Sustainable and toxin-free living

Sustainable and toxin-free living

Just Because It’s Handmade, Doesn’t Make It Sustainable or Ethical

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  • Jun 19, 2017
There’s an entire life that item has already lived before each of its individual ingredients reach the hands of the artisan to craft the final result. And that life may be destructive.

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Eco-Friendly Mother’s Day Gifts That Are Gorgeous, Not Granola

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  • Apr 29, 2014
Mother’s Day is coming up, and you might be wondering, “Is there something I can get for Mom that is sustainable and that she would actually like?” Yes. Too many things, actually. I’ve picked out items for the classic mom, the cool mom, the mom who is still feathering her...
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Want Love Need: 9 Things I Found This Week That I Think You Would Like, Too

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  • Apr 15, 2014
So many beautiful, useful, and sustainable things cross my desk every week, so I condense them all into a handy post of my favorites for you to peruse. I hope you find something you like in here! Love: Dr. Hauschka Neem Nail Oil Pen Don’t you know that you’re always supposed...
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The Best Sustainable and Local Fashion I Saw at Capsule

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  • Oct 31, 2013
  Capsule is a fashion trade show, where buyers from boutiques and stores, and media like me, wander around checking out what will be available from small, independent designers during this season and next. It’s a huge event, with acres of tables and booths showing jewelry, accessories and clothing. By...
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