Sustainable and toxin-free living

Sustainable and toxin-free living

An Open Letter to My Family on Sustainable Gift Giving

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  • Nov 30, 2019
Dear Family, I wanted to talk to you about the issue of presents. Buying presents for a sustainable living freak is not easy. I will admit that.

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11 Tips for Choosing the Perfect Charity for Your Holiday Gift Donation

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  • Dec 1, 2015
I started putting together a Christmas wish list gift guide for myself, and then I realized: nobody is going to buy me any of it. My step-dad donates to charity on my behalf, which I enjoy. My mom gets her Christmas shopping done long before Black Friday – it’s a...
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My Eco-Friendly, Sustainable, Ethical, Fair Trade Christmas Present Wish List

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  • Nov 18, 2014
So my mom calls me up yesterday, and asks me, “What size are you wearing?” “Let’s see, XS on the top, S on the bottom, size four … wait, wait. Just put a pause on that for, like, one day. I promise, I’ll have my wish list out tomorrow. Can you...
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News You Need to Know: Park Slope Food Co-Op Has a Shoplifting Problem

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  • Dec 8, 2013
Amour Vert has launched a sparkly, festive, holiday capsule collection. Read this lovely little profile of NYC sustainable fashion writer Juliette Donatelli on the new website Distillerist, and find out her beauty and fashion secrets! The allure of Black Friday seems to be on the wane as stores struggle to post...
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