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

Change your underwear


Sometimes being caught with your pants around your ankles isn’t such a bad thing. Especially if you happen to be wearing PACT Underwear. PACT’s motto, “change starts with your underwear,” is only the beginning of the environmentally-friendly process that occurs with each pair of trunks, boxer-brief, brief, bikini, boy-short and occasional thong. Did you ever think … 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

Something green…


Spring is a great time for a wedding. And in less than a week, the wedding of the century is going to take place just across the pond, with the royal wedding of Prince William and soon to be princess, Kate Middleton. I can’t wait to see the regal details of their wedding, especially Kate’s … Continue reading

Earth Day: Gone Shopping


On April 22nd, help CB2 celebrate Earth Day and give Mother Nature some much needed love. The modern home furnishings brand will plant a tree for every purchase made in-store and online, in partnership with American Forests.

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