Sustainability Blog

What’s truly the burn?

Sustainable Living

Candles and scents are an excellent way to relax, set ambiance, and calm the mind. However, did you know the potential harm of what you may be burning. Not all candles are created equal and we discuss some of the benefits and potential drawbacks of using the right candles in your home.

The Cavanagh House

The Cavanagh House – Sustainable Community Support in Baltimore

Sustainable Living

The Cavanagh House is a 501c3 organization who provides individuals the training, support, and opportunities needed to learn a trade and gain a career. Through their free trades program, their mission is focused around helping individuals gain financial stability. They offer hands on training in the fields of Upholstery, Sewing, and Surface Pattern Design.

Kaylaan is the Nepalese word for, "Wishing you good health"

Supplier Spotlight: Kaylaan


Deepti and Wells are the founders of Kaylaan toothpaste tablets. Kaylaan is the Nepalese way to say, ‘wishing you good health,’ and they sincerely mean it. Come explore this company that is looking out for your oral health as well as its environmental impact.

Supplier Spotlight: Mother Truffula


Laura started making her own personal care products when she was pregnant with her son, Leif. Her curiosity and love of plant-based products eventually lead Laura to create her Mother Truffula line of handmade products. Six years later, Laura is still creating these products by hand for her customers and her family.

Supplier Spotlight: Solyd


Tessa has creatively engineered a homemade all-purpose cleaner in a powdered form. This ingenious method that she calls Solyd comes in a fully biodegradable bag and is environmentally friendly.

Lora's Beauty

Supplier Spotlight: Lora’s Beauty


Lora from Lora’s Beauty has repurposed her basement to cold process the soaps she makes for her business. Here we feature this fantastic supplier and some of her excitement in creating her wonderful handmade product.