Written by Kasi Martin of The Peahen We can’t buy our way to an ethical or sustainable world. Regardless of what you read in ads, the news, or even on eco fashion sites like this one, consumption is not an effective vehicle...
Written by Kasi Martin of The Peahen The moment I knew I’d gone too far: I was blatantly excluded from a Target trip. I was wrapping up a standard fare lunch with my girlfriends and someone mentioned checking out the C9...
Written by Victoria Sully of Lylia Rose. Many people choose to go organic as they are concerned about the potential effects of chemical fertilizers and artificial pesticides on their own health.  Though there are many claims the food is perfectly...
It’s that time of year, you’re probably jetting off somewhere nice checking out what’s happening elsewhere on the globe. There are tons of ways to travel greener, but sometimes you just want to go someplace and enjoy it —...

POWER OVER PLASTIC

Written by Brittany Shenk Power Over Plastic I walked into a grocery store yesterday to pick up a prescription, not my usual mom-and-pop grocery store with bulk sections and local produce, but a larger corporation. It was just a quick stop,...
Eating meat doesn’t jive with my heart. I’ve watched all the documentaries like Cowspiracy, etc. I’ve read dozens of books on nutrition. I even studied to be a health coach. My heart and mind are vegan. My body is an omnivore. After...
Written by Brittany Shenk Five Easy Swaps for a Lower Waste Lifestyle The idea of going zero-waste can be pretty intimidating, after all, it takes a pretty severe lifestyle shift to be 100% waste-free. The transition cannot be accomplished overnight, but...
What is gender equality, really? Everyone is probably tired of discussing a topic that has triggered baseless arguments and intellectual discourses alike. Yet, we continue to serve it on a plate for someone to define. Perhaps we are only waiting...
Why You Need to Ditch Your Water-Filter and Replace it with Bamboo Charcoal Drinking filtered water may save plastic bottles. But what about when you need a new filter cartridge? Brands such as Brita, PUR, and Everpure have partnered with...
Written by Brittany Shenk Biodynamic Farming: Nurturing the Natural World Farming is a complex, climate-dependent system that requires an immense amount of dedication and attention. Most people are familiar with the difference between organic and conventional farming; to put it simply,...

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