Many health authorities say that the average person should drink 8 8-ounce glasses of water a day. I’ll be the first to say I’m guilty of not doing that, but lucky for me I have an ample supply of clean water to drink from, but what about the people who don’t? According to Unwater.org about… Continue reading Threading Water
I’m a child of the prime MTV reality show era. My friends and I would hate watch Laguna Beach and The Hills. I giggle when I admit to it now, but hey during the mid-2000’s that drama was real. You might be thinking to yourself, why in the world are you talking about MTV? It’s… Continue reading The Little Market
Fast-fashion is a term used a lot when you find yourself researching for ethical sourced clothing. – but what exactly does the term ‘fast-fashion’ mean? To put it simply fast-fashion is the cheap and overly abundant amount of clothes that are readily available. These clothes aren’t made well (typically made from a cheap material) and… Continue reading What’s the deal with Fast-Fashion?
So you’ve all been reading my blog for awhile and you might be thinking to yourself, “Brittany, these companies are great, but who actually shops likes this?” Well my friends lets me introduce you to Christen DiGerlando. Christen is a wife and the mother of two adorable children and she happens to be one of… Continue reading Interview with the Ethical Shopper
Below is an article I wrote for my class, Digital Journalism. It details what may drive people away from shopping ethically. I interview CEO, of The Root Collective (a company I have talked about before) Bethany Tran, who gives amazing insight on the topic of ethical consumerism. Enjoy! Laura Wagenhurst, 28-year-old mother of one, wants… Continue reading The Price of Ethical Shopping
Everyone loves the 2007 animated classic, Bee Movie, right?! No, not many people do, but you know what we do love…bees! But did you know that as of 2016, 7 different species of bees have been listed on the US Endangered Species List? It’s a sad fact, but very true. Why do bees even matter?… Continue reading #savethebees
Let’s face it, everyone loves chocolate. I know I do. Even right now typing out the word chocolate just made me crave some. But you know what makes some chocolate even better? – knowing where it comes from and who made it. So unwrap your chocolate bar and dig into Divine… In 1998, Divine, the… Continue reading The Most Divine Chocolate