Let the Small Things Carry You Forward

Let the Small Things Carry You Forward

February 12, 2019

It's the small things

Probably one of my favorite quotes out there, especially as it relates to my philosophy on environmental issues, is attributed to a cultural anthropologist named Margaret Mead:

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.

Since I first heard it years ago, I’ve rattled it off more than a few times to more than a few people...

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Plastic Free July - How to Cut Back on Single Use Plastic

Plastic Free July - How to Cut Back on Single Use Plastic

July 04, 2018

What is Plastic Free July?

Plastic Free July is a social movement to challenge ourselves to be more environmentally responsible by cutting out single use plastic.

It's a fun exercise to bring awareness at how much single use plastic we use every day, and think about where it goes.

You'll find yourself being more mindful and creative in your daily life

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Supporting Endangered Species

Supporting Endangered Species

May 24, 2018

May is Endangered Species Month, and our tree planting partner Eden Projects just shared some cool news with us!

They recently added 13 additional acres of land in Madagascar to use as a conservatory and rehabilitation center for endangered wildlife such as lemurs, crocodiles, tortoises, and chameleons.

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What Is Leaf Leather?

What Is Leaf Leather?

November 29, 2017

Leaf leather is an innovative plant based leather alternative made from tree leaves. It's better than traditional leather because it's more environmentally friendly and created from trees so it doesn't require harming animals.

It can also be made just as strong and durable as animal leather, and even water resistant like our own Tree Tribe Leaf Leather.

Every plant has a story

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Strawless September, Plastic Free Month Challenge

Strawless September, Plastic Free Month Challenge

September 23, 2017

^^^ That's a beautiful ocean! Let's keep it that way :)

This is a quick thought on preventing extra trash and promoting awareness with monthly challenges - using the power of habit to make a positive change in our environment.

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Tree Planting in Costa Rica - CIRENAS and Tree Tribe Collaboration

Tree Planting in Costa Rica - CIRENAS and Tree Tribe Collaboration

May 19, 2017

This is a guest post by Sam Kenworthy, the Permaculture Manager at CIRENAS

CIRENAS (Centro de Investigaciones de Recursos Naturales y Sociales) and Tree Tribe started a unique collaboration roughly six months ago when I got in touch with Joe Lannen, founder of Tree Tribe, simply because of their business model that included planting trees based on sales.

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The Importance of Going Green

The Importance of Going Green

October 12, 2016

We’re sure you've heard about "going green" and "living sustainably," but why exactly is it so important?

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Agroforestry is Awesome

Agroforestry is Awesome

February 03, 2016

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