Articles by: Soyo Hong

Ecology

A Garden in an Abandoned Desert Swimming Pool: An Oasis of Food

A Garden in an Abandoned Desert Swimming Pool: An Oasis of Food

A self-sustaining ecosystem capable of thriving in Mesa’s harsh desert climate using only a tenth of the water that traditional agriculture uses.

by × January 21, 2016 × 0 comments

Health Is Beauty

Rose Quartz and Serenity: Pantone’s 2016 Shades for Sex Toys, Ecofashion, and Natural Beauty

Rose Quartz and Serenity: Pantone’s 2016 Shades for Sex Toys, Ecofashion, and Natural Beauty

There’s no doubt that we will be seeing both of these beautiful hues everywhere as the year progresses.

by × January 19, 2016 × 0 comments

Fair Fashion

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Time for a Retail Cleanse! The 2016 Shop Drop Challenge

The truth is that you can’t buy your way out of a bad situation.

by × January 13, 2016 × 0 comments

Escapes

5 Legit, Free Ways to Be Kinder to Yourself—and the Planet—in 2016

5 Legit, Free Ways to Be Kinder to Yourself—and the Planet—in 2016

We’ve put together a handy list to help you maximize the new year and the potential that it brings!

by × January 7, 2016 × 0 comments

Op/Ed

Sorry Not Sorry: How to Stop Apologizing So Much and Project Confidence

Sorry Not Sorry: How to Stop Apologizing So Much and Project Confidence

Saying that you are sorry has more or less been part of womanhood since forever.

by × January 5, 2016 × 0 comments

Ecology

What Is It to Be #HUMAN? Jane Goodall’s Answer Touched Us

What Is It to Be #HUMAN? Jane Goodall’s Answer Touched Us

What makes us human?

by × December 29, 2015 × 0 comments

Op/Ed

Affirmative Overreaction: Frustrated by Fisher

Affirmative Overreaction: Frustrated by Fisher

The lack of discussion about Fisher’s personal vendetta against affirmative action programs is very telling of mainstream feminism’s inexperience with how race and feminism intersect.

by × December 28, 2015 × 0 comments

Fair Fashion

Shop Local: In NYC, 10 Awesome Options

Shop Local: In NYC, 10 Awesome Options

A quick intro to the wonderful selection of designers and brands that were featured.

by × December 17, 2015 × 3 comments

Health Is Beauty

Hello Beautiful! Shea Glover’s Guerilla Body Positivity Makes Us Smile!

Hello Beautiful! Shea Glover’s Guerilla Body Positivity Makes Us Smile!

People are funny creatures. We’re brought up to understand that if you can’t say something nice then we shouldn’t say anything at all. But what happens […]

by × December 14, 2015 × 0 comments

Fair Fashion

Ethical Athleisure Wear: Eco-Chick’s Holiday Gift Guide #4

Ethical Athleisure Wear: Eco-Chick’s Holiday Gift Guide #4

Perfect pieces to practice (whatever you love) in.

by × December 14, 2015 × 1 comment