Scenes from My Favorite Consignment Store & Fashion Thrifting Tips

Lately, I’ve been a little fashion crazy. I’ve been devouring fashion blogs and I’ve spent hours upon hours searching for chic, eco-friendly clothing that would actually fit my changing body. I chalk some of it up to my weight loss journey, but I think a lot of it also has to do with feeling comfortable… Continue reading Scenes from My Favorite Consignment Store & Fashion Thrifting Tips

1 Simple Shift: Switch to Reusable Batteries

On a regular basis (not exactly daily, but pretty close), I try to be conscious about making a change, however small, to make my life greener. Most of them are incredibly simple and literally just require shifting your point of view, and sometimes your spending, to more sustainable alternatives. Today, I’ll begin a series called… Continue reading 1 Simple Shift: Switch to Reusable Batteries

8 Easy Tips for Greener Travel

Before I went to Austin, TX for South by Southwest Interactive earlier this year, it had been about 7 years since I had last been on a plane or even on a trip that didn’t include a stay with family members. Since then, I’ve been on another trip to Chicago for BlogHer, and it’s not… Continue reading 8 Easy Tips for Greener Travel

A Parent’s Guide for Going Back to School Green

At this time of year, it’s not uncommon for parents to be doing a lot of back-to-school spending. After all, when you walk in to your nearest big box store or mall, there are signs touting back to school specials and savings, and with folders and notebooks costing only a few pennies, what savvy parent… Continue reading A Parent’s Guide for Going Back to School Green