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School Stress: a Full time Job for Our Kids

After school today, at least a half dozen parents are taking a meeting with the middle school head to speak their minds about the toll of homework stress. It won’t be pretty. At  the prestigious K-8 private school my girls attend, they pour it on thick throughout the week, on […]

A Walk on Winter’s Wild Side With Animal Themed Jewelry

Winter animal themed jewelry to channel your wild side. Everyone has a favorite creature from the animal kingdom, which is why animal themed accessories make such a great, personalized gift. As the holiday season approaches and icy cold nights draw in, being conscious of woodland animals that are at home […]

To BUY or DIY: Graphically Pleasing Halloween Candles

Yikes, it’s already time to get out the holiday décor. Question is, are you going to buy this year or DIY? Turns out, Halloween is one of the most popular holidays to celebrate and decorate, second only to Christmas. Basically, it’s a good excuse to party and eat seasonally designated […]

Ask Bonnie: Tips for Going Green Gracefully (Green Gifts)

A reader recently emailed us with the following question: Hi, Bonnie, I would like to encourage my conservative mother-in-law to embrace eco-friendly products. But I also don’t want to come off as being preachy. Her birthday is coming soon – can you recommend any gifts that are green but not […]

20 Christmas Quotes to Boost the Holiday Cheer

The following 20 Christmas quotes are just what you need to get into the holiday cheer. From celebrities to poets to authors to fictional characters, these characters offer a wide range of sentiment associated with Christmas. If you aren’t in the Christmas spirit yet, this list will surely help you […]

A Long, Tall, Clean, Green Drink of Water

It’s clear that disposable plastic water bottles are a huge problem. Even if they don’t end up on the middle of the ocean, they’re made of plastic, which releases harmful chemicals into the environment and our bodies. The popular Nalgene bottles are at least reusable, but they’re still plastic and […]

My Green Wedding, Part 2

Weddings come in all shapes and sizes but for many people it’s the biggest party they’ll ever host. The average wedding in the US costs about $20,000. Ours was nowhere near that expensive but it was still a large event and one that took a year in the planning. Little […]

The Friday Five, Vol. 22

A weekly roundup of EcoSalon’s top stories. Anything But Shorts, Please is a fun look at a summer trend we simply cannot embrace unless hiking, biking or post surf: shorts. Instead, we give you a nice round-up of some great skirts that will love you for who you are and […]

Top Drawer Sachets for Scent and Shooing Moths

Sometimes my daughter Syd’s drawers smell a bit gamey, like her soccer uniform after a match of  living up to her title as “the finisher”. She’s a darling girl, don’t get me wrong. But she has a frightful habit of  tossing items into her drawers to avoid that exhausting chore […]

The Friday Five, Vol. 10

A weekly roundup of EcoSalon’s top stories. It’s hard to compete with Chevrolet and those sexy new ads for the $32,780 Volt voiced by George Clooney, but Ford argues the game plan isn’t really about competition, but rather cooperation when it comes to its soon-to-be released Focus and other electric […]

Fiber Watch: It’s Ripe Time To Pull Out The Pineapple Leaves

  Originating in the Philippines as a lightweight option for their hot and moist island climates, pineapple fabrics and their lustrous qualities are catching the eye of luxury and couture designers.  Although pineapple fabrics were first created in the Philippines, the pineapple plant actually originated in South America around the […]

Eco Links to Green Your Week

Whether you’re looking out at the first snows of December or if the rain is pattering against the window, we reckon you might be indoors – so here are a few stories to make the time fly. When the stress is piling up and everywhere you look there something that […]

The Holiday Food Box: Because Everyone Loves Food Edition!

Just in time for holiday shopping and gift giving: The Box is back! Our exclusive EcoSalon shopping must-have, the curated eco product assortment known as The Box, is back, with the Holiday Food Box. We’re offering $500 worth of holiday eco-goodies for just $99 and these won’t last. That’s a […]

Sex by Numbers: Pop Culture

A weekly look at sex and culture, by the numbers. 246-168: House vote on the Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA), which would have banned sex-selective abortions in the U.S. 40: Minutes of footage for a porn shoot filmed on the field of the famed USC Coliseum in 2001 0: Number of […]

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Summer Love is in the Air With EcoSalon’s The Box!

Is it just us, or is it hot in here? That’s right: It’s time for some hot summer love! EcoSalon’s The Box is here to get you sexy-fied for those warm, starry nights and seasonal flings. This box will tease all your senses, with more than $470 worth of delightful, shimmery treasures to […]

Geek Girls Will Kick Your Ass If Provoked

Are you a geek girl? Or a nerdy woman? If you are either of those, I’m going to bet that you don’t self identify as meek or easy to please. Recently, XOJane published an article that eviscerated an irritating article on Elite Daily that terribly miscategorized geek girls. Sure, geeky […]

5 Game-Changing Beauty Oils to Replace Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is a beauty panacea of sorts, but it’s not everyone’s favorite scent or texture. Luckily, Mother Nature has gifted us plenty of alternative beauty oils. These five beauty oils are excellent replacements for coconut oil in your daily beauty routine. 1. Sea Buckthorn Sea buckthorn derives from the […]

11 Clever DIY Father’s Day Ideas to Make for Dad

Show dad some love with these DIY Father’s Day ideas you can make. Forget going to the mall (to some a four-letter word) and getting dad a tie this Father’s Day. Instead of buying more crap that will just end up in a landfill, DIY Father’s Day gifts are the way […]

5 Father’s Day Gifts for Green Gadget Loving Guys

Attention: Your dad does NOT need another wallet. He would, however, enjoy any of these killer Father’s Day gifts we’ve listed below. 1. BioBrite Sunrise Clock Everybody has to wake up early at one time or another, but your dad is, like, the worst early riser ever. Help him greet […]

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Summer Love is in the Air With EcoSalon’s The Box!

Is it just us, or is it hot in here? That’s right: It’s time for some hot summer love! EcoSalon’s The Box is here to get you sexy-fied for those warm, starry nights and seasonal flings. This box will tease all your senses, with more than $470 worth of delightful, shimmery treasures to […]

10 DIY Tea Recipes for Cozy Winter Evenings

Tea recipes so you can make your own unique blends. If winter is good for one thing, it’s for curling up with a good book and a mug of tea. This is the season to embrace coziness. In Denmark, they have a word to describe this exact feeling: hygge. Creating […]

Let Your Inner Goddess Shine With EcoSalon’s The Box!

Summer is just around the corner and it’s time to look and feel radiantly sexy for those hot summer nights. EcoSalon’s The Box is here to help! This fun, flirty box features more than $490 worth of refreshing, restorative treats to help you welcome summer with open, super moisturized arms. Let your inner […]