Making Your Kitchen More Kid and Eco Friendly

In becoming more and more aware of the looming dangers of plastics, toxicities and other harmful chemicals embedded in the products we use daily, it’s important to recognize and reconsider what products we choose to use for the future, and most importantly—what products (and ingredients)...

Best Ice Cream Spots in NYC

Today we will be talking a topic everyone (we hope!) enjoys – Ice Cream!!! Did you know that July is ice cream month? Yes, we were ecstatic too! Lucky for you, the Eco 18 team will be writing an ice cream post (think recipes etc.)...

5 Food Brands That Are Made in the USA

Make this Fourth of July truly patriotic with these five eco-friendly, American food brands that will surely make Uncle Sam (and Mother Nature) proud. Organic Valley  Founded in 1988 by local family farmers in the Midwest who were fed up with the chemical agriculture taking over...

It’s Chocolate Chip Day!!!

What better way to celebrate chocolate chip day than with some chocolate chip cookies. People are very particular about their cookies—some love them soft and chewy, others prefer them hard and crispy. Me…I like them any way!! So, here’s three different ones that are sure to...

Getting Started With Herbs

For me, Spring means herbs - for their fragrance and taste, for the bees they attract, and especially for taking care of our bodies, both inside and out. If you don’t have a garden, that’s okay - many do quite well in containers on a porch...

National Pizza Month

PIZZA! Who doesn't like pizza? (Just kidding, I know plenty of people who aren't a fan of the cheese and sauce mixture.) To celebrate this carb filled month, I went around the office asking all the team what their favorite type of pizza was! Danielle- Fitness Editor Whole foods vegan...

NEW ZEALAND – The green, clean islands

  I had never thought about traveling to New Zealand, it just seemed too far away from New York. But, I was afforded the opportunity and I’m so glad I made the trip. While it was only for nine days (ten if you count the last...