Organic Spa Blog

ASKO Dishwasher to Reduce Environmental Footprint in RRGH

When it came to appliances, Bev Maloney-Fischback knew that it was important to choose ASKO for its commitment to energy conservation. The Rocky River Green Home will feature an Energy-Star certified ASKO dishwater. The D5894XXL

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Eco-Ballet Flats for Spa Style and Yoga Studios

OKA b. sent me their newest rainproof, eco-chic ballet flats (called “The Taylor $45, at right) made from recycled materials, and while the size 8 didn’t fit me (they run really small), they are

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Botanical notecards from El Salvador that double as wall art

Handwritten notes might not be the most eco-friendly way to say “thank you” or “congratulations” in today’s digital age. But there are too many occasions where e-mail, twitter, or facebook messages are simply not

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A Haven of Natural Beauty, Delicious Food and Lessons in Awareness

By Leena Oijala Our small homestead known as Myrtle Glen Farm sits in beautiful rural southwestern Oregon. Temperate rain forests cover much of the land here, with a mountain river, the calls of kingfishers, herons,

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The Real Path to Fitness: Fitness Advice from an Expert

By Jennie Green, Guest Blogger Women often tell me that they love my aqua fitness line and they’re excited to place an order … just as soon as they lose 30 (or however many) pounds. Ladies: Forgive

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Biodegradable laundry detergent for eco-fabrics

Target is a retail store with contemporary designs at affordable prices. Occasionally I’m thrilled to find eco-friendly items as well like organic bedding. The Target home 325 thread count organic cotton collection is made

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Do Yoga in the Buff, on a Bluff?

At first I thought the spa invitation said “Do Yoga in the Buff,” and the last thing in the world I want to do is perform my favorite yoga postures totally on the nude

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Recycling Shower & Washer Water

Grey water- what is it and why does it matter? Grey water is wastewater that is typically generated from domestic activities such as laundry, dishwashing and bathing. The good thing about grey water is

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The Green Guy’s Perfect Day: The Broadmoor

The Green Guy’s Perfect Day: The Broadmoor

For anyone passing through Colorado Springs, The Broadmoor has been the place to stay for almost a hundred years.

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Organic Ingredients and Herb Gardens in Central Mexico

Mexico’s first “Apothecary Concierge” lives at Spa Matilda in San Miguel De Allende, Mexico, and takes the spa experience to a new level of mind-body personalization.  “Guests are involved every step of the way,

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