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Goodlifer: Startup Stories: Seamly.co - Local, Resourceful, Community-Powered Fashion

Startup Stories: Seamly.co – Resourceful, Community-Powered Fashion

A few years ago, Kristin Glenn and a friend successfully raised $64,000 on Kickstarter to domestically produce an innovative multi-use garment called The Versalette. As she was introduced to the fashion industry and apparel…

Goodlifer: in.gredients - a zero-Waste Food Store in Austin, Texas

in.gredients – A Zero Waste Food Store in Austin, Texas

You may have heard the rule about shopping on the perimeter of the grocery store to find the healthy stuff. One grocery store in Austin, Texas, has taken this to the next level…

Goodlifer: The Sandy Hook Promise

The Sandy Hook Promise

Few of us have forgotten about what happened in Newtown, Connecticut, on December 14th of last year. The tragic event at the Sandy Hook Elementary School left twenty children, four teachers and two…

Goodlifer: People for Urban Progress

People for Urban Progress – Using Design to Improve Life in Cities

Based in Indianapolis, People for Urban Progress (PUP, for short) is a non-profit organization that successfully uses design and nostalgic ephemera to promote and advance public transit, environmental awareness, and urban design. It’s a…

The Lexicon of Sustainability

No matter how educated we are in various areas of sustainability, it’s easy to sometimes get stuck in the terminology of it all, especially since so much good stuff is going on. This…

Zimride – A Community-Powered Ridesharing Platform That Can Keep Cars Off the Road

We all have somewhere to go, the question is: how do we get there? Services like Zipcar are becoming more popular every day, but how can we utilize all the cars that are…

Goodlifer: Lend, Borrow & Sharing Services

Lend, Borrow & Sharing Services: Changing our Relationship with Stuff

Humans like to own things, and for long we have equaled possessions with success and satisfaction. But does stuff really make us happier? As someone who just moved a 1.5 bedroom apartment and…

Goodlifer: Here We Grow

Here We Grow

Craig King has been involved in the natural foods movement since its early days in Southern California. Influenced by his grandfather who was a chef and grocer, King grew up developing a great…

Goodlifer: Veggie Trader - A Consumer Market Place for Fresh Produce

Veggie Trader – A Consumer Marketplace for Fresh Produce

The newly launched online marketplace Veggie Trader is best thought of as a Craigslist for not just vegetables, but also fruits, herbs, nuts, seeds and plants. People with home gardens can create listings…

Goodlifer: Community Supported Agriculture

Community Supported Agriculture

Living in a big city, it is very easy to have no relationship whatsoever with the food that we eat every day. We go to the grocery store, the deli or the bodega…

Goodlifer: Habana Outpost - A Weekend Destination in Brooklyn

Habana Outpost – A Weekend Destination in Brooklyn

This past weekend, Habana Outpost celebrated its season opening with an Earth Day Expo, featuring kids’ activities, outdoor film screenings, an eco fashion show, workshops, local vendor booths and live music.

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