Kids & Family

Mrs. Green with Isabella's Ice Cream truck family - Children's Museum Tucson

Seeing the world through the eyes of children means seeing a world of hope, creativity and change.  Mrs. Green loves kids, spends time with children of all ages and cares about what they have to say.  We dedicate this page to them and their families. We hope that families will help this section grow with great ideas and inspiring stories to ensure a brighter, greener future for all our children.

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Radio Shows

Health is a Family Affair

10.20.14

Stacey Antine, the HealthBarn USA – HealthBarn’s mission is to ensure that ALL family members eat and live healthier lives. They teach children (and the grown-ups who love them) about…

Mrs. Green's News


08.06.14
Healthy Washes, Healthy Children, Healthy You!

When the monsoons hit us  in Tucson, Arizona, let the show begin. Lightening takes your breath away, thunder makes you jump out of your seat, and skies seem to burst bringing the much needed rain. As welcome as they are,  the torrential rain storms sometimes cause our yards and streets to flood – almost in the […]

05.08.14
We Don’t Tell You What to Think, We Just Want You To

In case you didn’t know, the headline above is the tagline for my radio show. And since I am suffering from acute whirling dervish brain after attending a weekend symposium on healthy eating, the only thing I am capable of right now is asking you to think about some of the things I am thinking about. And maybe even be inspired to write to me and tell me what you think. But please, don’t yell.

03.31.14
Earth Month? Follow the Green Brick Road With Me

At the risk of sounding melodramatic (something of which I am very capable), there are times when I want things to change so much and so quickly it hurts. And, yes, even makes me cry. So why not read on and join me on a trip to Green Oz for Earth Month. I’m Dorothy (minus the pigtails) with green glittery shoes made from recycled material and I’m in charge of the control panel.

01.31.14
Planning Your Victory with Change.org

Beginning in the spring of 2012, I had the privilege of being part of a petition started by 40 kids from a lunchtime green team club that I guide at my kids’ elementary school.

Did You Know?


Three Things About Girl Scouts

1. The Executive Director of the Sahuaro Girl Scout Council strongly recommended that Mrs. Green’s website have a Kids page — so we do!
2. Mrs. Green is thrilled because she is all about kids!
3. Girl Scouts is about being good stewards of the community and the environment in every sense of the word.