Posts in Small Shop Love
Small Shop Love: Interview with Kate of ENSEMBL (stacking sustainable cookware)

I had the pleasure of connecting with Kate, the creator and owner of ENSEMBL earlier this year. As a city-living small space dweller she became frustrated with the small kitchens of her apartments but instead of complaining she set to work creating a sustainable line of stacking cookware. I was so impressed by her passion and ingenuity I asked if she would be open to a conversation here. And luckily she was!

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Fewer Things: Holiday Gifts for Kids

I think we can all agree that Christmas is going to feel a bit different this year. Whether it is smaller family gatherings, no parties and challenges shopping. But instead of dwelling on what we can’t have, I want to focus on the positives. I think this year is a great opportunity to make a shift away from tons of gifts and a move toward less consumption and more thoughtful local and sustainably focused gifts.

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Sustainable Holiday Outfits for Kids

With October just ended, thoughts are slowly turning to the holiday season. I’ve never really bought the kids Holiday outfits. It helps that our extended families are pretty casual about get togethers. But it also helps to have a couple of good pieces that can be worn all the time but easily dressed up. This makes a lot more sense to me than buying a dress for a couple wears

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