Topic: shopping

Get Your Sweat On With A Pair Of These Exciting, Bright Running Shoes

Get Your Sweat On With A Pair Of These Exciting, Bright Running Shoes

As somebody who does not particularly enjoy running, sometimes I need a little extra motivation. While I don’t love wearing cute or “flattering” (i.e. slimming) exercise wear, I do really love putting on a pair of efficient shoes that also has an appearance I find appealing. It’s just oddly nice to look down and see my feet moving quickly in a color I love; it just encourages that extra bit of productivity, for some reason.

So, for you fellow flash-loving folks, I’ve found some spectacular, bright running shoes! More »

My 8 Favorite Pieces From The New H&M Conscious Collection

My 8 Favorite Pieces From The New H&M Conscious Collection

I’m a pretty huge fan of H&M, as I am often on a fairly low budget for clothing, yet really love shopping every once in a while. Over the past couple years, I have been especially impressed by their selection of organic clothing (the only suit I own, an off-white one, is actually from the collection they released in 2010). Now, the newest H&M Conscious Collection is out and it looks really fantastic for summer/fall. More »

Introducing Alloro, A Clothing Line Specifically For Breast Cancer Survivors

Introducing Alloro, A Clothing Line Specifically For Breast Cancer Survivors

As we’ve heard from breast cancer survivors before, finding clothing that fits well after a mastectomy or double mastectomy can be very tough. Coupled with the emotional changes that a survivor goes through, these frustrations can be extremely difficult to come to terms with, as they’re a constant reminder of the traumatic experience that person has gone through. But two women are trying to change this. More »

Support Small Business Saturday: 7 Gifts That Are Better From Small Businesses

Support Small Business Saturday: 7 Gifts That Are Better From Small Businesses

There’s a misconception that small businesses are always selling things for high prices; in fact, lots of smaller stores will actually bargain with you on prices and have their own great sales. So, why not put down the 15 all-the-same ornaments from the giant bargain store and instead hop downtown, uptown or even online to find some great gifts? Plus, you’ll be getting a one-of-a-kind gift for the one-of-a-kind people in your life. Everybody wins! More »

Cyber Monday Etsy Sales: Save On Green And Gourmet Goods

Cyber Monday Etsy Sales: Save On Green And Gourmet Goods

Etsy artisans are rocking some killer Black Friday sales — including many that are ongoing through November 26, aka ‘Cyber Monday.’ Yesterday I rounded up some of my favorite Etsy shop sales on clean beauty products. Today, Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales from Etsy’s ‘plants and edibles’ section —- think infused honey elixirs, vegan fudge, organic teas and heirloom seeds. More »