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    National Soup Month: Help Women Thrive

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    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.

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  • Festive Gourd Ornaments

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    Festive gourd ornaments make terrific holiday gifts! Learn about how they’re made and the artisans they support in the Andean mountains in Peru.

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  • Summer Getaway

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    Prepping for the perfect summer getaway isn’t easy and can even be stressful, but there’s something fun about the building excitement of packing your bag with just the right essentials for your trip. Wherever your summer adventures take you, we’ve picked some fair trade products to inspire your travels!

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  • Fair Trade Your Spooky Celebrations

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    It’s that time of year for the spooky celebrations of Halloween and Day of the Dead (Día de los Muertos).…

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    Handmade with Pride

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    Many of the items we carry are like works of art, and some are even signed by the creator. This unique feature gives each product its own story and brings the chain of trade full circle.

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    Eangee Leaf Lamps

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    Eangee Home Design works with a small group of artisans in the Philippines to create wonderful home accent lighting that is both eco-friendly and modern. They are some of the coolest lamps you’ll ever see—the highlight is that they are made from real leaves!

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  • Felt Birdhouses: Brighten your Backyard

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    What better way to welcome some winged beauties into your yard than with a whimsical felt birdhouse? They are made entirely with sustainably harvested materials and the birds love them! Read more to see a before and after of a birdhouse in action.

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    Hand in Hand Soap

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    Started in 2011 by a couple with a desire to start a business “based on sustainable giving,” Hand in Hand Soap is a company focused on a holistic approach to fair trade. Courtney and Bill found a problem, and then figured out how they could help. Read more about the incredible impact of their “Buy a Bar, Give a Bar” program.

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    Fair Trade Father’s Day Gifts

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    Father’s Day is one of those tricky Holiday’s – let’s face it, our father’s are usually pretty hard to shop…

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    Fair Trade Dresses for Spring

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    One of our newest employees, Xandra, has an eye for fashion and makes a lot of her own clothes, an…

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