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Earth Day – How can you make a difference?

Earth Day is celebrated worldwide on 22nd April to increase awareness and appreciation of the Earth's natural environment. Earth Day is the largest, most celebrated environmental event worldwide t...

Top DIY Eco Christmas Decorations

Christmas is such an exciting time of the year and adding those personal, handmade touches to your home is what makes it really unique. I love making little DIY projects with my kids and using ...

12 Spooky Recycled Halloween Crafts

Whether you are already sharpening the pumpkin-carving knives or are content to make do with a scary movie night, Halloween can be a fantastic opportunity to get crafty and creative with a bit of ...

Reduce, Reuse & Recycle – World Environment Day Challenge!

  As a growing family with three young kids, our journey to live a more sustainable lifestyle has continuously evolved as we continue to strive to do our bit to reduce unnecessary waste ...

The Power of Self Love

There are many self care tips on offer nowadays, especially for mums. It’s great we have access to more conversations around self care and all that we can do for ourselves around this topic, how...

How To Colour Easter Eggs Using Natural Dyes

Easter is nearly upon us and many of us are looking for alternatives to the chocolate overload that can become a bit overwhelming at this time of year. In keeping with the egg tradition, a wonder...

#letthemstay Asylum Seekers in Australia need your help!

I wanted to share something personal with you today as it's been breaking my heart this past week . . . so I thank you in advance for reading. Some of you may have heard about the High Court ru...

Planning an Eco Friendly Party for Kids

A little preparation is all that’s needed when planning your eco friendly kids party. Children’s parties usually involve balloons, plastic plates and an abundance of wasted paper and packagin...

Nature & Wildlife School Holiday Activities 2015

It’s winter and school holidays are here upon us in Melbourne, but that doesn’t mean that kids have to be stuck indoors in front of screens. In fact getting them outside for a few hours each day f...

Let’s PARTY! Win a Party Pack valued at $200!

Eco Toys is CELEBRATING the launch of our NEW WEBSITE & we'd LOVE for you to join our party! After what seems like an eternity of late nights, early mornings and 7 day working weeks, we are...

Additive FREE Kids Party Tips!

So much time and expense goes into planning a birthday party, but often the food is left to last…and time runs out.  How many parties have you been to where you arrive to a spectacular array of...

5 Simple Ways To Nurture Your Spark!

“What would you like for Mother’s Day?” my husband asked me recently. “Nothing much” I say “Coffee in bed, a family bike ride and perhaps a little bit a quiet time for myself?” ...