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August 16, 2013

Special back-to-school (and work) issue

Getting ready to go back to school or the office after the summer holidays? This issue is jam-packed with tips and inspiration to point you and your family in the right direction.

There's something for everyone: see our top eco-friendly picks for back-to-school and office gear, and discover immune-boosting tips for kids. Next, get inspired to commute by bike, and read one author’s vision for a new Earth curriculum. BONUS: WIN great prizes in our back-to-school contest!

We also love to share recipes and food tips to make meal planning easy. Read how to go back to school with a real food resolution—once and for all, and then check out recipes for nut butter alternatives and hearty Chili Chili Bang Bang.


Top eco-friendly picks for back-to-school gear
Head back to class with stuff that’s both green and stylish more»

Edible Schoolyards
A deliciously good concept more»

Back to school immune boosting for kids
Natural health solutions more»

Back to school, bike to school
Prepare for a fun, smooth and safe ride more»

A New Earth Curriculum
Guy Dauncey's vision for Earth Literacy more»

Back to school with a real food resolution, once and for all!
Create healthy and delicious food habits more»

Detox Yoga
Top seven poses to stimulate detoxification more»

great recipes:

Chili Chili Bang Bang
Satisfy any appetite with this easy chili recipe more»


Tree Nut Butters and Nut Butter Alternatives
Long live the childhood classic more»

Chilled Peach Soup
Cool off with this delicious, revitalizing recipe more»


Enoki Mushroom Salad
Bring this to your next summer BBQ more»


The Green Teen
by Jenn Savedge

Unlearn, Rewild
by Miles Olson

Slow Death by Rubber Duck
by Rick Smith & Bruce Lourie

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Back-to-School contest


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