Year of the eco{PIG}gy

Kung hei fat choy! Another round of New Years blessings to you all. Indeed, today marks a new beginning in the 12-year cycle of the Chinese Zodiac and fortuitously, 2019 is considered the “Year of the Pig.” Or, as we’d like to officially rename it, “Year of the eco{PIG}gy.”


Natural Halloween: Face Paint + Treat Recipe

Looking for a natural and easy solution to upgrade your child’s Halloween costume? Or maybe just a fun fall creative activity to do with your little one? How about some eco-friendly face paint and a homemade Halloween treat?! We have you covered here at Ecopiggy with our wonderful natural face paints made locally, here in Ashland, Oregon, with simple ingredients from nature that are completely non~toxic and safe to use on delicate young skin, and clean up with gentle soap and water.


Craft Time:: Spider Crown

Today we have a fun October craft, Spider Crowns! 

What you will need:

  • Large Black Spiders
  • Black Floral Wire
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Wire Snippers
  • Black Tape

science fun with Skittles, M&Ms and water

Science Fun

Alex says he wants to be a scientist when he grows up. When asked why he wants to be a scientist, he answers, “Because I’m curious every day!”


Morning Imagining

teepee cuties

It all started with a breakfast picnic in the teepee, followed by a lion hunt, and then felt crown making…and all by 8 o’clock, in the morning!   A sweet start to our day.

For a great tutorial on making felt crowns, visit Hellobee.  {pic below from Hellobee blog}


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