10 Tips For Thrifting

When I tell people that I love to shop at thrift stores, I often get the same reaction—a bewildered look followed by the question,  “How do you find ANYthing in all that…stuff?” I know it might sound weird, but when I enter a large thrift...

February 18 Questions: Fagun Thakrar

Each month we ask a new eco-maven 18 questions about his or her life, occupation, and advice for other like-minded people. This month we connected with Fagun Thakrar, an actress, producer, and designer. Fagun is also the international spokeswoman for SAHARA (South Asian Helpline And Referral Agency), a culturally sensitive...

Our 18 Most Popular Articles of 2014

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Eco-Friendly Guide to Marathon Training

This Sunday, I will be running my fifth marathon--the TCS New York City Marathon! I have a love/hate relationship with running marathons, but there really is no better feeling than running across the finish line after 26.2 miles. Over the years that I have spent training and running marathons,...

5 Tricks for an EEK-O Friendly Halloween

1. Choose a DIY Costume or Host a Costume Swap Halloween costumes come in all shapes and sizes—from the one-piece banana costume to the ‘Wear a White Shirt and Roll up the Sleeves Guy from Grease’ to Dorothy and her crew.  This Halloween, why not try...

October Pet of the Month: Grady

Name: Grady Parents: Stacey and Brian Breed: Siamese mix-he is a rescue kitten found in an abandoned building at 4 weeks Age:  10 weeks Size: 2 pounds Diet: Loves raw diet (venison and beef); any weruva brand canned food-for a stray he sure has elitist taste now; and loves turkey scraps Funny Habit: When he drinks water he...

Green Your Hair Care Routine

To be honest, I rarely find the time to go to the hairdresser. I often will go months without even getting a trim. I also tend to simply buy the first '2 for 1' shampoo and conditioner deal that I can find at my local...

Give Yourself A Green-Gasm!

Just in case you aren’t anxious enough about all the chemicals that you consume on a daily basis, there is now a new wave of ‘going green’ that has caught our attention. This trend is not just better for the environment, but it's better for...