• Have You Found the Cure?

    Stress Morning Morning – noun – Between midnight and noon. Stress Morning – noun – Period from waking up (often with a small child mysteriously in your bed) to drop-off at school.  Usually contains episodes involving missing shoes, improvised breakfasts (because child doesn’t like that food today), searches for …

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  • Things Are Moving!

    We Are Honored The City of Austin’s Office of Sustainability recently honored Austin Green Business Leaders at its 2013 Recognition Event.  Honorees included Eco Kids Preschool!  On Thursday, August 15th, local green businesses were recognized for their commitment to protect the environment, enhance the community, …

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  • Where is our food going?

    Kids and Food Waste Would you take $1600 in cash and throw it in the trash? Believe it or not, the average American family does that every year, in the form of wasted food that they purchased and then threw away. Most people don’t think …

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  • Who’s a Future All Star?

    Future All Stars Soccer Season! You heard it right. Thanks to Future All Stars Sports, Eco Kids now offers soccer for enrolled children! Starting June 6, Coach Greg will visit every Thursday morning for soccer training at Eco Kids. The kids love how they get …

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  • Summer’s Coming!

    The warm days are making an appearance and it’s time for the school year to end.  Naturally, this leads to a chorus of “It’s hot!” or “I’m bored!”  (Humans have a talent for stating the very obvious.) Let’s start off right, then, and try some …

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  • Your Child Eats What?

    Every parent has the challenge of finding food that is healthy and that a child will actually eat.  Tougher than it sounds, eh? No Accounting for Taste We hear constantly about childhood obesity and that obesity = malnutrition.  It’s a dilemma for parents, though, especially …

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  • It’s the Eco Kids Spring Open House!

    Are you free on Saturday afternoon? That’s right, it’s finally our turn to host a party, and we want it to make it the highlight of your week!  On April 27, Eco Kids will host its Spring Open House from 12-4 p.m.  Bring your friends, …

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  • What Do Kids Know?

    It’s a question we occasionally ask, but can dismiss too quickly.  What is my child learning?  A lot more than we realize. It’s All About the Stuff We know, there are a million things to buy for kids.  The items you choose, though, can encourage …

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  • Lotsa Eco Parties and a Gift from Greenling!

    Eco Kids is Booming in April Spring has bounced into Austin, and it’s not just our preschool that is hopping – Our buddies at Greenling have offered a 20% discount on fresh, local produce and groceries delivered to your door!  Use the promo code EKIDSX4 …

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    Eco Kids Preschool is growing!

    Our first birthday Where did the time go?  Eco Kids Preschool is one year old, and there is already a waiting list for admission!  It is exciting to see so many parents who want a non-toxic environment for their children.  How can we teach good …

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