By Becky Striepe on May 16, 2013
Single use plastic is a scourge on our environment, yet we continue to produce and use plastic products that are designed to head straight to the landfill after we use them just one time. Products like plastic straws and baggies are so ingrained in our culture, many of us can’t imagine not using them in our day-to-day.
By Becky Striepe on May 14, 2013
Moxie Glass makes hand-blown glass straws that are reusable, dishwasher safe, and so cute!
By Becky Striepe on February 14, 2013
When you think raw food, you probably don’t picture desserts, but there are lots of yummy raw dessert options out there! I recently got the chance to try out Hail Merry Raw Macaroons, and I have got to say: I was impressed!
By Becky Striepe on February 7, 2013
I’d never heard of Dale’s Raw Protein Bars before, and I’m so glad that I did! I’ve been avoiding my previous go-to vegan energy bars – Larabars – because their parent company (General Mills) funneled big money to stop the California GMO Right to Know Act. This Dale’s bar reminded me a lot of a Larabar, but I think I actually liked it better!
By Becky Striepe on December 12, 2012
For years watchdog group The Dogwood Alliance has been trying to get Yum Brands and KFC to switch to paper products that don’t destroy southern forests, and earlier this month, they had a small victory!