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6 Tips for Living Sustainably and Harmoniously With Your Partner

6 Tips for Living Sustainably and Harmoniously With Your Partner

When it comes to things like cooking, cleaning, organization, finances, etc., there is no one size fits all formula for conscious cohabitation. However, here are some tips that can help you live sustainably and harmoniously with your partner.
  • This Site Lets You Buy Gorgeous New York-Made Furniture from Local Artisans

    This Site Lets You Buy Gorgeous New York-Made Furniture from Local Artisans

    Since I’m moving into a new apartment this summer, I’m on high alert for gorgeous, unique, not-Ikea furniture. I love the idea of buying something from an artisan, but where to start? Google doesn’t seem like an efficient route to finding just the thing. Enter WorkOf, a new website that aims to encourage conscious consumerism...
    Conscious Cocktail Party Chatter: How to Throw a Swap Party and 10 Toxic Things in Your Home

    Conscious Cocktail Party Chatter: How to Throw a Swap Party and 10 Toxic Things in Your Home

    A professor of bioethics at Princeton University isn’t a big fan of the Make-A-Wish Foundation, mainly because it expends a ridiculous amount of money ($7,500 on average) on granting wishes of children. That money could save several lives if deployed elsewhere. He suggests you give more with your head, and less with your heartstrings. Not...
    (Discount!) OCD About Chemicals? Do Your Shopping at True Goods

    (Discount!) OCD About Chemicals? Do Your Shopping at True Goods

    Gotcha a discount! Scroll to the bottom to see how to get 10% off your first order with True Goods.  You know where to get your clothes and your design-y things, but what about everyday home supplies? Nope, I’m not talking about Soap or even Vine–as well intentioned as they are. I’m talking about a...
    7 Effortlessly Cool Things That Do Good

    7 Effortlessly Cool Things That Do Good

    It's too hot to work, so let's procrastinate by oohing and aahing over some neat things from Design With Benefits, an online boutique that offers sleek and cool items with a story.