Sustainable and toxin-free living

Sustainable and toxin-free living

The Perfect Women’s Packing List for Traveling Through Central and South America

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  • Feb 18, 2019
If you’re planning a grand tour through Latin America, but don’t want to look like a backpacker, then you’ve come to the right place. I’ve got you covered on what to wear in Central and South America, especially if you’re into sustainable and ethical style! Last year my husband and...

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Have You Traveled to Nicaragua? Here’s 3 Ways to Help This Beautiful Country in Crisis

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  • Sep 5, 2018
We had no idea when we traveled to Nicaragua in February that this beautiful country would be in crisis just two months later. I've found three ways you can help the people of Nicaragua other than tourism, now that it's unsafe to travel there.
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10 Ways Nicaragua’s Interior Challenged My Views on Sustainability

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  • Apr 9, 2018
I had left the U.S. hoping to find out more from local people about what sustainable and Fair Trade really means, not from the perspective of a privileged American on one end of the supply chain, but from the perspective of the person at the beginning of the supply chain. I got that, and more.
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The Perfect Packing List for San Juan del Sur, Granada, and Matagalpa in Nicaragua

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  • Mar 7, 2018
Whether you enjoy sipping cocktails on the beach, hiking, tasting some of the best coffee in the world, coworking, surfing, having a romantic getaway, I've come up with a comprehensive packing list to make sure you're completely prepared for any contingency.
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Weekend Reading: Nail Polish Is Linked to Smog in L.A.

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  • Mar 2, 2018
Hi readers, Last week, we went on a refreshing 3-hour hike to a waterfall led by a local 79-year-old Nicaraguan man named Chico. Chico fairly skipped up the mountain and always had a smile on his face. Our other guide, Freddy, from Matagalpa Tours, explained that all the local men...
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The 7 Best Eco-Friendly Hotels and Resorts in Nicaragua

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  • Feb 28, 2018
It’s crazy to think that we almost skipped Nicaragua during our Latin American travels. A dark horse candidate for a vacation, Nicaragua–unlike Mexico, Brazil, or Argentina–hadn’t really registered on my must-visit list. What is even in Nicaragua? I asked myself. It was a mystery. But last summer, I went to a party...
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