Candles

Green Steal of the Day: Huge Home Sale at Pure Citizen Thumbnail

Pure Citizen is one of those sites that you just can't help but love. It is a "Deal a Day" site in the spirit of Groupon, Gilt Groupe and others, but with one important distinction: Pure Citizen offers only eco-friendly products. The sales generally last 24 hours, except on weekends or for special events, and…

It’s in the Details: Arroyo Collection by Amenity Thumbnail

Now that I have a whole apartment to decorate, I've begun to notice a trend. I never finish one room before trying to move on to the next. The furniture is mostly there (except for the living room, thanks to a move-in mishap), and I've even put up window treatments. But none of the rooms…

Who Needs Air Fresheners When You’ve Got Soy Delites? Thumbnail

My husband and I are certified candle connoisseurs. OK...maybe we're not certified, but we have a thing for candles. Natural, nontoxic ones, that is. So when Soy Delites contacted me to send samples for my review, I couldn't say no. And let me tell you, I wasn't disappointed. Not all soy candles are created equal…

If there is one thing I have learned throughout this journey toward green living, it is that all products are not created equal. Some people think I am crazy when I refuse to use a product that looks as innocuous as a typical candle. After all, if they smell good, they must be cleaning the…

My husband loves incense and uses it all the time, in every room and even in the car. I'm not quite as partial to the musky fragrance, but I know he loves it. The problem is that the ashes end up everywhere, particularly because he has a habit of putting the incense sticks in random…