iOS app Android app

Conscious Consumer

Use Your Consumer Power to Clean Up Cruelty in 2015

Monica Engebretson | Posted 02.09.2015 | Green
Monica Engebretson

Whether we like it or not, consumerism shapes many aspects of our society. Put a little differently, the way we spend our money communicates our beliefs, values, and interests.

Astoria Characters: The Vegan Blogger

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 05.21.2013 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Kelly, who just turned 28 and wears a glass-encased live root around her neck, makes her living helping companies grow conscious lifestyle brands online. Her road to conscious consumerism started in, of all places, Long Island, the land of conspicuous consumption.

How Becoming a Conscious Consumer Changed My Life

Jessica Marati | Posted 09.21.2011 | Impact
Jessica Marati

At the beginning of this year, I made a resolution. I felt the urgent, desperate, need to shake up the hedonistic patterns I'd developed during my first year living in New York City.

What Is A Conscious Consumer?

ElephantJournal.com | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

In the name of living our yoga, we spend more money on organic items, buy fair-trade and goods made in the USA, and we donate our old yoga mats to tho...