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National Hemp Day: Celebrating a Versatile and Sustainable Plant

February 2nd, 2023 | Natural Lifestyle
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Every year on February 4th, people across the US celebrate National Hemp Day to acknowledge the endless potential of the hemp plant.

5 Tips for Improving Your Mood with Food 

January 19th, 2023 | Health & Wellness
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Mood food—fake news or the real deal? You better believe it; the foods we eat are key to our relationships, work production, mental state, and physical health.  

Got Milk? A Helpful Guide to Plant-based Milk

January 12th, 2023 | What's New
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Got milk? Even if you don't want to consume dairy products, milk can still be an important part of your diet with the abundance of plant-based choices available on Down to Earth's shelves.

Happy Veganuary!

December 28th, 2022 | What's New
Veganuary Words Spelled with Vegan Food

Interested in trying a diet change, taking significant action for animal compassion, or helping protect the environment—or all three? Consider taking part in the Veganuary pledge this January.

Struggling with Gift Shopping? Down to Earth Can Help!

December 13th, 2022 | What's New
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Down to Earth stores are a great place to find presents for everyone on your list, including coworkers, mainland family & friends, foodies, and those hard-to-shop-for types!

All Natural & Vegetarian Supplements- Any Way You Like Them

November 30th, 2022 | What's New
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Some studies show that as many as 40% of adults have difficulty swallowing pills. If taking supplements in tablet or capsule form is unpleasant for you, don’t be discouraged!

Ensure a Happy, Healthy Thanksgiving with These Tips

November 16th, 2022 | What's New
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Let the Thanksgiving celebrations begin! Whether you participate with a traditional feast with the whole ‘ohana, don’t celebrate at all, or have created your own unique way to observe the holiday- here’s some easy tips for staying healthy and having no regrets at the end of next week.

CBD Benefits Explained

November 9th, 2022 | What's New
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CBD stands for cannabidiol. CBD can be derived from the hemp plant. The hemp plant is a close relative of the marijuana plant but aren't the same.

5 Reasons Why People Go Vegan

November 3rd, 2022 | Environment & Sustainability, | Healthy Eating, | Innocent Animals
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If you asked for vegan food at a restaurant 20, 10, or even five years ago, you’d be met with an eyeroll or confusion. Fast forward to now, and times have definitely changed. Hawaii has been found to be the most vegan-friendly state, with the highest number of fully vegan restaurants per capita of anywhere in the country. Preventing the exploitation of animals used to be the primary reason for going vegan; however, today the health and environmental impacts are also leading people towards eating a plant-based diet.

Get to Know Your Grains - the Best, the Worst, & Why It Matters

October 24th, 2022 | Health & Wellness
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You’ve probably heard that you should eat lots of whole grains and we agree—but not all grains are in the same class. Read on to find out how many servings of grains you should be striving for in your daily diet, and just as importantly, which ones.