Gift Guide

10 Pinterest-Worthy Gifts from Ten Thousand Villages

10 Pinterest-Worthy Gifts from Ten Thousand Villages

Fair trade products are good for people, communities and the planet. Simply put, they’re all-around awesome. When you buy fair trade you support companies that maintain safe, healthy working conditions, pay their workers a fair wage (often far above a country’s minimum wage), and choose manufacturing […]

8 #ForGood Essentials for Valentine’s Day

8 #ForGood Essentials for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is a divisive holiday. People love it or hate, feel pressured by it, or embrace the chance for romance. It’s easy to see why people complain about it existing merely for companies to make money, so let’s reclaim the day by using it to […]

Gift Guide for the Conscious Consumer: Men’s Edition

Gift Guide for the Conscious Consumer: Men’s Edition

Historically, the men in my life have been the hardest to buy gifts for. Add in the ethical element, and at times I’ve been at a complete loss. Thankfully in the past year alone I’ve seen some great menswear companies spring up to fill that gap […]

Gift Guide for the Conscious Consumer: Little One Edition

Gift Guide for the Conscious Consumer: Little One Edition

In my friend circle, 2016 has been the year of getting pregnant and having your first baby. That being said, between my rapidly expanding Christmas list and baby shower invites, I’ve had the pleasure of shopping for a group that’s new to me: the little ones.  Along […]

Gift Guide for the Conscious Consumer: Ladies Edition

Gift Guide for the Conscious Consumer: Ladies Edition

I used to be a big Black Friday shopper. I would either stay up late the night of Thanksgiving, or get up at the crack of dawn the next morning to go fight the crowds over bargain Saturday Night Live DVDs and half price designer jeans. This […]