Fair Trade Pad ThaiNo CommentsRead more
In celebration of World Fair Trade Day, we made Pad Thai (surprise!) This year’s theme was “Live Fair, one product at a time.” While meandering the aisles of our local grocery store, a fair trade label caught our eye on a package of King Soba Pad Thai Noodles. We were inspired!
Fair Trade Pineapple & Carrot CakeNo CommentsRead more
Springtime is here, so let’s eat cake! Everyone really enjoyed how moist this carrot cake was, and it is made with easy-to-find fair trade ingredients. This cake would be a delicious way to celebrate mom on Mother’s Day (hint hint!)
Fair Trade Beauty Products Choose People Over ProfitsNo CommentsRead more
When it comes to the cosmetics industry, fair trade beauty products are head and shoulders above the rest. Fair trade beauty companies like Alaffia put people and their wellness at the top of their priorities.
Fair Trade Snickerdoodle PieNo CommentsRead more
For Pi Day (3-14), we have made something that is definitely pie, based on an irresistible cookie! Eating snickerdoodles in pie form (with gooey cinnamon) is now our favorite way to eat them.
One Pan Gingerbread CupcakesNo CommentsRead more
Decorated in pink icing for a special Valentine’s Day treat, these cupcakes have an intense ginger flavor, which is why we like them! It offsets the sweetness of the icing. Don’t skip the fair trade ingredients — look for the Wholesome Sweeteners molasses at your local grocery and check the labels in the spice aisle.
National Soup Month: Help Women ThriveNo CommentsRead more
It’s National Soup Month — a perfect time to focus on the soup mixes that we sell at our stores. Why do we sell them? What we have learned about soup from our partners at Women’s Bean Project in Denver, Co., is that something so simple can be magical and transform lives.
Dressember Part 2: ReflectionsNo CommentsRead more
January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month and we want to let you, our amazing fair trade community, know that while our efforts to combat human trafficking continue all year long, this is a specific time to focus on learning more about what we can do to stop it.
DressemberNo CommentsRead more
It’s Bigger Than a Dress Can a dress change the world? According to Blythe Hill and her group of Dressember…
Spooky Chili DogsNo CommentsRead more
As Halloween approaches, hot dogs wrapped in dough made to look like mummies (“mummy dogs”) are a fun, easy way…
Fair Trade as a Yogic Act1 CommentRead more
“When I shop Fair Trade, I know I am performing a yogic act. I am bringing good to many people and my purchase doesn’t harm anyone. In fact, when I shop Fair Trade, I am voting for a world that is less harmful and more loving. “