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Sustainable Sonoma Getaway

Sonoma County is getting greener in 2019. Not only are the county’s winegrowers committed to becoming a 100 percent sustainable winegrowing region by the end of the year (89 percent of all vineyard acres are currently certified sustainable) but the hospitality industry is following suit, making it easier than ever to enjoy a sustainable getaway […]

Coral Reef-Safe Sunscreen

Every time we lotion up and head into the ocean, a thin layer of sunscreen washes off our bodies, contaminating the marine life — even the waterproof variety. One way to reduce our impact on the ocean: switching sunscreens. While still providing protection from the sun’s harmful rays, these SPF lotions won’t pollute the ocean […]

How to Teach Your Child to Be an Eco-Friendly Traveler

Eco-friendly travel doesn’t mean you have to give up luxuries and modern conveniences, especially when those conveniences are so vital to travel with a young child. You can still travel sustainably while teaching your children to be eco-friendly travelers in the process through example and formidable childhood experiences. Go Local Show your children the importance […]

Celebrating Earth Day as a Family

Back in 1970 the first Earth Day was created as a day of teaching and education about the environmental issues our planet faces. Designed to raise awareness and conservation efforts to keep our planet and its inhabitants healthy, Earth Day quickly became an international phenomenon celebrated around the world. This Earth Day, help raise awareness […]

Take “Spring Cleaning Up” A Notch This Earth Day

In the nearly 50 years since its inception, Earth Day evolved from a hip, thought-provoking happening aimed at college kids to a day of fun and teachable moments intended to prompt kids at every age to take action in the era of global warming. The observance was the brainchild of Gaylord Nelson, a U.S. Senator […]

Eco-Friendly Resort comes to Abu Dhabi

Better late than never — Jumeirah Group is opening its first luxury, eco-conscious resort, Jumeirah at Saadiyat Island Resort, Abu Dhabi. To be located on the island’s pristine coastline, the all-new luxury beachfront resort will offer incredible views of the white-sand beaches, Arabian Gulf and resident wildlife. Situated in a locale not necessarily known for […]