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Fall Equinox

September 22, 2021, marks the Fall or autumn Equinox in the Northern Hemisphere.   The Equinox is Latin for "equal nights" and occur twice a year, Spring & Fall, usually around the third week of the months of March & September.  It is the when the center of the sun shines on the equator making day and night lengths everywhere on earth nearly equal.  The sun crosses the equator from north to south on the Fall Equinox (opposite in the Spring)  In the  Northern hemisphere, this marks to the first day of fall,  In the southern hemisphere it is the beginning of spring. Wherever you are In the world, it’s the beginning of a new season.  Use this time to reset...

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Hemp: 5 benefits you should know if you like sustainable fashion.

HEMP. The WORD. So much fuss around it.  Is it legal? Yes? No? Kind of?  There’s been a lot of discussion and taboo around this.  This plant gives us so much to talk about that we could write an entire book.  But this time we are just going to approach its textile use, and why it is one of the most versatile materials that you can get for your sustainable clothing.  Here are five characteristics of the hemp fiber that make it a great choice for clothing.   Hemp is antimicrobial and mold resistant. Hemp fabric softens with time while maintaining its shape. Protects you from UV. Water-resistant. Strong natural fiber. 1. Hemp is anti-microbial and mold resistant. Heck yeah,...

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Back to School: How to Stay Focused

It is that time of year again - back to school.  If you're not going back to school, the tides are still changing as summer winds down and business kicks into high gear before the end of the year. Waking up from the lazy days of summer to get back to the grind is not exactly fun, but there are certain things you can do to make the transition as painless as possible. Making sure you are firing on all cylinders, physically, mentally, and emotionally, will lead to higher productivity in school or your job.

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