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Keiki Chef Contest: Make Your Favorite Smoothie Bowl

August 6th, 2020 | Healthy Eating, | Local Living

We were blown away by the talented keiki chefs who entered our first contest featuring their spin on the classic peanut butter and jelly combo (who knew that PB&J could be so fun?).

Get to know the DTE Team: Wayne | Being Down to Earth

July 23rd, 2020 | Local Living

Our Kakaako Wellness Manager, Wayne, has been with Down to Earth for over 20 years. If you know Wayne, you probably know him better as Uncle Wayne. Like your favorite ohana members, Wayne is deeply caring and great to be around.

Local Hawaii Farms: A Day at Ko Farms

July 19th, 2020 | Local Living

Ko Farms, hidden deep in Palolo Valley (Oahu), is a world away from busy Honolulu city life. Though many of us think of farming as an activity that takes place far away from the city, Ko Farms has settled into the urban farm life easily. And it’s no wonder: Ko Farms is very nearly magical.

Get to know the DTE Team: Janelle | Being Down to Earth

July 16th, 2020 | Local Living

Our Kailua Team Member, Janelle, is like a breath of fresh air, sunshine, and crisp ocean air all in one! Janelle is well known at our Kailua store to be a super positive, warm, nurturing and incredibly friendly person. 

Plastic Free July

July 16th, 2020 | Environment & Sustainability
Plastic Free July

My kids and I were swimming at a Windward beach recently and afterwards we had to pick small pieces of plastic off our skin and out of each others' hair that had been floating in a colorful soup on the ocean surface. Yuck.

Get to know the DTE Team: James P. | Being Down to Earth

July 9th, 2020 | Local Living

It's hard to remember when James hasn't been a fixture at the Down to Earth King Street store. His friendly, helpful and general "coolness" vibes are what makes him such a great part of the Down to Earth team! We're lucky to have him. 

July 4th Special Store Hours

July 4th, 2020 | Down to Earth News

Store opening hours in observance of the Independence Day Holiday.

Refreshing Piña Colada Recipes for Summer

July 1st, 2020 | Healthy Eating
Refreshing Piña Colada Recipes for Summer

This year, we're celebrating National Piña Colada Day with non-alcoholic recipes of this refreshing, summery drink.

Classic (Plant-Based) BBQ Dishes for July 4th

June 30th, 2020 | Healthy Eating, | Local Living
Graphic: A variety of dishes for a barbecue

July 4th is the unofficial start of summer - parties, fireworks, parades (maybe not in 2020 but usually!), let's try our best to celebrate, social-distancing style, this Independence Day with ohana and friends! Our Classic BBQ Dishes (that just so happen to be Plant-Based!) are perfect