Ding Dong. Trick or (Eco-Friendlier) Treat

Yes, trick-or-treaters standing outside your door want sugary sweets tossed in their sacks. And Americans dole it out: The National Retail Federation estimates shoppers spend about $2.6 billion on Halloween candy. Some of us eco-focused folks are thinking of deviating from that tradition with an approach that’s planet-friendlier; healthier; and,…

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Smart Tips for Buying ‘Green’ Makeup

There are many reasons why you should consider buying eco-friendly makeup rather than the first brand that catches your eye. Many conventional cosmetics contain ingredients like parabens, petrochemicals, phthalates, and other ingredients that aren’t good for you or the environment. Did you know that much of what you put on…

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