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How To Redecorate With Fair Trade: 3 Tips

Hey, friends! I hope you’re enjoying the fall as much as I am! This truly is my favourite season, with the sweater weather and crisp morning air and moody evenings… and blogging, finally. I’m glad I’m back to blogging semi-frequently, because as much as this blog exists to share my sustainable product finds, it also… Read More How To Redecorate With Fair Trade: 3 Tips

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Top 5 Reasons You Should Get (Or Build!) A Tiny House

Recently I took a trip to visit my friend, Sheri, who might be one of the most fascinating individuals gracing this planet… which is only partly due to the fact that she went ahead and built herself a tiny house a couple years back. If you want more info about her tiny house and how… Read More Top 5 Reasons You Should Get (Or Build!) A Tiny House

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Thinx Underwear Review… Number Two!

Hello, my friends! So you may recall a previous post by my good friend Brittany on her thoughts about Thinx Underwear. Well, this is my review. Quick disclaimer before we get into it: this post will discuss all things period related – the good, the bad, and the sorta yucky, haha. Ladies, you know what I mean! So… Read More Thinx Underwear Review… Number Two!

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Oliberte – The World’s First Fair Trade Certified Footwear

You’ve all heard of TOMS, right? The one for one footwear? When TOMS came out, it seemed like the best thing I’d ever heard of in footwear – shoes that gave back. Well now something even better has arrived. Allow me to introduce you to Oliberté fair trade leather footwear. The world’s first fair trade certified… Read More Oliberte – The World’s First Fair Trade Certified Footwear

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Fair trade things are in the gluten free aisle.

When I made my where to buy fair trade coffee post, I was thinking how weird it is that the fair trade goods often get shoved into the gluten free and health food aisles, and not always placed next to the “regular” or “normal” coffee, tea, and chocolate … but later that night, I thought… Read More Fair trade things are in the gluten free aisle.

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Free blackberries near Metrotown

Way back in the day, when I was a young’n, my mom would pile all of us kids into the van and take us blackberry picking. We’d motor down to the dusty roads beside the river in our scrubs and grubs, armed with as many Tupperware and empty margarine buckets as we could find in… Read More Free blackberries near Metrotown

Outer Beauty

Onesta Natural, Vegan Hair Care

When I moved from WordPress to a self-hosted site, some posts did not migrate properly, and I have had to manually re-post them. Sorry if you’ve already seen this one! Happy Sunday, everyone! Last night I went to see Pitch Perfect 2 with some girlfriends, and before I get into this product review, I just… Read More Onesta Natural, Vegan Hair Care

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Green Works isn’t all that green, after all….

Oh friends, I promised you that I would share my triumphs in this journey as well as my epic failures. So to make good on my claim, I bring you this post. A few months ago I was in Walmart looking for a new alternative cleaner. I didn’t really think I would find anything, being… Read More Green Works isn’t all that green, after all….