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Chelsey Killebrew

  • Ethical Shopping

    FOLLAIN: THE QUEST FOR CLEAN BEAUTY

    Our beauty products have absorbed thousands of chemicals, of which the Food and Drug Administration has banned less than a dozen in nearly 90 years. In contrast, the European Union has…

  • Ethical Shopping

    THE TRUE COST FILM REVIEW

    “Is it really democratic to buy a t-shirt for $5 or a pair of jeans for $20? Or are (companies) taking us for a ride? Because they’re making us believe that…

  • Ethical Shopping

    HOW TO ZERO-WASTE WITH ZERO HASTE

    If familiar with the term “zero-waste,” you probably know about the people who share pictures of a single jar filled with their annual trash output. Those well-photographed mason jars prove it’s…

  • Spiritual Adventures

    TOP 5 SELF-HELP BOOKS

    After a few hard-hitting romantic relationships, we tend to carry scars around like reminders of what to expect the next time around. We hope for true love but wait secretly (or…

  • Travel

    THE ADIRONDACK HIGH PEAKS: CASCADE MOUNTAIN

    The two mountain ranges stretching north to south across the U.S. invoke two very different feelings. On the east side, the Appalachians are smooth and rolling, thoroughly explored and intriguing through…

  • Nature Therapy

    MENTAL TRAIL TIPS

    When I woke up, I could immediately feel both eyes were swollen. I was in and out of restless sleep. It felt like I hadn’t actually slept at all but could…

  • Olympic Peninsula
    Nature Therapy Travel

    THE PENINSULA FIX

    A cup hit my chest with a liquid explosion, and I spun to my left yelling, “What the f@*k?!” Lukewarm coffee dripped down the front of my neck and bled into…

  • Travel

    A Jaunt up mount pilchuck

    Vibrant greens layer-caked with silvery rock candy and lichen-glazed boulders — Mount Pilchuck stands like a jagged tower in the clouds. About a mile and a half into a hike to…