Just bag it!


Linda Wong, founder and creative director of Canopy Verde, was known among her childhood friends as the “bag police” for insisting among her group to use fewer plastic bags while shopping. Fast forward a few years and she is now designing women’s eco-friendly bags.  Coinciding with the birth of her first child, Canopy Verde was … Continue reading

A new kind of bottle


We all know plastic is fantastic…but it can also be harmful to the environment. Not every type of plastic is recyclable in all areas, so unfortunately a lot of it ends up in landfills. Glass, on the other hand, is a class-act. First of all, it’s completely natural, made of silica (or sand). Unlike plastic, … Continue reading

Vegan Shoe-Lovers Unite!


You don’t have to be a vegan to be a Veganista! As you may already know, I’m a bit of a shoe-a-holic. So when I discovered Mink Shoes, I almost couldn’t believe they were eco-friendly! Rebecca Mink is the mother, creative director and green goddess to Mink, a vegan shoe line that sidesteps leather for … Continue reading

Green Living Expo, Part V: Bag Lady


From now until November 15th, receive 25% off your entire purchase of Esse Reusable Bags online with the promo code: INTRO25 upon checkout. If you’re like me, you compartmentalize your life into many different bags. I have a gym bag, lunch bag, work bags, going out bags, bumming-around-town bags, and of course, reusable bags for grocery shopping … Continue reading

A few of my favorite things


Target (another one of my favorite things) carries an exclusive line of eco-friendly notebooks, binders, file folders and stationery called Greenroom. The products are made with 100% post-consumer recycled materials with non-toxic soy ink. The designs and colors are modern, eye-catching and fun for children and adults alike.

Money Bags


With this tote proudly slung over your shoulder, you can feel good and look stylish at the same time.