Get Your Green On!

I grew up as a city girl. We lived at the Oak Park stop on the "L" so we felt were close enough to the city to consider ourselves "Chicagoans." I'd prefer laying inside basking in the A/C watching TV to hanging out at the small parks close by or trekking a few miles away … Continue reading Get Your Green On!

Ethical Consumption on a Budget?

We are constantly bombarded with tempting advertisements and so familiar with instant gratification that we often do not take the step to consider where the product comes from, how it is made, and what it is made of. At this point, we know that labor and parts for items that are mass produced are outsourced … Continue reading Ethical Consumption on a Budget?