Author: Sarah Wagner, founder

American Girl Fail: It doesn’t have to be this way.

Would you be surprised or not at all surprised if I told you that every single thing sold by American Girl is made in China?  At USA Love List, we generally prefer to focus on the positive. We could keep ourselves busy all day long griping about the American companies giving their jobs to workers overseas, but we all know that story and it is not uplifting to read. But the absurdity of American Girl, and the reaction of their staff when I mentioned it, have stayed with me. Would you be surprised if I told you that every...

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I’ve got something new to brag about: I Buy American (or at least I try)

True confession time. I'm a bargain shopper. There is just so much great stuff out there to buy. I love to hunt for bargains as a way to filter out the majority of the overwhelming range of products on the market. Or maybe that's just another way of to brag that… I am cheap. However, in recent years, my interest in finding and supporting companies manufacturing in the USA has caused me to reflect more carefully on my deal-seeking mentality. Recently I caught a fantastic article on the Huffington Post by Annching Wang titled, “Why You Need to Stop Bragging About How...

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Giveaway: Win a Men’s Grooming Gift Set from Every Man Jack

We are already looking ahead to Father's Day and we've teamed up with Every Man Jack to offer a gift any man in your life will love. Get to know this made in USA product line and choose any or all of the many different ways to enter and win. I've been looking for a natural, yet affordable line of grooming products for my husband that would make him feel fresh and smell like a man. I finally found it.  There are a few mass market men's grooming lines which have become wildly popular among teens and young men....

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Yoga Supplies: All made in the USA. Namaste.

We are thrilled to report that you can find everything you need for yoga, all made in the USA. This is the year to make sure your yoga gear is American made so you can trust that the materials used will be good for you and for the earth. One of the first things a yoga instructor will tell you is to clear your mind.  But who made your yoga mat? And under what kinds of working conditions? Who made your yoga mat? And under what kinds of working conditions? Click To Tweet Yoga Supplies: All Made in the...

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Make Egg Salad With Your Made in USA Mixer – We LOVE This Ultra-Clever Trick!

I read a lot of recipes, tips, and helpful hints, but today is the day that I found the best, most perfectly timed tip ever. I tried it. It worked perfectly. Read on to find out the trick to make Egg Salad the fast and easy way, and you get to use your Made in USA KitchenAid Mixer too! This is so simple, it is silly, but my friend Darla DeMorrow of HeartWork Organizing posted this on Facebook and I had one of those “Why didn't I think of that??” moments. Here it is. Use Your KitchenAid Mixer to Make...

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