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Weekend reading: Please Don't Take My Avocado Toast Away!

Weekend reading: Please Don’t Take My Avocado Toast Away!

I told mindbodygreen my favorite NYC restaurant and comfort food dish along with other NYC wellness leaders. Dig in! | mindbodygreen The Holidays I guarantee you this will be the best eggnog recipe you’ll ever try. | EcoCult archives The end-all-be-all guide to holiday charitable giving. | Reading My Tea Leaves 13 classy ideas for...
  • I Talked About Sustainable Fashion With Maxine Bédat of Zady, Mara Hoffman, Melissa Joy Manning, and Kristy Caylor of Maiyet

    I Talked About Sustainable Fashion With Maxine Bédat of Zady, Mara Hoffman, Melissa Joy Manning, and Kristy Caylor of Maiyet

    I think I would consider this a career highlight. First of all, I love podcasts. I especially love podcasts with really intelligent, vibrant women. Some of my favorite moments these days are when I’m striding down a New York street, the voice of an inspirational woman in my ear, giving me tips for life, career,...
    10 Sustainable and Ethical Spring and Summer Outfits. No Fast Fashion Here!

    10 Sustainable and Ethical Spring and Summer Outfits. No Fast Fashion Here!

    I’m not one to start haranguing you in February to go spring shopping (like some magazines, OK, almost all magazines, do). But it was so warm last week that I panicked, thinking if I didn’t get my spring shopping post up, you might give in and pop into a store like Forever21 or Gap to grab something...
    48 Fall Pieces: So Much Eco-Friendly Autumn Fashion, It's (Almost) Unethical

    48 Fall Pieces: So Much Eco-Friendly Autumn Fashion, It’s (Almost) Unethical

    It’s that time again. The time for pumpkin flavored craft beer, long walks with your honey in Park Slope underneath golden trees shedding their leaves, farm shares full of butternut squash and … my fall fashion roundup! Like always, what you’ll find here is a utterly comprehensive roundup of all the chilly-weather, eco-friendly, sustainable, ethical,...
    The Need to Know List: Non-Toxic Beauty and Slow Fashion is BLOWING UP

    The Need to Know List: Non-Toxic Beauty and Slow Fashion is BLOWING UP

      Two upscale sustainable labels–Tata Harper and Maiyet–collaborated on a partnership for Earth Month. 100% of the proceeds from their Better Beauty Project Campaign will go to Nest, a sustainable development nonprofit, with their Edible Garden Initiave in Varanasi, India. Amber Valetta is really over fast fashion. She’s become a huge advocate for slow fashion. Just...
    Eco-Friendly and Cool Things to Do in NYC This Week, April 25th, 2014

    Eco-Friendly and Cool Things to Do in NYC This Week, April 25th, 2014

    What are you up to this weekend, dear readers? Let me know in the comments! Vallarinosaltonstall Thru end of April | Mon. thru Fri | 10 am to 8 pm + Sat. | 11 to 6 pm @ UES Pop-Up Tired of black? Get some spring color into your life at this cheerful uptown pop-up...
    Found: Perfect, Eco-Friendly and Ethical Strappy Heels

    Found: Perfect, Eco-Friendly and Ethical Strappy Heels

    If there’s one thing that Spring ’14 outfits will require, it’s the strappy heel. It’s necessary to balance the volume of a loose, high-waisted trouser, and to finish a tea-length skirt. The Inspiration Let me see, looking through my closet … nope, don’t have a good strappy sandal. Probably because they scare me! My theory...
    Handbag Label Dagne Dover Is Moving Production to Asia. They Can Explain, Really

    Handbag Label Dagne Dover Is Moving Production to Asia. They Can Explain, Really

    Do countries manufacture in Asia because of greed? There's another reason. A reason that you'll only hear from fashion insiders, as they impart it with a immensely jaded shrug of their shoulders ...