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Weekend Reading: About That Whole Leather Being a Byproduct Thing...

Weekend Reading: About That Whole Leather Being a Byproduct Thing…

Happy Pride Month, readers! This goes out to all the L, B, G, T, and Q people I know who make my life 100% richer. I was featured in Fashion Fix Daily’s list of Top Ethical Fashion Bloggers this week. There are some really good ones in there! Fashion “Of course, when the workers asked...
  • My Clean Beauty Travel Bag + Favorite Travel-Sized Non-Toxic Toiletries

    My Clean Beauty Travel Bag + Favorite Travel-Sized Non-Toxic Toiletries

    I’m a proud ambassador for the clean beauty store Follain, which offers many of the brands in my travel kit! Enjoy 10% off your purchase through March 31 using the code FOLLAINFRIENDS. My travel bag used to suffer from Free Shit Syndrome. Everything in there, save for my razor, was something random that had been given to...
    22 Must-Haves for Eco-Friendly Travel

    22 Must-Haves for Eco-Friendly Travel

    Planning your next trip? Here are some suggestions to make your travel more eco-friendly. Most of these are simple sustainable switches which allow you (and me) to adjust items we all eagerly engage with to a kinder, greener option which is better for you, the planet and her inhabitants, so we might enjoy your journey...
    Weekend Reading: Why I'm So Into Witches

    Weekend Reading: Why I’m So Into Witches

    My dear readers, I learned so much these past two weeks about denim, leather, and lyocell, whether coconut oil, almond milk, Naked Juice, and organic beauty products are as good for you as you think, and found a great site for booking conscious travel. Wanted to share, here you go! Elsewhere I wrote: I did...
    Is Coconut Oil Exploitative?

    Is Coconut Oil Exploitative?

    This post is sponsored by Kapuluan Coconut Oil. As always, EcoCult only partners with brands who are doing good things. Support EcoCult by supporting them! The dirty dozen. High Fructose Corn Syrup. GMOs. We know to pick our bananas from the organics section. Opt for pure maple syrup over Aunt Jemima’s. And always, without fail,...
    Is Coconut Oil Eco-Friendly?

    Is Coconut Oil Eco-Friendly?

    This post is sponsored by Kapuluan Coconut Oil. As always, EcoCult only partners with brands who are doing good things. Support EcoCult by supporting them! Coconut oil is touted as a healthy alternative to toxic lotions and skincare products. But is it healthy for the environment, too? The good news is that in general, the...
    Weekend Reading: Airport Health Hacks, Sustainable Swimwear, Natural Makeup Brands

    Weekend Reading: Airport Health Hacks, Sustainable Swimwear, Natural Makeup Brands

    Hey readers! This weekend for me might actually turn out to be pretty lazy. A brunch with friends, a special sound bath, and the opening party of a new yoga/barre studio right around the block from my apartment. What are you up to this weekend? Fashion I totally agree with these 5 steps to simplify...
    Why It Matters Which Type Of Coconut Oil You Use On Your Skin

    Why It Matters Which Type Of Coconut Oil You Use On Your Skin

    Coconut oil has been rightly touted as the swiss army knife of health and personal care – it is good for almost everything! However, if you are not using a high-quality Raw Organic Coconut Oil, which contains all of the essential nutrients, you might as well not use it at all.