Dose of Good Repurposing: Turn your Fundamentals into a Fancy Fourth Soiree

Tweet Happy 4th Friends! If you missed my segment on today’s Atlanta & Company, check it out here with tips, tools, info and links to some of my favorite finds and folks for your Fancy Fourth Soiree! ECOVITE: I repurposed a burlap flag banner from my Memorial Day fete into an invite easily hung on …

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Dose of Good (Holiday) Fun: Ecotain for Memorial Day

Tweet With Memorial Day marking the official start of summer celebrations, here is a quick party template to help you ECOTAIN this holiday and throughout the season! [If you missed today’s Atlanta & Company segment showing these ideas on air – I’ll be posting it shortly.] ECOVITE: Paperless Post [With numerous BBQ invite options a …

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Dose of Good Eats – 3 Ways to eat locally and seasonally this Spring

Tweet As we savor one of the few first sunny days of Spring 2015 and officially close out the last day of Earth Month, check out my segment on today’s Atlanta & Company with three easy ways to enjoy the freshest food with your family. Farmers Market Finds…. Reasons to shop at your local farmers market: Taste …

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Dose of Good for Earth Day – Pledge, Purchase or Purge.

Tweet To commemorate this Earth Day (today, April 22nd), pledge, purchase or even purge for Good. Here are a few quick and easy ways to contribute to our environment today but we hope you’ll do a little of each every day.                               …

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Dose of Good – Eco-Fashion for Spring (bonus addition)

Tweet With less than a week until Earth Day (April 22nd), I thought it would be fun to share how to eco-out your closet for Spring with clothes, jewelry and accessories that are conscious in more ways than one. If you missed the segment on Thursday’s edition of Atlanta & Company, take a quick gander …

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Weekly Dose of Good – Green Gifts for the Holiday(s) Host

Tweet What better month (my name is April after all) to relaunch my blog and introduce my Weekly Dose of Good posts which will be some pics, some tips and even a little Vlogging (once I figure out exactly how to do that)…on everything I love, learn about and look for that is good for you, …

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Put your best fashion foot forward…

Tweet While I’m a longtime Johnny Depp fan (who doesn’t reflect upon those 21 Jump Street days fondly?), I did feel a little girl power proud(ness) seeing Vanessa Paradis looking ethereal, strong and independent while sporting the latest Conscious Collection by H&M.  I’m also going a little nutty for printed anything but mainly pants so a …

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GOOD.IS…a great way to start…

Tweet As I begin to count UP the next 30 days with you and share my favorite 30 ways to greater green, I thought this post would be a really GOOD place to start.  Have you ever asked yourself what GOOD is to you? How about what a GOOD business is? Well, fellow Atlantans, here’s …

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G3: Adapting for the Holidays

Tweet So, if you’re following my Green Giving Guide for the holidays, you may have wondered what other little shops I love in Inman Park that have great green goodies…well, here’s another one. Adaptation Floral Design is amazing and Liz, the owner and designer extraordinaire, has created unique floral gift ideas and table accents for …

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G3: Cuckoo for Cacao

Tweet While I do possess a genetic (from my father) ability to bake a pretty decent apple pie, I am still left with the craving for a piece of chocolate every day of the week so holidays are just an excuse to well, amp up the offerings. There’s a quaint strip  in Inman Park in …

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G3: Bottle the Green Giving

Tweet I first met the great green folks of Bottlehood at the Opportunity Green conference in LA – I love their variety of recycled products from jewelry to platters, vases and glassware and they have fantastic wine holders and trays made from reclaimed wood. All of BottleHood’s recycled glassware is made from wine, beer, liquor and …

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G3: PB&Pups

Tweet I admit it – with a newly adopted pup in the house for the holidays making our dog count 2, I definitely have puppies on the brain. What better way to treat your furry friends this holiday than with homemade peanut butter and banana treats, courtesy of Whole Foods Market! The added bonus is …

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G3: FEED the World and be Fabulous

Tweet Though this week’s green giving guide is turning towards food and last minute ecotaining tips…I had to conclude the gifts that give back ideas with one of all-time favorite, feel-good finds. I’ve been a fan of Lauren Bush Lauren for several years now after we met doing the EcoLifestyle Gala for SFGD in 2010 (she …

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G3: Seeing is Believing…

Tweet One of the personal gifts on my list is a new pair of glasses to replace my can’t-even-remember-how-long-I’ve-had them pair of Pradas that barely stay on my face, are so scratched I can’t actually see out of them and which I am constantly misplacing. So, when we happened upon this great company, Warby Parker, …

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G3: Punjammie Princess

Tweet Baby, it’s cold outside and all I want to do is curl up on the couch in comfy PJs! If you’ve been following along so far this week…you see (and have read) the pattern on gifts that give back. Well, here’s a way to do so and keep comfy! Not only do these jammies …

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G3: Baubles that keep the Giving Going

Tweet This week’s green giving ideas center on items for loved ones that also give back to others. One of my favorite jewelers, Joan Hornig, keeps the giving going all year round but if you haven’t already purchased one of her brilliant baubles, now is the perfect time to do so. In addition to her …

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G3 – Shoes for Two

Tweet Since this is the season of giving, I love the idea of purchasing products that benefit more than just the intended receiver (her, him, the little ones and our furry friends). This week’s green giving ideas also come in the form of retail choices that give back to someone besides just your friends or …

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G3: For the Hostess with the Mostest

Tweet If your weekend is filled with holiday parties galore, this is the perfect companion to tote your wine (and your hostess gift). My favorite part is that the double compartments allow you to carry two bottles with one hand, and without them bumping together and risking damage – the more the merrier! After gifting …

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G3 – Eco-friendly and old school gift for him

Tweet Sometimes the men in our lives can be a bit challenging to buy for. Luckily, today’s gift is geared towards the guys…an eco-friendly shaving kit – to keep the grizzlys at bay! An up-cycled wooden cigar box houses all the essentials. Each kit comes with a boar bristled shaving brush – traditional and re-usable. …

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G3 – First fun find for the furry friends!

Tweet A perfect gift to go along with the little ones’ request “to Santa” for a new furry friend… Remember back in the day when Apple came out with the revolutionary desktop that was one-piece only instead of two? And remember the fun colors? Well now the little furry ones can enjoy the fabulous design …

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