You may have seen the stories circulating— folks are complaining that Honest sunscreen doesn't work. They're upset because they selected Honest (Jessica Alba's company) as a non-toxic alternative they … [Read More...]
There never was an apple, in Adam's opinion,
that wasn't worth the trouble you got into for eating it.
-Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, Good Omens
When I was a kid, I wasn't much of an apple … [Read More...]
Do you have a recycling bin in your bathroom?
Only 10% of Americans do, compared to a surprisingly respectable 45% who have one in their kitchen (honestly, I never would have guessed that high a … [Read More...]
Right now the greenest thing for me to do is to keep on driving the minivan I currently own, but I’d love to make my next car purchase as environmentally sound as possible— safety will also be a top priority. But, well, having sexy lines and a smooth ride doesn’t hurt either. Every year the expert […]
When anxious, uneasy and bad thoughts come, I go to the sea, and the sea drowns them out with its great wide sounds, cleanses me with its noise, and imposes a rhythm upon everything in me that is bewildered and confused. -Rainer Maria Rilke Every time we go to the beach I have all these […]
Life starts all over again when it gets crisp in the fall.
—F. Scott Fitzgerald
Fall makes me nervous. Oh, it cleverly distracts you with jewel tones and costume making and apple picking and all the … [Read More...]
I am struck by the simplicity of light in the atmosphere in the autumn, as if the earth absorbed none, and out of this profusion of dazzling light came the autumnal tints. -Henry David Thoreau I still hate running, but it’s hard to stay mad at this view; the days are shorter, but the […]
What really knocks me out is a book that, when you’re all done reading it, you wish the author that wrote it was a terrific friend of yours and you could call him up on the phone whenever you felt like it. That doesn’t happen much, though. ― J.D. Salinger, The Catcher in the Rye […]