Earthgirl says, "buy local!" Here are some other Vermont-based businesses making a difference in our communities as well as some locally-made products that Megan loves.
Central Vermont Solid Waste Management District
Chittenden Solid Waste District
The Confluence is a community sports center and CrossFit gym. CrossFit is a method of training founded in the roots of human movement and athletics. CrossFit eliminates the expensive machines and elaborate equipment commonly found in health clubs in favor of bodyweight exercises, gymnastics, Olympic weightlifting and sports like running, rowing and skiing. By employing short duration and high intensity workouts while fostering a fun, social and supportive environment, CrossFit trains people of all ages and ability levels to achieve very high levels of whole-body, functional fitness.
Dog River Farm is an organic vegetable and berry farm growing on 30 acres just outside of Montpelier.
Green Seed Herbals is run by Heather Mallory with the help of her family, Seth and Haven. Heather is a community herbalist whose intention and focus has always been to make and provide the finest handcrafted herbal and aromatherapy products. These products are safe, gentle on sensitive skin, and truly effective for the whole family. The herbs are always handled with great care, respect and deep gratitude.
One Revolution is a bicycle based pick-up and delivery service for Burlington Vermont and adjacent communities of Shelburne and Winooski. They provide bike delivery services to include catering delivery, wholesale and retail delivery, grocery delivery, CSA shares, compost and recycling, document delivery and publication distribution.
River Rock School is a progressive, independent, state-recognized day school for children ages 5-14. We offer hand-crafted education in a multi-aged setting. The school was founded in 2003 and maintains a program based on the emergent curriculum model..
Small Dog Electronics' eWaste program educates consumers and helps reduce the amount of computer and electronic waste being improperly discarded.
Vermont Diaper Company offers organic cloth diapers and organic cotton menstrual pads for girls and women: a cheaper, healthier, more environmentally-responsible option for your baby and yourself.
Vermont Girls Collaborative is a network of programs across the state that works together to leverage the power of girls' programs through sharing resources, ideas, and relationships; promote girls' well-being and social equity; and expand the capacity of girls' programs to meet the needs of Vermont girls.
Yoga Mountain Center is Montpelier's premier community-oriented yoga studio in the heart of scenic, downtown, Montpelier, Vermont. We are fueled by the energy, dedication, and inspiration of our teachers and students. Their goal is to provide the best in yoga instruction, from a spectrum of traditions and styles, in a heart-centered, supportive environment.