Reduce That Holiday Trash!

Between Thanksgiving and New Year’s day, Americans alone throw away a million extra tons [900,000 metric tons] of garbage each week, including holiday wrapping and packaging, according to Robert Lilienfeld, co-author of the book Use Less Stuff: Environmental Solutions for Who We Really Are. How can we make sure this trash doesn’t build up? Here’s [...]

EcoEtsy Holiday Gift Guide 2013 Is Here

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Looking for unique holiday gifts?  Shop Handmade!  Click on the EcoEtsy Holiday Gift Guide below and checkout some great gifts for everyone on your list.      

Member Spotlight – Cory Trusty of AquarianBath

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This week’s Member Spotlight presents Cory Trusty of AquarianBath.  Cory has been on Etsy since 2008, she is considered an herbalist extraordinaire; she operates her shop her husband Scott Johnson, technical polymath. Her shop offers some great products and boast some awesome product images.  Her shop has a 5-star rating and she has an impressive 3,890 admirers [...]

DIY The Art of Wildcrafted Persimmon Pudding, gluten free

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Many folk have never eaten a persimmon. Some of us may not even know what a persimmon is. So, just in case, now you’ll have some idea about what a persimmon is. This is a basketful full of persimmons in which I was gifted by a friend. It was a really magical gift. On our [...]

Member Spotlight – Karen of Karen Meyers

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Karen Meyers founder of her namesake shop KarenMeyers has been an Etsy shop owner since 2008.  This veteran shop owner has over 1,890 admirers with 294 sales.  It’s refreshing to see a shop owner who not only has been an Etsy member for such a long time, but who also offers some pretty awesome items [...]