5 Socially Responsible Wedding Fails

As you might have gathered from my first Post, 5 Ideas for a Socially Responsible Wedding (Part 1), I started the wedding planning processing thinking I was pretty awesome.  No waste.  No greenhouse flowers.  No cars!!  Of course, as I enter with excitement into the last 40 days of wedding planning, a whole lot of my green aspirations are … More 5 Socially Responsible Wedding Fails

9 Ways “Overdressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion” Changed My Life

I just finished reading Overdressed.  For you fashionistas out there, it will totally changed your perspective on the global effects of your shopping habits.  From the farms that grow our cotton to the upper eschelans of haute couture, Elizabeth Cline takes you on a journey through the supply chain, through fashion history, and through the … More 9 Ways “Overdressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion” Changed My Life

Iced Coffee Hack #1: Espresso, poured over ice

Summertime = iced coffee. For those of you who love it, but spend 20 minutes and $4/day getting it from Starbucks, I’m giving you my favorite iced coffee hacks. Ingredients: 2 heaping tablespoons of finely ground coffee beans (Fair Trade, please!!) 1 tablespoon sugar (Fair Trade, please!!) or honey 5-7 ice cubes 1/3 cup 2% … More Iced Coffee Hack #1: Espresso, poured over ice