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The Ultimate Eco-Friendly Guide to Kauai, Hawaii: Sustainable Hotels, Restaurants, and Things to Do

The Ultimate Eco-Friendly Guide to Kauai, Hawaii: Sustainable Hotels, Restaurants, and Things to Do

I’ll be honest, I didn’t expect to love Hawaii as much as I did, or find it to be so darn sustainable, authentic, and conscious. Hawaii for our honeymoon? What a cliché! I thought it would be all sugary drinks on the beach, kitschy shops, an overbuilt, megaresort mecca teeming with loud Americans, like a...
  • A Gift Guide for the Conscious Traveler

    A Gift Guide for the Conscious Traveler

    The perfect gift to get the frequent flyer in your life is something he or she actually needs for their travels! These gift ideas are functional enough for the minimalist globetrotter but will also make their adventures more luxurious! From energizing organic coffee scrub to help recover from jet lag, to natural insect repellant (crucial...
    Upcoming NYC Sustainable Events

    Upcoming NYC Sustainable Events

    Intimate Holiday Trunk Show with Seven Mindful Brands by Female Founders Thursday, December 7th, 5pm – 8pm @ Devon Fisher’s private residence, SoHo, NY Meet the makers of seven mindful brands for an intimate trunk show + holiday festivities. This is a private event, open to EcoCult readers! Participating brands include: Pondicherie, The Brave Collection, Aitch Aitch, Elyse Maguire, Everett,...
    The Complete Sustainable, Ethical Holiday Gift Guide For Everyone On Your List!

    The Complete Sustainable, Ethical Holiday Gift Guide For Everyone On Your List!

    It's here! Get the best gift sustainable, ethical gift ideas for everyone on your list this holiday season: your mom, aunt, uncle, brother, sister, partner, husband, wife, girlfriend, boyfriend, stocking stuffers and everything in between.
    I Tested These 15 Eco-Friendly Gift Wrap Ideas. Here Are My Favorites!

    I Tested These 15 Eco-Friendly Gift Wrap Ideas. Here Are My Favorites!

    Doesn’t it make your eye twitch to see the mounds of plastic ribbons going into the trash on Christmas morning? Or make you uncomfortable to wonder just how they make wrapping paper so shiny and colorful, who made it, and where? Yeah, let’s opt out of that glossy stuff and into something more sustainable. But...
    Weekend Reading: Have You Ever Tried to Decline an Airplane Napkin?

    Weekend Reading: Have You Ever Tried to Decline an Airplane Napkin?

    Hey readers, On Thursday night, four members from Ethical Writers & Creatives gathered to talk about our “ethical side hustles.” With Faye Lessler of Sustaining Life moderating, Juhea Kim of Peaceful Dumpling laying down her inspirational mantras, and Renee Elizabeth Peters of Model 4 Green Living speaking about her journey, it was incredibly uplifting and...
    44 Places in NYC to Get Last-Minute, Conscious Holiday Gifts

    44 Places in NYC to Get Last-Minute, Conscious Holiday Gifts

    Holidays shopping season is closing in on us! Although online shopping seems to be the way to go these days if you’re looking for something specific, sometimes it’s more fun to actually walk into a store, browse the shelves, and hold something in your hand before deciding whether or not it’s a perfect fit for...
    The Complete List of All the Sustainable and Ethical Cyber Monday and Giving Tuesday Sales

    The Complete List of All the Sustainable and Ethical Cyber Monday and Giving Tuesday Sales

    All the best Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals from ethical and sustainable brands. Check back often, as I'll be adding more as they come in!