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Coyuchi's Genius Linen-Rental Service Means You Can Finally Afford Some Eco Luxury Sheets and Towels

Coyuchi’s Genius Linen-Rental Service Means You Can Finally Afford Some Eco Luxury Sheets and Towels

This post is generously sponsored by Coyuchi. As always, EcoCult only partners with companies we believe are making the world a better place. Support EcoCult’s editorial by supporting them!  If you’ve followed my blog for any amount of time, you know the love affair I have with Coyuchi. When we first moved into our apartment...
  • I Found THE Most Eco-Friendly and Pretty Gift Wrap Idea

    I Found THE Most Eco-Friendly and Pretty Gift Wrap Idea

    Nuno Gift Wraps are colorful wrap cloths inspired by the Japanese art of furoshiki made from 100% recycled polyester from water bottles. They are laughably easy to use, with patterns ranging from cute and fun to classy and modern.
    FreshRealm Reduces the Time and Waste of Meal Prep

    FreshRealm Reduces the Time and Waste of Meal Prep

    I was talking about meal kit delivery services (of which there are many – I’ve reviewed three so far) with my sister and friend a couple weeks ago, and we narrowed down our dissatisfactions to three things: The packaging waste is out of control. Most of these meal kits come wrapped in all sorts of plastic, in...
    Review: Simply Co. Laundry Detergent Is Deceptively Effective

    Review: Simply Co. Laundry Detergent Is Deceptively Effective

    by Julie Kleber It’s 8PM when I walk through the door after my 12 hour shift as a nurse. Pen marks, sweat stains, yes, even a few splotches of bodily fluids have amassed my scrubs. I throw them into my already overflowing hamper and eye the washer. I’m usually in somewhat of a rush doing...
    Review: Green Chef Is a More Sustainable Nationwide Meal Kit Service

    Review: Green Chef Is a More Sustainable Nationwide Meal Kit Service

    Earlier this year, I was offered the option to try a new meal delivery service that had just expanded nationwide. Sure, there are plenty of meal delivery services to choose from, but this one looked especially tasty to me for two reasons: 1. It’s the first and only USDA-certified organic meal kit delivery company.They have...
    Review: Tangerine in Brooklyn Elevates the Hot Power Yoga Experience

    Review: Tangerine in Brooklyn Elevates the Hot Power Yoga Experience

    So I have this friend, Juliette, who has become the go-to graphic and site designer for ethical and sustainable companies in NYC. You might know her of from her Spades+siLK fame, when she blogged about sustainable fashion. But now she’s pivoted to getting  paid for her incredible skills by companies she believes in, through the...
    Review and Discount: Cozy Orange Eco-Friendly Athletic Wear

    Review and Discount: Cozy Orange Eco-Friendly Athletic Wear

      {Scroll down for discount.} The line between gym clothes and street clothes has become increasingly blurred in the past year. Athletic clothes are becoming more stylish, and at the same time it’s become more acceptable to wear yoga pants and a tank to brunch. I even wore yoga clothes to a business meeting a...
    Review: The Wanderlust Yoga Festival

    Review: The Wanderlust Yoga Festival

    I attended the Wanderlust festival last week in Snowmass, Colorado, a village right next to the tony resort town of Aspen in Colorado. It was billed as a life-changing experience, and since my dear friend only recently moved to the Aspen area, I was doubly interested in a half a week of yoga, Buddhist talks,...