The super-useful Common Cook’s How-Many Guide to Kitchen Conversion is now a wall cling
June 16, 2014, 11:04 a.m. by Robin Shreeves
You’ll refer to this guide that’s printed on biodegradable fabric with non-toxic ink almost every time you need to convert a recipe.
Nesting materials: 14 pad-centric gifts for the class of '14
May 5, 2014, 10:25 a.m. by Matt Hickman
With college grad gifting season upon us, a handful of unique household accessories to complement that stack of Bed Bath & Beyond 20 percent off coupons.
This Valentine’s Day think both romantic and sustainable
February 6, 2014, 3 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
The Rainforest Alliance offers five suggestions for making Valentine’s Day traditions more earth-friendly.
10 easy, last-minute digital gifts for Christmas
December 23, 2013, 12:50 p.m. by Cherlynn Low, LAPTOP
The technology-lover in your life will appreciate e-books, digital TV shows and online gift certificates.
Eden Paper: Beautiful gift wrap that you can plant and, eventually, eat
December 19, 2013, 2:28 p.m. by Matt Hickman
This ain't your grandma's wrapper paper although she'd surely approve of it: After you've torn open your holiday gifts, plant Eden Paper in the backyard where, with a little basic TLC, it will grow into a veggie patch.
14 fantastic and far-out calendars for '14
December 12, 2013, 12:54 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Quick! Before all the good 2014 calendars sell out and you're forced to choose between Lil Bub, muscle cars or, gulp, Anne Geddes overstock. For your consideration, 14 calendars of the letterpress, perpetual or otherwise remarkable variety.
12 must-have home goods for the well-stuffed stocking
December 9, 2013, 9 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Have a piece of holly jolly hosiery hanging by the pellet stove that needs attention before December 25? Consider these useful and beautiful stocking stuffers — most eco-friendly and/or from small designers — for $25 and under.
An organic candy cane with no red dye or corn syrup
December 5, 2013, 12:42 a.m. by Kimi Harris
Do you or your kids like candy canes, but do you dislike the dye and corn syrup they contain? Look no further.
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