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 [...]

{EcoEtsy Finds} Open Your Spice Cabinet and Breathe Fall In

The air is getting cooler in the United States, even in Phoenix, Arizona, and my mind is turning to my favorite tastes, smells and sights of fall. EcoEtsy sellers are filling my plate with the warm and cozy hues of the chilly season, the textures of rich and spicy perfection that come wafting out of [...]

{EcoEtsy Finds) Change

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Fall leaves by FrenchCountryLife One ending… another beginning… The lively shade trees burst with brilliant colors fading from green to red, orange and brown.  The warm sun and air turn chilli, we no longer try to stay cool, but warm.  It’s slow transition.  We put away summer dresses, shorts and tank tops to accommodate for [...]

{Eco Etsy Finds} Fair Trade Finds

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October is Fair Trade Month. There are many products such as coffee, tea, cocoa, herbs, spices, cotton, sugar and many produce items (to name a few) that can be purchased Fair Trade. Purchasing Fair Trade is important, when possible. The top 10 reasons to buy Fair Trade from Fair Trade Resource Network: 1. Fair Trade means fair [...]