Urban Chickens: Pets with Benefits

Chickens are just for people who have farms and who can dedicate their lives to caring for the land and their animals.  At the very least, they are for people who have a lot of land and live in the country and have grown up on a farm. They are not for people who live in the city or who work full time or who have zero experience with “farm animals”, right?

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Keisha Gansen
Our Grand Opening!!

This last weekend was the store's Grand Opening - and what a weekend it was! The love and response that the store got was so incredible and I was so thankful to get to be a part of it all. Cindy and Dee have poured their heart and soul into this adventure and truly deserve every second of love and recognition that they received. Thank you to everyone who came out and showed your support! Below are some pictures of the festivities on Friday Night. If you haven't made it to the store yet, make some time in that busy schedule and go see this special, special space. 

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Keisha Gansen
What is "Modern" Home-Keeping?

This week we're gearing up for our Grand Opening at EcoMountain, so what a great time to share with you the real inspiration and motivation for this venture!  The store and our "modern" home-keeping philosophy has its genesis in a day I experienced with my then 8-month old daughter Cindy (our co-founder) that is truly imprinted on my soul... and has helped craft a lot of who I am and how I live.

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Dee Larsen
Scrap Soup: Not All Waste is Trash

Hey Everyone! I'm Cindy Larsen-Arocha, co-founder (along with my cute mom, Dee) and manager of EcoMountain Home Store. Just like my mom, I'm incredibly passionate about eco-friendly living, and one of the areas I focus on is clean-eating. My passion is cooking... I love is showing people how to eat healthy and organic in a way that's delicious, affordable, and with as little waste as possible. That's why I'm excited to be sharing a secret that I use nearly every single week in my house - Scrap Soup! 

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