Our Blog | July 2016

How Can I Buy Ethical Clothing on a Budget?

by: Kiana on 07/07/2016

Looking for affordable, yet ethically minded clothing on a budget? As part of our Summer Sale 2016, we are featuring Kate Black’sMagnifeco: Your Head-to-toe Guide to Ethical Fashion and Non-toxic Beauty. From hair and beauty products to shoes and footwear, you can feel better about everything you put on your body with this great read and be — …

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Watching the Clouds Roll By - Outdoor Summer Fun

by: Madhu on 07/06/2016
Big Book of Nature Collage 2

“Take one child. Place outdoors in nearby green spaces.

Leave for several …

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From Traditional Favorites to Innovative Creations - Get Cooking with local foods!

by: Madhu on 07/05/2016

Growing food is a labor of love, and nothing shows greater appreciation for that love than supporting local farmers by shopping locally. The Farmers Market Cookbook: The Ultimate Guide to Enjoying Fresh, Local, Seasonal Produce will be your guide as you reach into your CSA box or weave through the stalls of your local farmer’s market and take in …

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The Dude Who Keeps Making a Difference

by: Kiana on 07/04/2016

To keep you inspired to do good this summer and be active, have a look at Dude Making a Difference: Bamboo Bikes, Dumpster Dives and Other Extreme Adventures Across America, featured in our Summer Sale 2016. Receive 35% discount on all our books right now by entering Summer16 at the checkout when ordering online. Valid from July 1st- 10th. 

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When ‘made in China’ is Really ‘made in North Korea’

by: Madhu on 07/03/2016

You care about ethical fashion and non-toxic beauty products, but sometimes it’s difficult to sort out who makes what, where, and what’s in it. With summer shopping around the corner, now is a great time to pick up Kate Black’s influential book, Magnifeco: Your Head-to-toe Guide to Ethical Fashion and Non-toxic Beauty to help you make …

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