Author: Jill Homiak, editor

Eco Friendly Jewelry: A Made in USA Source Guide

Stay in style with eco friendly jewelry. Here are the sources for made in USA eco friendly jewelry. This is a source list you'll want to keep on hand for gifts or splurges you can feel good about. Eco Friendly Jewelry: Made in the USA Jewelry With a Mission: Eco Lustre The Eco Lustre website is completely dedicated to stocking only made in USA eco jewelry. Eco Lustre offers various types of eco-friendly jewelry that is made by indie designers from sustainable, recycled materials, and all the jewelry is handcrafted in the USA. From contemporary, modern, and classic styles, you'll undoubtedly find pieces...

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Hey Sexy, Don’t Miss Our Ultimate Source List for Lingerie Made in the USA

Ladies, share this post with your special someone right now. Don't want to wait for a gift? I'll vouch for you…your splurge purchase is actually an investment in the hard-hit American garment industry.  We have an entire list of lingerie made in the USA for you, recently updated and ready for shopping. Once again, our favorite source for a wide range of lingerie and women's underwear made in the USA is Nordstrom. In addition to the brands on our source list, click our preset search for made in USA lingerie at Nordstrom. Always check the product details to confirm...

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Our Favorite Whole30 Restaurants, Listed By City

One way to “Buy American” is by spending your money on experiences like dining out rather than spending on imported “stuff”. If that's not enough to lessen your guilt over eating out, we're making sticking to the Whole30 challenge easier by starting a list of Whole30 restaurants, listed by city. (Add your own in the comments and we'll update the list periodically.) You might have to make substitutions to make sure entrees are compliant with the challenge and food restrictions, but these restaurants are making it easier than ever. Don't miss our Whole30 challenge tips and extensive list of Whole30...

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Best Things To Do in New Orleans #NOLAUnlocked

I fell in love with New Orleans in a way I didn't even anticipate. The city is friendly, slow paced, and full of all kinds of indulgence. There is something for everyone to love. Brennan's is a New Orleans restaurant tradition since 1946. Chef Slade Rushing's innovative Creole menu borrows influences from French and Spanish ancestry with modern updates and distinct seasonal offerings. We suggest enjoying brunch with the restaurant's fresh french press coffee. Cafe du Monde is the original French market cafe stand since 1862. Indulge in French style beignets topped with a mountain of powdered sugar. Enjoy them...

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Giveaway: $100 to Visionworks, Enter for a Chance To Win

How did Back to School season sneak up so fast this year!? If you've been putting off your annual eye-exam, like I usually do, we're bringing you a reason not to with this Visionworks giveaway. With kids, teens and college students headed back to school, shop back-to-school frame styles at Visionworks and be sure to get lenses tinted through the in-store lens lab. Blue light, also known as high energy visible (HEV) light, is a type of lightwith short wavelengths emitting a higher energy. Aside from sunlight, digital screens – like those of TVs, computers/laptops, smart phones and tablets – are...

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