Mountain Mel's tea in tin containers: Unfrazzle Your Dazzle and Respiratory Rescue, a handmade mug with a flowery skull and a tea strainer

Tea Time

Herbal teas can be gently soothing and really good for your health. Making or buying loose leaf teas are a wonderful way to avoid all the packaging and waste that comes with tea bags that are individually wrapped. Learn how to make your own and about one of my favorite tea companies in this blog post.

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Let’s Plant More Trees!

Continuing into 2020: Vivid Element will plant a tree for every garment sold! Planting trees remains one of the best ways to reduce global carbon emissions. Experience the joy and simplicity of expressing your vibrant nature in harmony with the planet!

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Slow Fashion Challenge 2018

May 2018 brings the return of the Slow Fashion Challenge on Instagram. This month long photo challenge asks you to consider the environmental and ethical aspects of clothing and its production.

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New Dress Challenge

A recent article on NPR’s Science Friday describes the plants astronauts are growing in the space station, including Space Zinnias – it inspired this design!

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