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Weekend Reading: the Health Department Doesn't Want You to Panic, but...

Weekend Reading: the Health Department Doesn’t Want You to Panic, but…

Hey readers, I’m in the Dominican Republic for the next five days, checking out its natural wonders. Follow along on Instagram! The two other founders of the Ethical Writers Coalition and I shared the why and how of our group, plus why ethical bloggers are so much better to work with! | Rank & File...
  • All the Ways You Can Compost in New York City

    All the Ways You Can Compost in New York City

    This post by Brittany Barton originally appeared on Sparkle Kitchen, where you’ll find tasty, gluten-free and dairy-free recipes, tips for healthy living, and ways your food choices can be both nourishing and respectful of the environment. San Francisco does it. Portland does it. Vermont does it. NYC is doing it next. Composting is coming to a...
    I've Found the Best Way to Deal With My Compost! CompoKeeper Review

    I’ve Found the Best Way to Deal With My Compost! CompoKeeper Review

      You just can’t consider yourself sustainable until you’ve started composting. And if the current composting pilot program in NYC works out, soon you’ll have no choice. But it’s a tricky task. If you don’t store your compost correctly, it will smell and attract fruit flies to your kitchen. I’ve tried the pretty little compost...
    Cocktail Party Chatter: A Perfect White Tee, NYC's First Natural Beauty Store, What's Inside the Water Towers

    Cocktail Party Chatter: A Perfect White Tee, NYC’s First Natural Beauty Store, What’s Inside the Water Towers

    Ever wondered what “vegetable tanning” means, or how to pick out a leather accessory that will last? Zady has the definitive guide. This looks like the place to get a basic white t-shirt, as recommended by Spades+siLK. More fairly made Valentine’s gift ideas, courtesy of My Fair Vanity! Walmart proposes to sell more items made in the...
    Cocktail Party Chatter: Hilarious Videos, Cricket Food and New Sustainable Fashion

    Cocktail Party Chatter: Hilarious Videos, Cricket Food and New Sustainable Fashion

    Something that everyone who knows me has probably observed, but is too nice to say: I am a fountain of facts. My sentences frequently start with, “Well, I was reading this fascinating story about …” Or, “Did you know that ..?” Or “The New York Times said …” I have a broad range of interests–non-fiction...