Mixed Greens is Eco-Healthy!

We are proud to announce our recent national endorsement as an Eco-Healthy Child Care Facility! The Oregon Environmental Council created a qualification process to ensure that child cares are as environmentally healthy as possible, and we are happy to be one of 1180 providers nation-wide that have been recognized by this program. The Eco-Healthy Child

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In The Beginning…

If we hope to create a non-violent world Where respect and kindness replace fear and hatred, we must begin with how we treat each other at the beginning of life. For that is where our deepest patterns are set. From these roots grow fear and alienation Or love and trust. – Suzanne Arms “It is

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Mixed Greens is Eco-Healthy!

We are proud to announce our membership in the Association for Environmental and Outdoor Education, an organization sharing our philosophy of inspiring all learners to understand, appreciate and care for their environment.  We are also honored to continue our long-standing national endorsement as an Eco-Healthy Child Care Facility! The Oregon Environmental Council created a qualification process to ensure

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Playground Construction – GO!!

After a few grueling days of labor, the Mixed Greens team completed construction of the playground. We began with stump and root removal, to create a more level surface. Then we found some accordion piping made from recycle plastic. This trim will serve as a much safer perimeter, in case anybody takes a spill near

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