Ethical Gifts so Good, You’ll Want Them for Yourself

  Ethical is the new black. Companies and products that are fair-trade, organic, eco-friendly, b-corp, vegan and use other ethical practices are IN! Here is a list of our favey ethical gifts for the holidays… Sivana Spirit, Lapis Pendant Necklace $178 House of Marley, POSITIVE VIBRATION 2 On-Ear Headphones $59.99 Teeki, Border Towns Red Mermaid Tank $38 & Coyote…

Chances are Your Yoga Mat is Toxic. Here are the Safe Alternatives

Well, turns out the very foundation of the practice we use to obtain wellness may be hazardous. Yes, I’m talking about your yoga mat. Most yoga mats are made from PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride), and from both an environmental and health standpoint, PVC is the most toxic plastic. This is because the chemical used to make PVC, Vinyl chloride, is…

Skateboard Your Way to Fit and Healthy

Skateboarding is a sport, an art form, a lifestyle, and a culture that young (at heart) people have been doing for decades. But you don’t have to have sleeve tattoos, wear baggy pants and do tricks to benefit from this fun activity. Skateboarding is not only healthy and fun to do, but it’s also quite…

The Most Important Yoga Prop

From geography to genetics, there isn’t anyone who has quite the life you’ve had. Not even those closest to you — your parents, your children, your twin. Traveling teaches us this, the humbled value of our unique perspective although the Berber woman of North Africa is not much different than the hoodied woman of the…

Can Leather Ever Be Sustainable?

The word “sustainable” has slowly crawled into our lives and we have more and more such options in different aspects of life – from sustainable coffee to sustainable cotton. Now the question arises, can one of our favorite textiles ever reach a stadium when it will become sustainable? It is hard to imagine, because, as…

Earth Friendly Products That Squash Their Generic Counterparts

Today, more than ever, we need to practice conscious consumerism. If you think your choices don’t make a difference … you’re dead wrong. Many items we purchase today are destroying our planet and ending up in our landfills. We have been given such a magical, mystical place to call home, yet as humans we often make…

31 of the Dopest Yoga Mats on the Planet

Yoga is an expression of life. And our yoga mat (potentially) can be an expression of ourselves. Our personality, our mood and our inner beauty, our flava … now to just find the right one. Here’s a list of the dopest yoga mats on the planet. TRIBAL Wildlings Haleakala This outta-this-world yoga mat was inspired by…

A Guide to Saving Our Pollinators (It’s Not Just The Bees!)

What would we do without our amazing pollinators? Picture a world with no fruits, no flowers, no daily cup of java and debatably the worst – no chocolate fix! Bees sure need our help, but they are not the only powerful pollinators. No sir – many important pollinators are often overlooked including birds, butterflies, beetles,…