• By The Ethical Consumerista

    At last, our country’s proudest holiday, and one of the most fun during the summer, is right around the corner. Fourth of July parties, barbeques, and every type of get together are being planned nationwide as we speak.

    If you’re not organizing one yourself, you’ll surely be invited to one, and no one wants to be that person who comes to a party empty handed. But cooking can be hard and stressful, right?

    Not with these easy and quick –to-prepare side dishes and appetizers that require few ingredients. And because you don’t want to bring a dish no one likes to the potluck, here are four crowd-pleasers that will make you the hero.

    And speaking of heroes, by choosing ethical products at the right stores, you will be supporting companies who pay a living wage and treat their employees well.