for you and your family.Discover more about key green topics, including:+ Recycling+ Hybrid Cars+ Low-impact parties+ Green weddings+ The true cost of eating meat+ Why to eat locally-grown produceYou will also learn more about:+ How to start your own garden+ How to make meatless meals to enjoy on Earth Day and Meatless Mondays, or any time you want a hearty meat-free meal+ The hidden dangers in common baby products+ How to avoid harmful chemicals in your pet products+ How to camp more greenlyand much more.You will also find Green New Year’s Resolutions so that the lessons you learn on Earth Day can continue every day as you do your share to make our planet cleaner and greener.If you are looking for great ways to go green and save money at the same time, this guide can help you get started today as you plan a great Earth Day celebration with your family and apply all you learn to live a cleaner, greener lifestyle now.WORD COUNT=24,715====TABLE OF CONTENTSINTRODUCTIONCHAPTER 1: YOUR EARTH DAY RESOLUTIONSCHAPTER 2: RAISING COMMUNITY AWARENESS ON EARTH DAYCHAPTER 3: EARTH DAY IDEAS FOR YOUR FAMILYCHAPTER 4: WHY RECYCLE?CHAPTER 5: WHY GOING GREEN CAN SAVE YOU SOME GREENCHAPTER 6: GREENER CLEANING AND GROCERY ITEMSCHAPTER 7: GETTING CHILDREN TO EAT HEALTHIER FOODSCHAPTER 8: THE BENEFITS OF EATING LOCALLY-GROWN FOODSCHAPTER 9: GROW YOUR OWN VEGETABLESCHAPTER 10: TEN IDEAS FOR A LOW-IMPACT CHILDRENS BIRTHDAY PARTYCHAPTER 11: GREEN WEDDINGSCHAPTER 12: GREEN CAMPINGCHAPTER 13: HYBRID CARSCHAPTER 14: CHOOSING SIMPLICITY INSTEAD OF CONSUMERISMCHAPTER 15: VEGETARIAN AND VEGAN RECIPES THE WHOLE FAMILY WILL LOVECONCLUSIONFURTHER READINGAPPENDIX 1: PRODUCT REVIEW 1APPENDIX 2: PRODUCT REVIEW 2APPENDIX 3: PRODUCT REVIEW 3APPENDIX 4: PRODUCT REVIEW 4APPENDIX 5: PRODUCT REVIEW 5APPENDIX 6: PRODUCT REVIEW 6APPENDIX 7: DISCUSSION: NATURAL BABY PRODUCTSAPPENDIX 8: DISCUSSION: HOW TO TELL IF YOUR PET PRODUCTS CONTAIN HARMFUL CHEMICALS=====ABOUT THE AUTHORSBorn and raised in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, and now living in one of the fashion capitals of the world, New York City, Catherine Edouard Charlot taught herself to sew at the age of 13, using her dad’s old shirt to make a dress. Ever since then, she has been creating recyclable and sustainable fashions through her company Himane. She has been featured in many top magazine, including O.Evelyn Trimborn is a top vegetarian cookbook author.