What’s today? Only the most important holiday on earth (pun intended). HAPPY EARTH DAY! Earth Day gives us the opportunity to demonstrate our appreciation for the world we rely on each and every day. Whether we do this by supporting public events that raise awareness or simply becoming self-aware and cutting back on water usage. … More Respect your mother, Earth.
Day 25 – Ubud, Indonesia Most of our artisans do not work or live in cities. So we often travel on rough roads or trails to meet them in their workshops. We visit all of our artisan workshops to make sure that the workspace is safe and that there is no child labor. We share … More Traveling the path less taken
Hello everyone, Thank you for sticking with us as we share our many adventures throughout SE Asia. Although we are home now (and miss traveling already!) we are happy to share more from our trip. Please stay in touch because we have plenty of great stories to share with you. Day 23 – Ubud, Indonesia … More We are home but we have more stories to share from our trip!
Thanks everyone for checking out our post. Today we wanted to remind you Mothers Day is fast approaching and it isn’t too late to order some of our beautiful Fair Trade gifts for her. Get her a gift that gives back and shows how much you appreciate everything she does. Below are some great options … More Need help choosing a Mothers Day gift? Look no further!
As Liz and Mark near the end of their trip they got the wonderful opportunity to visit our wonderful elephant artisans in Thailand. We are so lucky when we first filmed the Original Elephant Painting we had no idea how amazingly it would be received. It lead to us developing a relationship with National Geographic … More Trip Update and our Elephant Paintings
Day 21 – Ubud, Bali After finding great handcrafted bowls and other products, we have to get the true story of where the products are made and how our purchasing their products is going to improve the worker’s lives. So many products around the world are mass produced in sweat shops. We insist on visiting … More Staying true to our mission with our beautiful Bali bowls.
Day 20 – Ubud, Bali This fun day started with early morning shopping at the local farmers market. Then we took a Balinese cooking class where we cut and sliced and minced fresh foods for our early lunch. The delicious meal was followed by the search for great handcrafted wood products. Later that evening we … More Ubud Bali, Soaking Up The Culture