Quick StatsFull Name: Amity Hook-Sopko
Official Website: http://www.greenchildmagazine.com
Occupation: Executive Editor, Green Child Magazine
Amity Hook-Sopko is the Executive Editor of Green Child Magazine, the premiere online magazine for "raising your child the way nature intended" and the author of Green Gifts Guide, a book and blog dedicated to the art of meaningful celebrations and eco-friendly gift giving. She's also an attachment parenting mom of two boys, a member of the Healthy Child Healthy World blogger network, and a Humane Society volunteer.
Since having her two sons, Amity has gone from a full-time working mom... to a stay-at-home-mom... to a work-at-home-mom for the past five years. She transferred her background in Journalism, Public Relations, and Sales & Marketing into a marketing and copywriting firm where she helped small green businesses connect with their ideal audience.
Amity wholeheartedly believes that people are more important than things, and she uses her online voice to promote fair treatment of workers, conscious green decision-making, and making a difference -- even a small one -- every day.
Find her at Green Child Magazine http://www.greenchildmagazine.com or Green Gifts Guide http://www.greengiftsguide.com
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Articles Published on SuperGreenMe: 3
If you’re a Green Child reader in the Windy City, mark your calendar for America’s largest and longest-running sustainability and green living event, returning to Chicago on October 24-26. And we’re offering a special 50% discount on tickets with code GREENCHILD14. Now in its 9th year in Chicago, Green Festival is attended by more than 25,000 area attendees. At the festival, Chicagoans will have an opportunity to learn from innovative green brands, national...
October is here, and it’s Attachment Parenting Month! One of our favorite events this month is International Babywearing Week. This year it falls the week of October 5 – 11, but we’re celebrating all month long! Much research confirms how infants thrive with the power of touch, and wearing your baby meets this need beautifully. Babywearing also fosters happy, healthy, trusting babies and confident parents who get to have their hands free more often. Every year our Fall issue...
The announcement that General Mills would acquire Annie’s Homegrown sent the food world spinning. There was an allergic reaction, and within hours of sharing the news, Annie’s Facebook page had over 9,000 comments. To consumers, it was an emotional grenade. As I dug into the announcement, the first email that I sent was to Annie herself, the mother who started the company 25 years ago. She quickly replied. When Annie started the company, genetically engineered ingredients...
Some of my strongest, most self-assured moments have occurred when babywearing. I distinctly remember the first time I took my daughter out to eat as a new mom. She was just 6 days old. We had family visiting from out of town, and I was sick of being cooped up. When we got to the restaurant, I situated her in the pouch sling I had stashed in the diaper bag. She nestled up right against me and slept through the entire meal. Sure, there was a moment where I dripped soup down the...
By December 20th, how many times have you wished you’d set up a Christmas savings fund, or at least started your holiday gift shopping earlier in the year? We all know it’s a good idea to do most of the work early, but a rare few of us actually do it. If you haven’t started planning yet, the good news is — there’s still time. There are 12 weeks left until Christmas, which means time to save some extra money and definitely get a head start on...