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Have I Told You How Much I Love Nordstrom?

Have I Told You How Much I Love Nordstrom?

When I heard that Nordstrom was dropping Ivanka Trump's cheaply made fashion line because of poor performance, I was gratified. Then, Trump tweeted out an insult at the department store, likely in the middle of an intelligence briefing, because priorities! Nordstrom's stock rose, of course. Because fuck that cheeto-dusted middle school bully. (Also, if you're...
  • Take a Peek in My Medicine Cabinet and See My Clean Beauty Routine

    Take a Peek in My Medicine Cabinet and See My Clean Beauty Routine

      It's been three years since I last posted a picture inside my medicine cabinet, and wow, have things change. First of all, my photography has gotten better. (Typical blogger skill arc.) But also, a lot of the products I love and use have changed! I'm looking, and the only things that have stayed consistent...
    How I'm Livin': Renee Loux, Author, Chef, Sustainable TV Personality

    How I’m Livin’: Renee Loux, Author, Chef, Sustainable TV Personality

    If you want an expert on living well and sustainably in New York City, you can't find a better advisor than author, chef, restaurateur, entrepreneur, television personality, advisor, journalist and mother, Renée Loux. She's been the trendsetter in the sustainable space for over twenty years. The author of several books, including the Gourmand Award-winning The Balanced Plate , Living...
    The Need to Know List: Make Sure You Use the Right Kind of Honey on Your Skin

    The Need to Know List: Make Sure You Use the Right Kind of Honey on Your Skin

    NYC There's a huge natural gas pipeline going in under the beach in the Rockaways. It was snuck in right after Sandy when nobody was paying attention because they had lost their homes. Nice, politicians. Really nice. More reason to get protected bike lanes all over NYC: as cyclists we suck down less pollution. Everlane...
    Recap: ABC Home's Beauty Wellness Wisdom Event

    Recap: ABC Home’s Beauty Wellness Wisdom Event

    People who don't know about ABC Home are always surprised to hear about the variety of sustainable and high-end items sold there. There is furniture and decor, yes. But there's also a whole section upstairs devoted to non-toxic beauty and ethereal, sustainable fashion. ABC also often holds events around spirituality, Buddhism, beauty, the environment and...
    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...
    Green Cocktail Party Chatter: Jemima Kirke Just Loves Recycling

    Green Cocktail Party Chatter: Jemima Kirke Just Loves Recycling

    In my latest for Zady, I unearthed 10 creative gifts you can make for your lover this Valentine's Day. Check out the top five greenest countries on earth. And before you click through, just for fun, guess how far down the United States is on that list. This ghastly video of Bangladesh tanneries has renewed...
    Eco-Friendly and Cool Things to Do in NYC This Week, January 31st, 2014

    Eco-Friendly and Cool Things to Do in NYC This Week, January 31st, 2014

    Go shopping at night, visit a tropical destination in the Bronx, find out how to put a green roof on your building, get serious discounts on eco-friendly Valentine's Day goodies, and have a natural wine tasting.