Entries by apowell

Deck the Halls: Eco-Friendly Holiday Decoration Ideas

Are you dreaming of a green Christmas? We sure are! Though this is a magical time of year, the holiday season is also synonymous with excess in terms of consumption and waste. From gift purchases, food consumption, trashed trees, and increased electricity use—the common practices that help us celebrate the holiday season are also not […]

4 Stylish and Sustainable Gift Wrapping Ideas

From Thanksgiving to New Year’s, the U.S. throws away 25% more trash than any other time of the year. This extra holiday waste amounts to 25 million tons of garbage, which is about 1 million extra tons per week! While the winter season often brings holiday cheer, it also brings much more solid waste to […]

How to Make Your Holiday Dinners More Eco-Friendly

It’s that time of the year again! The holiday season is rolling around, and you know what that means: lots of cooking, cleaning, and eating. Although our traditional holiday plans may look a little different this year, we hope your celebrations are meaningful nonetheless, and Fawn Organics is here to help you make your holiday […]

Clean Beauty Guide: Top 3 Ingredients to Avoid

In a world where we are hyper-sensitive about what we put into our bodies, you think we would be equally concerned about what we put onto it. It’s important to remember that, when it comes to living a healthy lifestyle, what you put onyour body is just as significant as what you put in it. […]

Starting a Home Detox: Where to Begin?

Body detoxes are more popular than ever before as people seek to cleanse and eliminate harmful toxins and chemicals that have built up in their bodies. You may have even heard a friend rave about a skinny tea or water fasting. However, these trendy cleanses rarely target and remove the toxins they seek. A far […]

Why Handmade Matters for You and the Environment

Human impact on the environment is, without a doubt, a universally important subject and, naturally, our impact on the environment has found its way into many aspects of our everyday lives, particularly in the consumer choices we make. Decades of rampant consumerism has created increasingly competitive manufacturers who value fast, cheap, and bulk production processes. […]

Why is Eco-Friendly Packaging So Important?

Each year the average American goes through over 250lbs of plastic waste – most of it comes from food packaging. In fact, the EPA estimates that one-third of America’s municipal solid waste comes from packaging. Both the manufacture of the packaging and the impact of disposing of it contribute to the generation of unfathomable amounts […]