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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Best Wedding Gifts, Made in the USA

When friends and relatives get married, we're thrilled for them, but it usually means giving a substantial gift. The key to giving American-made wedding gifts is knowing which brands to look for on the registry and having some off-registry favorites. These are ours. Don’t miss our other lists of American made wedding gift ideas;  Eco-Friendly Wedding Gift Ideas, All American Made,  Best Bridal Shower Gifts, Made in the USA and American Made Wedding Gifts: Things They Didn't Put On Their Registry Best Wedding Gifts, Made in the USA Lime & Leaf Bedding, Pillows, Throws, Home Decor Items Lime & Leaf offers a beautiful selection of...

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Safe Dog Treats You Can Trust: A Made In USA Source Guide

The FDA reports that over 600 dogs have died and thousands of other cats and dogs have gotten sick after eating dog treats made in China. Please, save and share this list of American made dog treats.  Don't Compromise on Quality for your Pets This is one area where you can find everything you need for your fur friends, made by companies you can trust, made in the USA. If you can't find something you need for your pet: food, treats, beds, toys, ask us and we will point you to pet products you can trust. Don't miss Dog Supplies...

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Giveaway: $25 Gift Box for Cabot Creamery Cheese

One of our favorite American companies has offered our readers the chance to win a $25 gift box loaded with their all American made cheese. Cabot Creamery is a cooperative of 1,100 dairy farm families located throughout New York and New England. They manage four plants in three states, employing over 1,000 people, who make “The World's Best” cheeses and dairy products. You can buy their products in one of four Cabot Stores, at a grocer near you or online. Since 1919, generations of farm families who own Cabot Creamery Cooperative have taken great pride in producing world class cheese. Now 1,200 strong throughout...

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7 Easy Ways to Celebrate Labor Day Mindfully

Labor Day is one of those holidays where the meaning has been lost over the years. It is the traditional end of summer and a day for backyard barbecues with friends and family. But is was originally created as a day to honor the American worker. That's something we try to do every day at USA Love List when we celebrate the very best of what's made in the USA. Here are seven more ways to celebrate Labor Day now and into autumn: Plan a fall day trip to a farm or a factory tour Look ahead to the gifts...

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