The BEST Healthy Family Snacks

Today we’re going to be taking a look at our favorite family tasty treats! It can be so hard searching for the perfect products to feed your kids, what with the added worries of artificial colors or flavors, added preservatives, or any nasty chemicals in...

Eco-Friendly Back to School Shopping

Ahh, back-to-school shopping. There’s nothing like the rush of excitement our kids get from the satisfaction of buying crisp new folders, stacks of paper and a stylish new backpack. But on a logistical note, purchasing these heavy-duty plastics and papers every year can take a...

How Important is Organic?

In this age of green juice and kale, it’s easy to be swept up into the mindset of ‘organic everything.’ The question is—do you really know what qualifies something as organic (or not organic), or what the actual difference is between organic and generic? The health...

Benefits of Shopping at Farmers Markets

There’s something whimsically beautiful about heading into town to do some local grocery shopping at the weekend farmer’s market. With an array of colorful displays, friendly local farmers and a slew of homemade pastries and treats that just taste better—Farmer’s markets comes with tons of...

HEALTHY BENEFITS OF HAVING FRIENDS

Whether you need a shoulder to cry on, a partner in crime, or just somebody to vent to and relax with, best friends are truly invaluable and a vital aspect of leading a happy and fulfilled life. Now don’t get me wrong, alone time and...

OUR ECO-FRIENDLY TEAM PICNIC

In celebration of July being National Picnic Month, the eco18 team took a little field trip to the park! Because we love everything green, sustainable, and eco-friendly, we made it our mission to make our little picnic as environmentally friendly as possible, using some of...

What Our Parents Taught Us…

In honor of the upcoming "Parents Day," this Sunday, eco18 thought it would be the perfect time to take a step back, examine, and appreciate the most influential things our parents have taught us over the years. Today, the eco18 team is going to be sharing...

Making Your Kitchen More Kid and Eco Friendly

In becoming more and more aware of the looming dangers of plastics, toxicities and other harmful chemicals embedded in the products we use daily, it’s important to recognize and reconsider what products we choose to use for the future, and most importantly—what products (and ingredients)...