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Sunset Farm Dinner for a Cause

The Bells Bend Conservation Corridor is a Tennessee based non-profit working to preserve the open space and rural character of land just outside Nashville.  The organization helps land owners secure conservation easements as well as provide […]

Meet the Maker: Stephen Cowan, microtea

Microgreens. You probably know them as the tiny sprout-like garnish at high-end restaurants.  They’re packed with flavor and add extra color and texture to the plate.  What you didn’t know is that they’re underutilized, insanely healthy baby […]

Love Local City Guide: Denver

Denver Colorado, quite possibly one of the greenest place in America, and by green we mean sustainable.  Clean water, fresh air, drinks without straws and small businesses abound!  Trashcans are always accompanied by recycling and compost bins.  Pick up any […]

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Meet the Maker : Dot Cup

Periods. It’s a topic almost exclusively reserved for ‘the talk’ between mothers and young girls when they start menstruating. Today, we’re bringing period talk into the light of day to tell you about Dot Cup.  […]

Plastic Free Summer Entertaining

Summer is here, the kids are out of school and the heat is on which means BBQs and pool parties are in full swing. We’ve all cleaned up and taken the giant bag of trash […]

Dresses for Summer

Here are our top picks for sustainably chic dresses perfect for summer weather.  Read the stories of these independent companies, from Alabama to Los Angeles, these amazing people are changing the world one garment at a […]

The Sustainable Shopper: We Have The Power

“Households have a relatively large degree of control over their consumption, but they often lack accurate and actionable information on how to improve their own environmental performance” (Norwegian University of Science and Technology 2016). Holding corporations […]

Love Local City Guide: Napa Valley

The Napa valley is the embodiment of local. Chefs cultivate food from their own organic gardens and support local growers and producers to create fresh seasonal menus while keeping money in the hands of local, […]

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Green Door Gourmet Nashville’s Fanciest Farm

Green Door Gourmet is an oxymoron. It is the trendiest, most contemporary 80-year-old farm I’ve ever seen. Their farm store, housing a collection of organic produce and locally crafted products, has recently been renovated to […]

Mothers Day Gifts for the Home Body

A Conscious Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Marley’s Monsters | Make Remover Kit | $14.00 Read more about Marley’s Monsters Posh Organics | Eminence Organics Stone Crop Collection | $59.00 Read more about Posh Organics Plant Apothecary | Super Soak Bath Salts […]

Mothers Day gifts for the cook

A Conscious Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Ambatalia | Organic Cotton Bento Bag | $24.00 Read more about Ambatalia Coyuchi | Organic Waffle Kitchen Towels | $48.00 Read more about Coyuchi Jasmine Pearl Tea Company | Blue Mountain Sunshine Tea Syrup| $17.00 […]

Mothers day gifts for the gardener

A Conscious Mother’s Day Gift Guide

Shed Healdsburg | Medina Backpack | $68.00 Read more about the Shed Healdsburg Read more about the Shed Healdsburg Potting Shed Creations | Native Bee Bottle |$30.00 Read more about Potting Shed Creations Shed Healdsburg […]