Greenwashing, it occurs in Natural hair product promoting

(origin)The Natural hair movement has pushed the uses of herbs, oils, and organic pr...more

Spring 2011 Eco Fashion-Vancouver Style-

Although you would never know it from the butt kicking of a winter that mother nature is handing to us right now, spring is right around the corner. That means… Spring Fashions!! Yay! Just looking at the pastel colors makes me feel like there is a light at the end of this frosty, frosty tunnel. With  Eco Fashion week Vancouver just 6 sleeps away, now is a great time to start planning for spring....more


If you have ever purchased an item that made you feel like you were making the right environmental choice, only to discover the product you bought still contains harmful ingredients or is bad for the planet- you have been greenwashed....more

Worth it? Why tide is not cool

 What’s so bad about laundry detergents anyway? Why bother buying a green detergent? A few things that are  not cool about conventional detergents:...more

Organic Skincare: Is There A Game Changer on the Horizon?

I’ve devoted a previous post to the issue of organic, natural, and green skincare  in which I highlighted the fact that the terms “organic”, “natural”, and “green” on skincare labels are unregulated by any government agency so if you want to buy such products the issue re...more

Turning back-to-school lunches green

People often think "going green" means you have to spend a lot of money. However, it doesn't have to be that way. Making school (or even work) lunches green doesn't require a huge outlay of cash. In fact, by packing eco-friendly lunches, you are more likely to save money, your children are more likely to eat healthier foods, and you are taking care of the earth by producing less waste. It's a win-win-win!  ...more


It was actually your post-BlogHer post where you pointed out the organic fruit ...more