Once I found out about the Think Dirty app, I scanned all my beauty and personal care products to see how dirty or clean they were. Any guesses on the results?
In celebration of Earth Month, we’re looking at ways to reduce, reuse, recycle with a little help from American-made products. Today we have tips to REDUCE waste. There are 3 key areas to focus on when it comes to actively reducing our individual waste- our energy consumption, our water use, and our trash impact.
Give a gift that was created mindfully, with its implications on the environment and future generations taken into consideration. Here are USA Love List’s top picks for American made Eco friendly gifts.
According to the EPA (US Environmental Protection Agency), the average American family of 4 uses 400 gallons of water per day. The biggest indoor water guzzlers are the shower and toilets, while the biggest water waster outside is lawn and garden irrigation. Whether you are making changes to conserve water, or if you are just looking for […]
It’s rare that we highlight a single brand, but Innersense Organic Beauty, is a really special one, and I wanted to give it the spotlight it deserves. We talked with Innersense Organic Beauty, co-founder, Greg Starkman, to learn more about their commitment to toxin-free, organic haircare products and the environment. How safe are your everyday beauty products, like […]
Are you surprised this stylish outfit is fashionable and eco friendly? Dress from head to toe in eco friendly fashion. It’s always the chic thing to do. Have you ever noticed how many supposedly environmentally friendly products are made overseas? Foreign-made products have a larger carbon footprint and less accountability in ingredients or materials and […]
Ecohabitude is an online marketplace bringing socially responsible beauty, apparel, household and other ethically produced goods to smart consumers. Many of these brands are made in the USA, coming from both small and large businesses.
When the hubby and I first bought our house, the property was covered with gorgeous, impeccably tended flower gardens. Perfect!, I thought. I can totally keep these flower beds up…and add a nice vegetable garden in the back…..Then, toddlers happened.
For the sophisticated beer drinker, one must tantalize the senses with the best accoutrements and allure the palette with carefully crafted gastronomic delights. Our beer lovers’ gift guide is a great place to find the perfect made in USA gift for the beer snob in your life. This bottle opener is perfection. The design is functional […]
This year the Easter Bunny will be filling the Easter baskets in my house with only American made treats. And not because I have declared so. My kiddos have. “Mommy, I hope the Easter Bunny knows to get us ‘Made in the USA’ things for our Easter basket,” said my 4 year old daughter when […]
Today’s USA Love List giveaway item is our biggest yet….the biggest in size AND the biggest in price value. It is in honor of National Sleep Awareness Week. Are you excited to hear what it is??
It is so tempting to try the many new green products out there, and I have, but I always find myself going back to the basics. Here are the original green cleaners: classics, basics, all time tested and trusted, made in the USA for over 100 years.
Using American made dental care products is a priority in our family. Today, I will share with you the ADA’s recommended children’s oral health tips and the made in the USA dental care products that we use to follow them.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, February is one of the peak cold and flu months. Has your family been attacked by the dreaded flu virus yet? Mine has just been hit, and of course, the kiddos are the first ones with symptoms. Nothing makes me feel more helpless than when my […]
Composting food scraps instead of throwing them into the trash benefits the environment in reducing water, land, and air pollution. If you have a garden, compost that includes food scraps and other common kitchen waste is the best, natural, FREE fertilizer and pesticide.
Valentine’s Day is the only time of year my son thinks it’s cool to be given something with a heart on it. Actually, now that I think about it, it’s safe for me to say the same goes for the hubby. Here are five unique made in the USA valentine’s gifts that will bring smiles to […]
Looking for THE perfect Valentine’s Day gift for your special someone? Giving a gift that is American Made AND Eco friendly shows that you really put thought into the gift buying process this Valentines Day. Whether you are on the hunt for a gift for her, or a gift for him, USA Love List has […]
Everyone loves chocolate, but no one likes the calories that comes with it. Knock your valentine’s socks off this year with chocolate and candles, American made. We are talking the very best soy candles made in USA. Indulge, without the calories, with Vance Family Soy Candles Artisan Chocolate Candles. You won’t believe this indulgently HUGE prize package.
Purple Prairie Botanicals prides their products on having completely safe and organic ingredients. They use herbal infusions and essential oils to maintain balance of physical and mental well being. Purple Prairie Botanicals is made in small batches out of Minnesota. Today USA Love List will be giving away some of their organic skin care.
During my time writing for USA Love List, I’ve found some amazing designers producing lovely pieces across the USA. I hear a lot of my friends saying it’s hard to find well fitting, quality made pieces, so I’m taking the holiday season as the perfect time to put together the best options for basic to […]
Our guide to American made gifts for yoga lovers is a great place to find something for your stylish yogi friend, or those who just like to kick it in their yoga pants.
I have picked some amazing ideas for you to inexpensively create fabulous decor for your Thanksgiving day table. These ideas are sure ways to stun your family and friends.