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Earth Week Field Guide: The Earth Mother

Alas, it’s the end of Earth Week. Now that you know all about Freegans, Locavores, Righteous Recyclers, and Eco-Consumers, let’s peek at the Earth Mother. From Gaia, the Greek Goddess…

Deborah Stein | April 24, 2009 - 6:30 pm

Earth Week Field Guide: The Eco-Consumer

Yep, it’s still Earth Week, y’all. So far, we’ve discussed the Freegan, the Locavore, and the Righteous Recycler. Now, let’s turn our eyes towards Eco-Consumers, who aim to shop their…

Deborah Stein | April 23, 2009 - 6:30 pm

How Many Catalogs Do You Get?

And how many of them do you actually want? Yesterday, I received six catalogs for quite possibly some of the most obscure clothing companies out there. The only one I…

Leonora Epstein | April 23, 2009 - 9:00 am

Earth Week Field Guide: The Righteous Recycler

Big ups for Earth Day! On Monday, we gave you the skinny on Freegans, and yesterday we profiled Locavores. Today, we’re loving on the Righteous Recycler. You know, that friend…

Deborah Stein | April 22, 2009 - 7:00 pm

Loomstate’s Target Collection Debuts, Hits Bullseye

Being fashionable and eco-friendly at the same time can be less about the green in your clothes and more about the green in your wallet. Luckily, Loomstate, the organic clothing…

Leonora Epstein | April 22, 2009 - 10:00 am

Earth Week Field Guide: The Locavore

This week, we’re saying, “Thank you, Earth, for giving us life, and a home, and stuff,” by celebrating folks trying hard to save the planet. Yesterday, we looked at freegans,…

Deborah Stein | April 21, 2009 - 6:00 pm

Earth Week Field Guide: The Freegan

Holla, everyone! It’s Earth Week. To celebrate, every day this week we’re profiling a group of people who are hell-bent on saving the planet. We’ll start with freegans, the peeps…

Deborah Stein | April 20, 2009 - 7:30 pm

Crave: Garbage Land by Elizabeth Royte (Win A Copy!)

Earth Day is next Wednesday, and it’s high time you start realizing where the stuff you toss in your garbage can goes, because it doesn’t just vanish. In Garbage Land:

Catherine Strawn | April 17, 2009 - 5:00 pm

Throw A Green Party

Tuesday was Earth Day, but now that the weekend is here, you can actually celebrate. Here are a few (pretty obvious) tips to help you get your green on.

Catherine Strawn | April 25, 2008 - 8:00 pm

Crave: High-Waisted Pants That Look Good And Do Good

High-waisted pants are tricky. They have the potential to make even the Skinniest Minnie look dumpy. But this pair from eco-friendly designer Anna Cohen (her company runs on sustainable practices,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 24, 2008 - 7:00 pm

Han Solo Gets His Chest Waxed

Harrison Ford got his chest waxed on Access Hollywood in order to shock people into paying attention to deforestation. This is especially interesting considering how shy and reclusive the Indiana

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 24, 2008 - 12:30 pm

Crave: Wallpaper That Adds Ambiance And Eco-Friendliness To Your Abode

Ninety-percent of the reason I want to own a house someday is so I can wallpaper every room in a different pattern. WalnutWallpaper.com sells wallpaper that is made from non-toxic…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 23, 2008 - 7:30 pm