Animals

Global Warming: A Mammoth Problem

Global Warming: A Mammoth Problem

Last Spring I had the pleasure of meeting the director of Mammoth, Grant Slater, in a Gondola at the Mountain Film Festival in Telluride, CO. The festival was inspiring. It showcased important nonfiction stories about environmental, cultural, political and social justice issues. Several talented filmmakers […]

Mother Earth and Animals #Winning in 2018

Mother Earth and Animals #Winning in 2018

I spend a lot of time writing about stuff that needs to change. So much so, in fact, that it’s easy to overlook the good happening all around me every day. For this post, I decided to take a different appraoch. Here are 17 environmental […]

Quick Picks: December’s Top 10 ‘Friendly’ Finds

Quick Picks: December’s Top 10 ‘Friendly’ Finds

I’m always on the lookout for great products that are cruelty-free, made of natural materials, or best of all – both! Here are my top 10 ‘friendly’ finds for December. Stahlbush Island Farms Berries You can find these berries in the freezer section of most Whole […]

How to Have a Low-waste and Animal-friendly Holiday Season

How to Have a Low-waste and Animal-friendly Holiday Season

The holidays are here! It’s a time for gratitude, sharing, and reconnecting with friends and family. It’s also a time for shopping and entertaining, which – unfortunately – can mean a lot of unnecessary waste and an increase in animal product consumption. Here’s what I’m […]

If You Eat Meat and Dairy, Look For Brands With These Welfare Certifications

If You Eat Meat and Dairy, Look For Brands With These Welfare Certifications

Farm animal welfare is an important issue and hot-button topic in many circles. Thankfully, the way we farm animals in the United States has started to change and many farmers are looking for ways improve their standards. It’s so important to support these farmers. As […]

Must-have cleaning products for any clean living home

Must-have cleaning products for any clean living home

Homemade household cleaners are great, but they can be time consuming to make and a pain to store. That’s where Mrs. Meyer’s Clean Day comes in. Meyer’s products are not only effective, they’re gentle on the environment and NEVER tested on animals. They’re must haves […]