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Be Thankful for the Earth This Thanksgiving

Tips for a Green Holiday Dinner November is for cozy family gatherings and the delicious fall harvest. There’s nothing more relaxing than sitting around the dinner table and enjoying each other’s company and a good […]

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 […]

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 […]

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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 […]

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Travel Essentials

Spring is in the air and after months of grey skies and cold weather, a little spring break is in order.  Here are the sustainable products you’ll find in our carry on for care free […]

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Sustainable & Sexy for your Valentine

If you’re looking for the perfect Valentines gift to get you and your honey in the mood, you’re in the right place.  We’ve put together a list of lingerie companies whose founders are trailblazers in […]

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The Love Local Founding Story

After years of living in New York City, working in digital advertising and music marketing, I realized I wanted to influence people in a different way. The inspiration for Love Local began with my interest […]

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Meet the Maker – Moon Wise Herbals

Moon Wise Herbals is the love child of Rachel Nelson, a certified herbalist, natural skin care pioneer and natural health enthusiast.  Based in Paradise, California, Moon Wise Herbals is a heady mix of nature, beauty, […]