Last Minute Gift Ideas?

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December 5th and I have not started Holiday shopping yet. Crazy, I know. I don’t even have many great ideas so today I decided I better start looking. This year I pledged to do as much gift giving as possible with eco-friendly, handmade and/or local gifts. Under$10 My daughter would love to receive these grey zipper earrings by AnnyMay [...]

{Eco Etsy Finds} Thanks for Togetherness

We woke up at five o’clock in the morning to put a twenty pound naked bird into the oven. Stuffing and mashed potatoes would come later. Coffee in hand I stumbled around the kitchen trying to pull everything together. All I wanted to do was go back to sleep but the beep, beep, beep of [...]

So Grateful {Eco Etsy finds}

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I am star stuff necklace by molecularmuse I live a life for which I am truly grateful.. healthy family, wonderful friends and every year about this time I get to thinking about just that.  All of my finds this month follow this theme.  A few years back on Thanksgiving, it dawned on me that one [...]

What are you thankful for?

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Typically the month of November begins the holiday frame of mind…shopping, gift giving, family gatherings, holiday parties, good food and of course the little thing we should do everyday – be thoughtful of what we are thankful for. Starting November 1st, I’ve seen the updates on Facebook and the tweets on Twitter of people taking time everyday to [...]

Happy Halloween from EcoEtsy

Photo by Rustic Carvings Happy Halloween from Team EcoEtsy!  For heath conscious parents and community members Halloween can be a challenge when it comes to trick or treating.  We always have lots of kids stopping by in the neighborhood.  Over the years I have passed out pencils, stickers and seeds to kids instead of sugary [...]