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Greenwashing:  Being an Informed Consumer

We all know that “going green” is trendy, and while I’m happy many companies are truly becoming eco-friendly, many more are jumping on the bandwagon and claiming to be “sustainable” without any proof to actually back up their claims.  401 more words

Eco-Friendly Tips

I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to be Free...of the Car

I’ve seen the Ford Company’s Super Bowl commercial a few times now–Google has determined that I’m part of Ford’s target demographic when I choose a Philip Glass or Gerald Finzi piece to listen to on YouTube. 577 more words


Non-Cruelty Free Parent Companies

I think cruelty free brands owned by non-cruelty free parent companies was really brought into the spotlight when Estee Lauder bought Too Faced.  After the acquisition the co-owner of Too Faced Jerrod Blandino took to Instagram to confirm their standing on animal cruelty after many concerned animal lovers expressed their worries on social media: 272 more words

Skeletal Formulas and the Export of Occupational and Environmental Hazards

Whether it’s a scientific discipline, plumbing or a sport, every specialised field has its own terminology—words that don’t often enter into everyday vocabulary but which are used without a blink among specialists.  1,230 more words

Basic Chemistry

My Morning Skin Care Routine

This is my current morning skin routine. Now keep in mind I bought most of these products while I was still blissfully unaware of what was organic and cruelty free and what wasn’t. 788 more words

Beauty Greenwashing?!

Just when I thought I was getting the grip on what products are organic and what aren’t I have just discovered that so-called “organic/green” advertised companies are not always totally organic!  197 more words

A moment away from work

Tell me you aren’t obsessing today.

Technically, she should have left it be until lunch, because she was working. I’m not obsessing today.

You’re just saying that. 98 more words