Don’t be a gold-digger! Try jewelry made from repurposed bullet casings. Now that’s recycling.

Gold-digger has so many negative connotations. First, there’s the obvious (she ain’t messin’ with no broke broke), then there are the devastating results of open-pit mining: Razed forests, disrupted eco-systems and giant trenches of earth poisoned by cyanide and sulphuric acid that pollute the water table. According to the EPA, gold mining generates more toxic waste than any other industry in America. Kind of puts that baby, baby please trinket you’ve been eyeing into a whole new perspective, now doesn’t it? ...more

Knotted muscles? Try a muscle massage bar infused with essential oils and go for the gold!

Feeling more like lying on the couch to watch hurling than going for your own personal best? When your neck is knotted up like last year’s failed crocheting project, it’s challenging—to say the least—to get that aching, stressed-out body into workout mode. ...more

Rachelle Carson-Begley gives a feminine perspective to the reality of hardcore greeniness.

Talking with Rachelle Carson-Begley about environmentalism must be a bit like comparing notes with Michelle Obama about the 2008 presidential campaign. Of course, Rachelle is gearing up for the second season of the HGTV reality show in which cameras go behind the scenes of her life with husband Ed Begley, Jr., while Michelle’s husband pretty much has the fate of the free world in his hands. (Or maybe that’s just our opinion.) But both men set the bar high in terms of their commitment and unwavering dedication to a cause. ...more

You talk the talk, but can you walk the walk? Let your footprints do the talking with soles that create a virtual mantra with ev

You talk the talk, but can you walk the walk? Let your footprints do the talking with Sole Seeker flip-flops from Soul’s Calling. Made with 20% recycled plastic and 10% recycled rubber soles, with straps of 100% natural renewable rubber, these flops are imprinted with “love” and “earth” on the soles, creating a virtual mantra with every step you take. (Every move you make…Oh, stop.)  ...more

Perfect for après-sun or a night out, this dress is destined to be our favorite summer staple.

Did you know that a “slub” is a “slight irregularity in yarn produced either accidentally or purposely by knotting or twisting,” according to Probably not, unless you’re Morgan Freeman in “Wanted” or a weaver circa 1825, which is when the word was coined, according to (the lazy girl’s source for etymological updates).  ...more