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Zodiac Gift Guide

Zodiac Gift Guide

Marimar White-Espin

Shopping for a special someone? Pull up your horoscope app and shop for the perfect gift based on their zodiac sign!   FIRE Aries, Leo, Sagittarius Passionate and creative perfectly describe the Fire sign in your life, and like fire, they need fuel to ignite! Sketchbook: Blank pages to express themselves freely. Fountain Pens: Our colorful fountain pens are perfect for starting a manuscript, doodling or adding some pizzaz to their stationery.   Inks: Ink isn't limited to black or blue, try green, orange, or pink! Bubble Buddy Soap Tray: A place for their favorite soap to be admired, and it's not just a soap tray,...

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Surviving Black Friday

Surviving Black Friday

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Most businesses participate in hosting sales the weekend after Thanksgiving known as Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, and Cyber Monday.  It's the jumpstart to the holiday buying season and with inflation increasing prices, supply chain issues limiting stock of goods, there's plenty of anxiety related to Black Friday shopping. For some, Black Friday is a day where you can get products at a discount, and for many it's a day where things you need become more affordable. While it's easy to vilify Black Friday and those who participate, we need to also hold space for those small business that rely on...

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Host a Zero Waste Friendsgiving

Host a Zero Waste Friendsgiving

Marimar White-Espin

I absolutely adore Friendsgiving! I'm very lucky to live in the same area as my family and extended family, but that's not the case for all my friends. For those who live plane rides away from their family, celebrating on Thanksgiving isn't always in the cards. Flights are expensive, taking time off work is difficult close to the holidays, only to have to fly back out a week later. Then there are those who have a chosen family, the family they also call their friends, and celebrating our community of chosen family is so important. So if you're new to...

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Everything You Need to Make the Most of Sad Girl Autumn

Everything You Need to Make the Most of Sad Girl Autumn

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Close the blinds, wrap yourself in a cozy blanket and blast Joni Mitchell, it's Sad Girl Autumn. But what is Sad Girl Autumn? Whatever you want it to be. Want to spend the season releasing all the negative thoughts and experiences, we support you! Want to take the time to reflect, we'll provide the journaling prompts. Want to wear sweaters and drink tea and look out the rain soaked window, us too! Ultimately Sad Girl Autumn is setting time aside for just you whether it's to grieve or recoup. We have everything you need to make the most of Sad Girl...

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Halloween Costumes From Your Closet

Halloween Costumes From Your Closet

Marimar White-Espin

Love Halloween, but I hate buying a costume and only wearing it once? Luckily there are so many fun and creative costumes you can pull together from items already in your closet. Long sleeve red dress Red dresses are not only for Valentine's day, but make an excellent base for some creative halloween costumes! Princess Bride: Princess Buttercup Wuthering Heights: Kate Bush  Beetlejuice: Lydia Deetz Inglorious Bastards: Shosanna Dreyfus And vampires of course! Black boots Black boots are so iconic, just pairing it with all leather and slicked back hair, your Trinity from the Matrix. Plus you can wear cozy socks underneath...

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Decorating Sustainably for Autumn

Decorating Sustainably for Autumn

Marimar White-Espin

Transitioning with the planet's seasons and reflecting that into our home decor doesn't mean we need to walk into the fast homeware store and purchase the season's trendiest decor.  We're seeing fast homeware follow a similar path of fast fashion, with fashion fashion retailers adding home sections, such as H&M Home and Urban Outfitters. This over consumption of trends not only burdens the planet and it's resources, it also pressures consumers to spend more. So how can you sustainably decorate your home for autumn, budget friendly, and feel good about it? Check out some of our tips to make your...

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