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The Best Reusable Sandwich & Snack Bags

The Best Reusable Sandwich & Snack Bags

Single use plastic bags for sandwiches and snacks (like Ziploc bags) have become the American norm, but it’s time to swap them out with something that will save you money and be healthier for you and the environment. Given the

5 Reasons to Avoid Plastic Straws

5 Reasons to Avoid Plastic Straws

Plastic straws may seem like a pretty small threat compared to climate change, animal agriculture, or deforestation, but they’re a perfect symbol of unnecessary waste. They’re also one more clever way Big Oil keeps us in its grasp. Cheap and

Get Organized & Green in Your Office & Home w/ Naked Binder

Get Organized & Green in Your Office & Home w/ Naked Binder

Organizing your home or office can be a merge of a design and sustainability. Naked Binder offers you with a great selection of both eco friendly and recycled binders that allows you to organize your home or office to your

Step by Step to create a New World

Step by Step to create a New World

The world is changing so fast.   New job descriptions, new tasks, entirely new industries are taking shape as we watch.   Only the most flexible, most energetic, and most creative will make it — are you prepared?   You

Ten Green Tips For Summer

Ten Green Tips For Summer

1) Leftover bacon grease can serve as a candle. Just put a wick in (a strip of cut-up old denim jeans works). Think of other ways to reuse waste items — you'd be surprised.   2) Biking is a great

Yogini Cleanies™ keep it clean and Green

Yogini Cleanies™ keep it clean and Green

Need a quick freshening up after yoga? Thanks to Sunday and Madison, a mother daughter team, you can quickly, easily & sustainably do just that with Yogini Cleanies™!     Yogini Cleanies™ are sustainable, disposable wipes made of 100% bamboo,

Maximizing your Energy through Working with Green Businesses

Maximizing your Energy through Working with Green Businesses

As a green business owner, I find that the more I focus on supporting and working with other organic, sustainable, fair trade, and progressive organizations, the more energy I have, the clearer my goals, and the better I feel about

Telecommuting to reduce your Carbon Footprint

Telecommuting to reduce your Carbon Footprint

Almost 40% of American workers might be able to telecommute, according to some recent studies. Do you work from home at least one shift a week?   Do you have a home office setup, with a reliable internet connection and

Peaceful Parlour: A Future Friendly Oasis (Video)

Watch this episode of Conscious Living as we visit historic Geneva, IL, and stop into the Peaceful Parlour, a future friendly store with eco-friendly products that delight the senses, honor mother nature and nourish our bodies.   Learn more about

Following your Dream

Following your Dream

There have been some really interesting crop circles appearing lately (if you haven't noticed, here's the link to Crop Circle Connector) and these stunning mandela-type designs, to me, are kind of a meditation on the nature of our reality and

Sustainable Jewelry – The Palma Collection

Sustainable Jewelry – The Palma Collection

  Sometimes called "vegetable ivory," Tagua nuts have been used for centuries by the South American people to carve all sorts of fashion accessories and other useful items, including buttons, necklaces, chess pieces, pipes, and more. Lately, these sustainable alternatives