If you have been following this blog for awhile, you probably know that I love Fair Trade products. You may even know the story of how I learned more about Fair Trade first hand by visiting a Fair Trade pepper farm in Mexico and getting to attend a Fair Trade workers meeting. The bottom line is that I love that shopping Fair Trade products means that I am making a tangible … [Read more...] about 12 Fair Trade Chocolate Companies That Make Delicious Treats
Looking to buy Fair Trade coffee? I totally believe in the power of Fair Trade sustainable products to create a better world with better products for everyone. I was fortunate enough to visit a Fair Trade farm a few years ago and witness the good that they can do first hand in creating schools and medical options for the farm workers. The Fair Trade Certified folks sent me a … [Read more...] about Six Fair Trade Coffee Companies You Have Got To Try!
Green living is important to me. I want to keep the earth and my own body as healthy as possible and I believe that eco-friendly choices help support those goals. I have written about Fair Trade products before and I have been lucky enough to visit a Fair Trade farm in Mexico and see first hand their farming methods and the way that the Fair Trade certification program benefits … [Read more...] about Fair Trade Foods Perfect For A Snack Attack
I recently had the opportunity to go along with Whole Foods on a trip to DiveMex Fair Trade Pepper Farm in Mexico. It was a day packed with activity and learning. It was an eye opening experience to get to visit a Fair Trade Farm in person, look at the crop production, and attend a worker's meeting. I loved getting to learn about what Fair Trade certification … [Read more...] about A Closer Look At Fair Trade And What It Means To Farmers
Like most consumers, I had heard of responsible shopping and labels like Fair Trade had some meaning to me but until recently, I didn't have the whole picture. There is just so much to be educated on! Here I will into depth on what responsible shopping means and how to shop responsibly. What is responsible shopping? Responsible shopping has to do with considering the … [Read more...] about Responsible Shopping- What Does It Really Mean?