Monthly Archives: October 2011

Using Essential Oils

Essential oils can improve your mood and clear your mind with plant-derived fragrances. For instance, choose peppermint to cheer holiday gatherings, lavender to bring deep sleep, and orange to freshen the air. Use our Essential Oils to create spa-inspired gifts, … Continue reading

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Thank You, Gardeners!

As Product Testing and Research Coordinator, I test, test, and retest our products in the backyard of our headquarters in Burlington, VT, to make sure they work for our customers. Harvest results from one of our testers, Lucinda Trombly, who … Continue reading

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Update: White-Nose Syndrome

White-nose syndrome (WNS) has decimated the bat population in the eastern U.S. since 2006. There are no solutions yet, but there are reasons for hope. Nina Fascione, executive director of Bat Conservation International, gives an update on the disease. Little … Continue reading

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Made in the USA

From time to time, a customer will ask us why more of our products aren’t made in the United States. The fact is, we try to buy from producers and manufacturers here in the U.S., and we get more of … Continue reading

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