serve up stylish springtime sustainability…

Spring is here, time to dust off the patio furniture and get ready for warmer, sunnier weather! It’s a perfect time for parties as well—from the first day of spring to Easter and Mother’s Day and more, there’s always a reason to celebrate.

For a fresh new look, embrace natural woods to bring the warmth and beauty of nature to your table. Wood serving pieces have come a long way from what you may remember from the past. Today’s pieces are sustainably harvested, protecting both the planet and the people. The heavy finishes of yesterday have been replaced with easy-care, nontoxic surfaces and oil-rubbed finishes. Continue reading

does your home need a detox…

It’s the middle of winter, your home has been closed up for a few months now and it’s the height of cold and flu season. If the wintertime blahs have taken hold in your home, it’s time to let some sunshine in and give your home a fresh new feel for the new year. Indoor air can be even more polluted than outdoor air, and since we’re inside most of the winter, it’s a good idea to do a little detox. Continue reading

why not green…
eco-misconceptions debunked


What keeps you from going green? Is it too much of a hassle? You’re not sure you want to buy into “that” lifestyle? You’re not interested in giving up your car, living in a cob house and going vegan? Or you think what little you can do won’t make that big of an impact?

There are a lot of misconceptions about green living that get in the way. The biggest one might be the last thing we mentioned. In reality, every little bit does help. Your contribution may be small, but lots of tiny drops of water soon fill a bucket. We talk a lot about living green, how to do it with style, and how easy it is. Today, we’re going to look at those myths, the reasons why people aren’t adopting a more sustainable lifestyle. Continue reading

consciously green…

It’s a new year, time for new beginnings and new habits. For many, a common New  Year’s resolution is to make greener choices. Some things are easy—like recycling, switching to reusable bags and things like that. Other things take some thought. They’re not hard, not really, but they require being a more conscious consumer. That’s what this post is all about—taking the time to evaluate your choices before you open your wallet. Continue reading

tis the season for sustainability…
great green gift ideas for all

He’s makin’ a list… ‘Tis the season to start thinking about gift giving. From holiday gift exchanges at work to family celebrations, host gifts, and little thank you’s and stocking stuffers, from now through New Year’s, we’re in gift-giving territory. Holiday shopping doesn’t have to be a hassle. We’ve got ideas for everyone on your list, even Fido! And what’s even better, they’re all green—sustainable to the core—and designed to fit the way you really live.

Entertaining Options

A Rare Vintage

Outdoors and On the Go

Green Gadgets

Stylish and Smart Living


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