Amanda Hearn

Amanda Hearn is a magazine writer, publisher, and blogger with a large focus on eco-friendly tactics for a modern lifestyle.


  • Prolific writer and publisher of eco-friendly topics for the home
  • Owner of the Eco-Friendly Family blog and active contributor to many eco-friendly family publications


Amanda Hearn is a former writer for The Spruce, where she wrote about green living for more than two years. She is best known as the voice behind the Eco-Friendly Family blog where she writes about topics like parenting, non-toxic feminine care, chemical safety, and other healthy-living topics.

Hearn is creative director at "Green Child" magazine, which focuses on gentle parenting, Earth-friendly options, and healthy living. She is also director of development at the cloth diaper-lending organization Giving Diapers Giving Hope, and she serves as educator and content creator at the Put A Cup In It website.


Amanda attended The Ohio State University.

Expertise: Green living
Education: The Ohio State University

About The Spruce

The Spruce, a Dotdash brand, is a new kind of home website offering practical, real-life tips and inspiration to help you create your best home. The Spruce family of brands, including The Spruce, The Spruce Eats, The Spruce Pets, and The Spruce Crafts collectively reach 30 million people each month.

For more than 20 years, Dotdash brands have been helping people find answers, solve problems, and get inspired. We are one of the top-20 largest content publishers on the Internet according to comScore, a leading Internet measurement company, and reach more than 30% of the U.S. population every month. Our brands collectively have won more than 20 industry awards in the last year alone and, most recently, Dotdash was named Publisher of the Year by Digiday, a leading industry publication.

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