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By: Admin    March 16 2018 , 07:09 pm
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Category: Seasons , Nature
Crafting is the perfect way to Get into the St. Paddy's Day spirit.Get the family involved and “go green” with these fun crafts that incorporate seasonal spring greenery!St. Patrick’s Day is often associated with food-related fun – many people look forward to the creative alcoholic drinks, Irish soda bread, and traditional meals like corned beef and cabbage. However, as mid-March marks the beginning of spring, this is an ideal holiday to celebrate with creative gardening crafts.Crafting with Garden GreensYour family will love incorporating the great outdoors into these fascinating and fun projects.If the weather is nice where you are, you can get your kids outside and plant common Irish vegetables, such as peas and potatoes! In addition to being staples of Irish cuisine, peas and potatoes are cool season crops and March 17th is traditionally an ideal day to start them. If your garden ...
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By: Admin    February 27 2018 , 12:11 am
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Category: Winter , Seasons , Fun
Looking for fun activities for your family despite the cold?It is easy to get into a cold weather slump of sitting around, watching TV, and scrolling through Facebook. For those of you with little ones who have boundless energy, it is hard to keep that energy contained when they are cooped up inside during this time of year. This is a good opportunity to create memories with your children, get out of your winter rut, and let the kids expel some of that energy. If it is still snowing in your area, there are plenty of snowy activities that will get you and your kids out and about. Classic activities come to mind, such as snowman building, snowball fights, snow fort construction, and sledding. Besides these outdoor activities, this is a great opportunity to explore the world around you and have your kids play detective!Fun with Animal TracksTeach your kids how to track animals! Whether there is snow ...
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By: Admin    January 16 2018 , 10:22 am
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American Stone - An American DreamGreen touch hub recently spoke to a family stone business in Utah that has found strength through adversity throughout their years of being in operation.American Stone is proof that the American dream is alive and well.  In the 1950s, a man named Walter Thomas had a dream to start a quarrying business, and generations later, his legacy still lives on in his family. Elizabeth Thomas, Executive Assistant at American Stone, recently spoke to Green touch hub about the business. Her husband Tyler’s grandfather, Walter, began the quarrying business over 60 years ago with his sons, Lon and Evan Thomas. Elizabeth’s father-in-law, Lon Thomas, is currently the President and owner of American Stone.“Basically, Walter was job-hopping in Idaho, trying to find something he enjoyed that could also make enough money to provide for his family. He had been a farmer, but ...
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