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Thoughts About Fair Trade Subjects

The Connection Between Fashion, Worker Exploitation and Environmental Pollution

It has been a year since the tragic Rana Plaza garment factory collapse in Bangladesh. Thousands of people were injured and many lost their lives all for the sake of cheap “fast fashion”.   We know that there is no quick and easy answer to the problem of worker exploitation...

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Baobab - A Remarkable Tree

I’ll never forget the first time I saw a Baobab tree in person. I was on the last leg of a trip in Africa. My friends and I had been to Rwanda, Kenya and were now in Tanzania. My reaction was that of amazement and wonder. I could not believe...

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Starbucks Donates Unused Food

I believe in recognizing a job well done and this time I’m giving an “At-a-Boy” to Starbucks. I was thrilled to read that the coffee giant formed a partnership with Feed America and Food Donation Connection. Starbucks will now donate 100% of their unused food to the above-mentioned charities.  ...

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