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Grow Create Inspire - In Italy

by: EJ on 10/03/2016

Today's blog post is from Crystal Stevens, co-manager of La Vista CSA farm, and author of the just released Grow, Create, Inspire: Crafting a Joyful Life of Beauty and Abundance.  Crystal and her husband Eric were sponsored by their local slow food chapter to attend the Terra Madre Salone del Gusto in Italy.

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Hiroshima Peace Declaration

by: EJ on 08/18/2016

The atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki was seventy-one years ago, in 1945.  And every year since 1947 the City of Hiroshima has held a Peace Festival, in the hopes that the Festival would develop into an event on a global scale and that it would help to convey Hiroshima’s desire for lasting peace to the people of the world.

Matsui Kazumi, …

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How Can I Buy Ethical Clothing on a Budget?

by: Kiana on 07/07/2016

Looking for affordable, yet ethically minded clothing on a budget? As part of our Summer Sale 2016, we are featuring Kate Black’sMagnifeco: Your Head-to-toe Guide to Ethical Fashion and Non-toxic Beauty. From hair and beauty products to shoes and footwear, you can feel better about everything you put on your body with this great read and be — …

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The Dude Who Keeps Making a Difference

by: Kiana on 07/04/2016

To keep you inspired to do good this summer and be active, have a look at Dude Making a Difference: Bamboo Bikes, Dumpster Dives and Other Extreme Adventures Across America, featured in our Summer Sale 2016. Receive 35% discount on all our books right now by entering Summer16 at the checkout when ordering online. Valid from July 1st- 10th. 

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When ‘made in China’ is Really ‘made in North Korea’

by: Madhu on 07/03/2016

You care about ethical fashion and non-toxic beauty products, but sometimes it’s difficult to sort out who makes what, where, and what’s in it. With summer shopping around the corner, now is a great time to pick up Kate Black’s influential book, Magnifeco: Your Head-to-toe Guide to Ethical Fashion and Non-toxic Beauty to help you make …

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