Favorite Ethical Home Things!

Hi friends!! Back from another bit of hiatus! I moved into my brand new home and have been so super busy decorating, renovating, unpacking and in general living my life :). I’ve missed you guys and am super excited to share some of my favorite ethical home buys as wells as some deeply desired ethical home faves. Ahhh!!! I love my new home so much!! We’re actually foregoing curtains in the living room and getting one more of these Hanging Window Plant… View Post

Ethical Cozy Indoors

(santiago wool blanket $84.99) Like I mentioned, I’ve been really really into home things because of the new home to be :). The day I arrived back from the Philippines it was 3 degrees in New York! 3!! All I want to do in that kind of weather is watch Netflix, lounge on my couch under a warm throw and light some candles. So here are some ethical blankets, ethical pillows, and ethical candles to keep you warm and cozy indoors. blankets:… View Post

Ethical Personalized Gifts

  So if you know me, you know I love a personalized gift! And we’re still in that time frame where you can get some wonderfully unique and super duper personalized gifts that are also handmade and ethical for your loved ones. Nothing like giving something that is completely made for your special someones ! Here are some of my most favorite ethical gifts that you can get personal on! Custom Paper Portrait ($120-$240): ZOMG I LOVE THIS SO MUCH! Also get… View Post

It’s Still Warm! Let’s Have an Ethical Picnic!

While the warm weather is still with us, friends let us picnic…and even better let’s have an ethical picnic! I love to be outdoors when the weather is warm and eating/reading/relaxing/straight laying outside on a colorful mat is high on the list of my happiest things to do. So in honor of my picnicking past time here is everything you need to carry, bring, and lay on to enjoy the great outdoors and have a great ethical picnic :). carry:… View Post

Ethical Gifts for Kids

I think more than anything the holidays are for the kiddies :). I always try to cross them off my list first! Nothing like seeing a little guy enjoying something you gave them. I’m actually getting a Cutie Tattooie (pictured above) for my bf’s nieces. I love how fun and interactive they are plus totally made in the USA. I always try to give gifts that use a child’s imagination. So first off in Ethical Gifts for Kids —Gifts to Play With :).… View Post

Ethical in Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness

Two of my favorite women in the whole wide world are breast cancer survivors. They are marvelous women who have inspired me in so many ways, but their love and strength and goodness is second to none and one day I hope to be the women they are. So in honor of them I thought I’d share some ethical pinks to show your support for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. (L-R: glass studs –$9.95 // candy slant shoes – $75 //… View Post

Thoughtful Mother’s Day Gifts with Prosperity Candle

Prosperity Candle is a beautiful social enterprise that make gorgeous candles that change people’s lives. In the US they work with women refugees in Massachusetts from Burma and overseas with their Prosperity Catalyst program Prosperity Candle is working with women in Haiti and Iraq to create sustainable businesses for them by candle making candles. As a B Certified company that is also part of the World Fair Trade Organization and a Green America business, when Prosperity Candle approached me to try… View Post

Best Water Bottle EVER-Bubi

When I went to the Green Festival back in April, one of the goodies I brought home was the magical water bottle that is the Bubi! Mannnnn my Bubi is a life changer! Hydrating during the summer is super important and my Bubi makes this easy business. I have 2 other water bottles (one I keep at home and one I keep at the gym), but my Bubi takes the cake on the one I use everyday. I am constantly… View Post

Ethical Father’s Day Gifts

Father’s Day is just around the corner here in the U.S, so definitely time to get on something special for the daddies out there! Here are some wonderful ethical gifts for the dads in your life :). Cedar Wood Bottle Opener Set-$57.95 Handmade Silk Tie-$26.00 Fair Trade Sudoku Game-$32.00 $24.00 Upcycled Tent Travel Kit-$38.00 Beer Making Kits-$40.00 Hammock-$82.00 $74.69 Actual Game Baseball Bat Bottle Openers-$85.00-$125.00 Herbal Men’s Shaving Set-$90.00 Pops You’re the Tops Card-$5.00 View Post

Ethical Gifts for Mother’s Day-It’s Not Too Late!

So friends Mother’s Day is this Sunday! It’s one of my favorites because I’m lucky to have 2 wonderful women as amazing mother figures so I’m always racking my brain to get them something very thoughtful to make them feel super special. BUT sadly I tend to last minute shop! Bad habit, I know! But luckily all of these ethical mother’s day gifts can be shipped with time to spare for Mother’s Day this Sunday! 1. – Kiko Glass Frame… View Post

Consciously Trending: Spring Things

(tear drop vase $18) Well you wouldn’t really know it’s officially Spring here in NY-gray and actually snowy! But that is not going to keep me from dreaming of Spring things. I just treated myself to the above bud vase to hang over my desk. I think it’s a sweet treat to have a flower just for me in my office space. For Spring I’m mostly craving really pretty fresh colored pastels in unexpected places and fabrics and the other… View Post

Ethical Finds in Pantone’s Color of 2013

100% Recycled Binder from BuyGreen.com-$5.50 available HERE  Proud Mary Bag 60% off!-$27.50 available HERE Fair trade scarf from SERVV-$22.00 available HERE Fair+True Pleat Print dress from Fashioning Conscience-$102.33 available HERE Oka B. Taylor Vegan flats, made in the U.S.-$42.00 available HERE Fair Trade hand painted plates from GreenHeart Shop-$19.95 available HERE Komodo Fair Trade Floral Blouse from Fashion Conscience-$55.30 available HERE Priti NYC nail polish in Peporomia, on sale!-$9.45 available HERE Melie Bianco Vegan Kim Bag-$104 available HERE Handmade Ring from Given Goods Company-$225 available HERE Fair Trade… View Post