I have featured all of the below on my links page but since you might not make your way there, I thought I would put these links out here on front street. This is just the beginning too. I am endorsing all of these things solely based on my loving them. If you have a place, product, or anything else worthwhile that you think should be reviewed, please drop me a line.
Super cool stuff that you didn’t know you NEEDED to know about:
Alaska Airlines – My favorite airline. When you call, you speak to real human beings, normally in Idaho (yes, that’s a state in the USA). Also, in times of need, they are incredibly gracious with waiving fees and actually taking care of their customers. Their credit card is excellent too. Great perks, such as a free companion fare every year, and no foreign transaction fees.
Alden’s Organic Ice Cream – Delicious ice cream that is made the way it should be, by respecting the cows who provide the base of your ice cream elixir. Grab yourself a quart and keep it all to yourself 🙂
Chanel Nail Polish – Because of my job (both my actual occupation and place of employment shall remain unnamed), I need to keep my nails simple and clean. Chanel Nail Polish in Ballerina is the perfect color; I feel feminine while still maintaining a simple, respectable look.
Coyuchi – Very expensive organic bedding/clothing company but based on the one insanely soft blanket I bought from them, very well worth it. I am starting a piggy bank so I can buy Hugo and I some new bed sheets from here in 2025.
Living on the Earth – Bill Duesing’s essays speak the conscience of the environmental movement in Connecticut. For years I have clipped and saved them for inspiration. Duesing reminds us that the simplest pleasures of life bring the most personal happiness and the greatest harmony with nature. — Representative Mary Mushinshy, Assistant Majority Leader, Connecticut General Assembly
Perfect Bar – THE BEST PROTEIN BAR EVER!! I survive on these almost daily.
Pesticide Action Network – Support the work they do for our earth by donating a few dollars, signing their petitions or both.
San Jorge Eco-Lodges & Botanical Reserves – 1,700 species of birds, 65 hummingbird species, 15 waterfalls, 14 unique ecosystems, 7 private birding reserves, 4 unique eco-lodges and not one good reason why you shouldn’t visit this magical place in Ecuador.
Teeccino – Amazing coffee alternative. Really enjoyable at night when you are craving a hot cup of coffee but aren’t interested in late-night caffeine. Sprinkle a little cinnamon and stir in a little whole milk. Delish!
Uncommon Goods – Cool online boutique for unique gifts.