Tag Archives: sustainable

Top 5 Tips for a Sustainable Thanksgiving Feast

Thanksgiving is a great time to remember the things we are thankful for and to appreciate the world around us. This year, say thanks to Mother Earth by preparing a locally-sourced holiday meal. Top 5 Tips for a Sustainable Thanksgiving Feast: Visit the farmers market – It’s been said that each ingredient in the average Thanksgiving dinner… Read More »

Eco-Friendly Cat Litter

Most cat owners use traditional clay based cat litters because they are so easy & convenient. Unfortunately, these litters are not very kind to our planet or the health of your furry feline. But there are other options out there that are just as easy and convenient, plus they smell a little better, like World’s… Read More »

Naked Binder – Sustainable Office & School Supplies

As the summer starts winding down and school is kicking off again; it’s time to go supply shopping and get organized. There are lots of choices these days for folders, binders and labels but not all are eco-friendly and offer great design like Des Moines, Iowa’s Naked Binder. Naked Binder started back in 2008 designing… Read More »

Product of the Week – Mountain Dog’s Eco-Friendly Dog Leash

Mountain Dog is an environmentally responsible company making incredibly strong dog leashes from re-purposed climbing rope. Why climbing rope? Well, climbing rope is stronger, more durable and more comfortable than any other leash material on the market today, like leather or nylon. It absorbs shock when your pooch is out of control. And will never… Read More »

Product of the Week – Big Dipper Wax Works

Big Dipper Wax Works is a little eco-friendly factory making really incredible candles from 100% beeswax. They are located in Seattle, Washington and have a huge selection of hand crafted candles including tapers, pillars, votives, tea lights, tins, sculpted and even floating candles. Big Dipper is also committed to living local. Even saying “living locally… Read More »

Chicago’s Top 3 Eco-Fashion Boutiques

Looking for hot fashion without all the guilt? Look no further Chicago, as we’re quickly catching up to the LA & New York eco-fashion senses for men, woman & even baby. Here are the Top 3 Eco-Fashion Boutiques in Chicago: Pivot Boutique – Founded by Jessa Brinkmeyer in 2007 as the first eco-fashion shop in… Read More »

March 22 – World Water Day

Today is World Water Day! World Water Day is an international day to celebrate freshwater and a means of focusing attention on the importance of freshwater and advocating for the sustainable management of freshwater resources. The international day to celebrate freshwater was recommended at the 1992 United Nations Conference on Environment and Development (UNCED) in… Read More »