Eco-purses: These retreads are no one’s seconds

Calling all fashionistas. With the holiday season approaching, what better way to celebrate than to treat yourself, or an amazing friend, to one of these trendy and more importantly, eco-friendly purses? Over the past few years, more and more fashion designers have been jumping on the green bandwagon by creating purses made from car and bike inner-tube parts. The bags that we stumbled upon below are chic and reasonably priced

Support mom-and-pop shops on Small Business Saturday

These commemorative days keep popping up faster than I can bat at them.
Fall brought a barrage of worthy days that would merit mentioning and which I missed, like America Recycles Day and World Vegetarian Day, though honestly, we should recycle every day and eat as vegetarian as we can, as often as we can if we want to lessen our load on the planet.
Now comes Small Business Saturday. This will be on Nov. 26, the day after Black Friday. So let’s get ready.