About Us


We started out way back in 2008 as a print publication called the Survival Guide for Families, and have evolved into this awesome digital vault of green information for families.  Our goal has always been to steer parents towards ‘better choices’ for our children and earth.

Popular sections of our site include:

The Green Directory: Your A to Z guide to sustainable businesses, services, and initiatives across South Africa. Whether you’re looking for organic grocery stores, sustainable fashion brands, or eco-tourism destinations, you’ll find it all here. Explore our directory to discover the diverse array of green options available, and join us in supporting businesses that are making a positive impact on our environment and communities.

Green Star Directory: From eco-friendly entrepreneurs to community leaders advocating for environmental change, each Green Star is a beacon of inspiration, demonstrating the power of small actions to create positive impact. Join us as we celebrate these shining examples of sustainability and discover how you can become a Green Star in your own right.

Eco-Friendly Parenting Tips: Green Family Guide offers articles and guides on various aspects of eco-friendly parenting, such as “10 Ways to Raise Eco-Conscious Kids” and “The Benefits of Babywearing for the Environment.” These resources provide practical advice and inspiration for parents who want to incorporate sustainable practices into their parenting approach.

Sustainable Living – Home and Garden: The website features a range of articles on sustainable living topics, including “Tips for Reducing Household Waste” and “How to Create a Greener Kitchen.” These articles offer actionable tips and strategies for families looking to minimize their environmental impact and live more sustainably.

Sustainable Living – Beauty and Fashion: From ethical fashion tips to eco-friendly beauty advice, we’re here to inspire your journey towards a healthier, more sustainable lifestyle. Join us as we explore the intersection of fashion, health, and sustainability, and empower you to make mindful choices for yourself and the planet.

Healthy Recipes: Green Family Guide shares delicious and nutritious recipes that prioritize seasonal, locally sourced ingredients and sustainable cooking methods. For example, you might find recipes for dishes like “Quinoa and Roasted Vegetable Salad” or “Homemade Granola Bars” that are both healthy and eco-friendly. 

Reviews: The website provides reviews and recommendations for eco-friendly products suitable for families, such as non-toxic cleaning supplies, reusable water bottles, and organic baby clothing. These reviews help parents make informed choices about the products they use in their homes and with their children.





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CONTACT:                              jacqui@greenfamilyguide.com