We just picked up our seasonal selection of pool floats (what? We’ve been busy!), because last year’s obviously didn’t survive the winter… which got us thinking: with all of these plastic inflatables floating around (which seem made to fall apart at a moment’s notice), there...

We love mineral-based sunscreens as an effective and, above all, safe method for keeping the ravages of sun damage at bay (for more on that, read this article we wrote on the subject). But, for anyone who has dabbled in the mineral sunscreen world, it...

While some recognize Chicago as the gritty backdrop for some of TV’s most popular dramas, from SHOWTime’s Shameless to HBO’s The Chi, most might not know of the city’s staunch commitment to being “an environmentally-friendly destination.” For nearly 20 years, Chicago has worked hard to...

Whether you’re a seasoned yogi looking to expand your community or a novice eager to learn more, yoga festivals are an amazing opportunity to meet like-minded people interested in deepening their skill set. Here, we provide a list of the top 5 yoga festivals in...

Summertime is the perfect time to dine “al fresco,” and we’ve got everything you need to green your meal on-the-go. Whether you’re planning a full day escape or taking a mid-day break in the sunshine, these top picks make any meal waste-free and Mother Nature-approved. Bo-ho...

Hold the Chippendales dancers, bring on the breathtaking vistas. Your bachelorette weekend getaway has got to have two things, good friends and Zen. A little luxe doesn't hurt either, well at least not when Verte Luxe points the way. So here, without further adieu 5, count them...