Wednesday Goodies

February 12, 2014

Hi all! I’ve wanted to share some eco-friendly items I came across but don’t have the opportunity to do a full-length review. Perhaps some will catch your eco-eye too! Juice in the Box I came across this cute and reusable item on Pinterest, this app has so many fun eco ideas. I wish Juice in […]

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Skinny Skinny Organic Honey & Citrus Lip Balm

February 10, 2014

I have yet to find an organic product I didn’t enjoy from Brooklyn, NY based Skinny Skinny and their Organic Honey & Citrus Organic Lip Balm is no different, it’s become my winter lip savior. Just like their Organic Orange and Vanilla Body Butter, the first ingredient is organic cocoa butter so it also has […]

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Yellow Barn Biodynamic Tomato Basil Pasta Sauce

February 7, 2014

Yellow Barn is a product line from GoodBoy Organics that features pasta sauces, tomato concentrate and puree that are biodynamic certified. That means the farm that all the ingredients come from is sustainable, organic, holistically managed to allow a self-sustaining ecosystem. They are pretty much doing all that they can to provide quality ingredients for […]

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Bob’s Red Mill Gluten Free Pie Crust Mix & Pumpkin Pie Recipe

February 3, 2014

I love cooking and baking from scratch, taking separate ingredients and combining them into one delicious item or meal makes me enjoy eating healthy and natural foods so much more. So I would say I was super excited when I decided to bring a completely homemade organic pumpkin pie to Thanksgiving. Yes, I realize Thanksgiving […]

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Control n Roll

January 31, 2014

When Priscilla from Control n Roll contacted me about their eco-bathroom product, I had not considered that I was possibly being wasteful with my toilet paper use. At a very young age that was a great habit my mother had instilled in me, not to waste such paper products. That’s also likely for the sake […]

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Eco Wrapping Paper Ideas

January 29, 2014

(Source) I’m always in favor of beautifully wrapped gifts and with Valentine’s Day fast approaching take these couple of steps to make your wrapping a bit more eco-friendly. Papers, ribbons and other trinkets to make it elegant can come at a cost to the environment, mostly since for many people they are one-time use items. […]

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Stella & Dot Fundraiser

January 28, 2014

The “holiday of love” is approaching quickly and I wanted to share with those of you who maybe end up waiting until the last minute to gift shop, a chance to gift something great. A local scholarship foundation is graciously being given all proceeds from a Stella & Dot “All You Have To Do Is […]

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Wrappily: Eco-Friendly Wrapping Paper

January 27, 2014

Founder of Wrappily Sara Smith and I think alike. I’ve also been guilty of trying to gently unwrap a gift with expectation of saving the wrapping paper instead of sending it to the recycle bin with hopes of it being recycled. Though now realizing that not all wrapping paper can be recycled because of the […]

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Tom’s of Maine Cavity Protection Baking Soda Toothpaste

January 24, 2014

The Tom’s of Maine may have been one of the first eco-friendly products I came across years ago. Now I’m happy to have tried one of their products and hopefully many more. It was their Natural Peppermint Cavity Protection Baking Soda Fluoride Toothpaste, wow that’s a mouth full (pun intended). My previous toothpaste before trying […]

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