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2020-05-05

I’ve been thinking a lot about laundry lately, and it’s not entirely because I always seem to be faced with piles that need to be washed, folded, or put away (although yes, that is my reality!)….no, laundry has been on my mind because I think I am slowly coming to the realization that I’m doing too much of it. Let me explain. While pregnant with my daughter, I became aware of the world of ethical, environmentally-responsible children’s clothing made from natural materials, in large part due to this very blog. I started to make careful and thoughtful purchases, and to look into the companies behind the clothes themselves. I prioritized natural fibers, small and ethical production, and companies who were...

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As we’ve all been told to practice social distancing, suddenly, we have a need for enough comfy stay-at-home clothing to last us a week

But pajamas won’t cut it. Your roommates or partner will be taking funny Instagram stories of you learning how to cook on the fly, or your cat being cute in your lap. You’ll have to get on conference calls, plus wear real clothes to walk to the dog, get some fresh air, or check in on your elderly neighbors. So for the next two weeks, our rule is this: Dress as if you’re going on a long-haul flight. You want to be comfortable, and your clothes to be comforting. But you’ll be seen by the outside world, so they have to be somewhat appropriate. We’ve put together a list of sustainable and ethical sweats, loungewear, and casual clothing that will...

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