Tagged "Educated Consumerism"
It’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month so what better time than the present to learn more about it! Here are 5 things you may not know about breast cancer.Read more →
When we buy fair trade, we're saying yes to ethical labor practices, safe working conditions for farmers and workers, fair wages, and worker's rights, and no to worker abuse, child labor, gender discrimination, and practices that are harmful to the environment...Read more →
Just like with food, buying organic matters when it comes to our clothes as well. Organic farming produces less water waste, saving about 115 gallons of water when you switch to an organic t-shirt alone...Read more →
I love trying the latest food trends but what I don't love is their often unknown effects on the environment. About one-third of the world’s land is forests. Every year, this area decreases by an average of 13 million hectares, which corresponds to around 35 football fields per minute, mainly due to agriculture. So much of what we consume daily has effects that reach far beyond our bellies, but if we aren't aware of them, how can we do anything to help fix it?Read more →
Our lips are more delicate than we may realize. With their thinner layer of skin, they not only absorb most of what we put on them, but they are also more susceptible to damage from the elements, such as strong winds, frigid cold, and too much sunshine, so it's important to be conscious of what we put on them. Here are 5 reasons to switch to our organic lip balm today...Read more →