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Starbucks Eco-frustration

Starbucks Eco-frustration

Full Disclosure: About once a week I go to Starbucks. I hide my head in shame (hey, I protested Starbucks putting locals out of business […]

by × April 15, 2008 × 32 comments

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I'm Blogging for Elle's Green Issue!

I'm Blogging for Elle's Green Issue!

Go check it out! I’m the guest-blogger for Elle Magazine’s annual Green issue (on newsstands the month of April)! I’ll be reposting some of my […]

by × April 13, 2008 × 3 comments

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Green Goes to the Dogs

Green Goes to the Dogs

I already have an Earth Day outfit picked out for myself (vintage jacket, organic cotton 7’s, recycled jellies from Melissa), but what about my faithful […]

by × April 10, 2008 × 2 comments

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Mon Petit Oiseau

Mon Petit Oiseau

Organic Cotton Cassie Dress Organic cotton tank I have two much-beloved items from Mon Petit Oiseau; my only white dress (with adorable silver threading) and […]

by × April 4, 2008 × 2 comments

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Treeless Squirrel: Funny But True!

This isn’t put together by a nonprofit, or anyone trying to sell anything, it’s just some guy trying to get folks to plant a damn […]

by × April 4, 2008 × 1 comment

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Good News Bears

Good News Bears

For Long-Time Readers of Eco Chick, The Good News Bears Are Back! There’s a bevy of great green news I want to share with you […]

by × April 3, 2008 × 1 comment

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Avant-Garde Jewish (Eco)Fashion

Avant-Garde Jewish (Eco)Fashion

All photos by Dan Sieradski That’s model Oksana Baiul (former Olympic medal skater) in one of Okunov’s designs As part of their Off the Wall […]

by × March 30, 2008 × 0 comments

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Witnessing a Rape

Witnessing a Rape

This image of razed rainforest in Brazil’s Mato Grasso that’s now planted with soybeans (from which to make fuel) is my definition of a travesty. […]

by × March 30, 2008 × 9 comments

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Paris Hilton and Eco Chick Snuggle Up…..

…..on Zaproot’s latest green news you can use. I’m thinking this is as close as we will ever get to the Princess of Perpetual Palaver, […]

by × March 30, 2008 × 0 comments

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Why Not Weed Killer?

Why Not Weed Killer?

I’ve recently been told weed killer is something to avoid using in the yard. But does a little really hurt? —David Simons, Portland, OR A […]

by × March 28, 2008 × 2 comments