I’m writing you from old Hollywood. I’m out in LA for the green/fair-trade/Xmas shop one stop ecogift.com, where—thanks to founder Tommy Rosen, I’m a (junior) featured speaker with Seane Corn, Arianna Huffington, other superstars. In LA? You better make it, there’s 150 worthy companies, musicians, great speakers (with one exception of course)! Info and links:
ecogift.com read all about it here: here’s the info http://www.elephantjournal.com/2008/12/eco-gift-expo-08-your-one-stop-shop-this-holiday-season-environmentally-friendly-gifts-and-gadgets-feel-good-about-your-consumerism/
We got two ‘coming out’ parties these Holydays: the first, an Eco Ball, is at prAna with Yoga World Reach, is on Saturday 6-9 pm on December 13th and celebrates our turning elephant journal into elephantjournal.com, a bold, stupid, super-green move that may’ve been super-green of us, but cost us (in the short-term) nearly all our green revenues. But enough talk! Dress in your finest and come celebrate! RSVP here and now (tickets are on donation basis, so no worrie$): http://www.yogaworldreach.org/Yoga_World_Reach/Holiday_Ball.html
Then, we hold our Holyday Party at Laughing Goat with music, beer, ecofashion and just plain cocktail standing around chatting kinda stuff: December 18th, 700pm at Laughing Goat.
Please support my Huff Post column by commenting and enlightening my latest: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/waylon-lewis/wanna-check-out-buddhism_b_148960.html
Want to shop green, but can’t make ecogift.com in LA? Go here: it’s all green dark to green lite, all fair-trade, and supports your favorite charities while you’re at it…thanks to our buddies Mathew & Co at econsciousmarket: http://www.elephantjournal.com/market/
Want organic yumminess at half off the sticker price? Josh Onysko is making like a green Santa and offering Pangea Organics wholesale for the Holidays only:
Born out of the desire to do right by the planet, Pangea Organics has a great gift idea to let you in on the fun, too! After two years in development, Boulder-based Pangea Organics just released a series of holiday gift boxes that actually grow Spruce Trees. Yes, that’s right. Just like their plantable packaging that grows organic, edible sweet basil, the box itself grows a tree. Just soak the box in water for a day, and plant it in the earth. If everyone plants their holiday gift box and bar soap box this year, collectively, we will have planted 122,000 trees which is equivalent to not driving 30 million miles in one year! Multiply that out by 75 years, the average lifespan of a Spruce, and that’s 2 billion, 250 millions that we’re collectively offsetting!
Holiday Warehouse Sale – 50% OFF – Boulder, CO
Pangea is currently hosting its Annual Holiday Warehouse Sale! This year, Pangea has two convenient Boulder locations: 900 Pearl Street (Enter on 9th Street, Downtown) and 6880 Winchester Circle (3rd Entrance, Gunbarrel). Free, educational, factory tours will be offered daily at 1 PM at the Gunbarrel location. Complimentary mini-facials will be offered — weekends only — at the Downtown location. Stop by to stock up for the holidays at half the price! Be sure to mention Elephant Journal when you stop by and make your purchases!
Holiday Sale Nov 29 – Dec 31
900 Pearl St. (Enter on 9th Street), Boulder, CO 80302
Open Daily 11 AM – 8 PM
Complimentary Mini-Facials available on a first come, first serve basis – weekends only
Holiday Sale Nov 29 – Dec 21
6880 Winchester Circle (3rd Entrance in from Winchester), Boulder, CO 80301
Open Daily 9 AM – 5 PM
Free, Educational Factory Tours 1 PM Daily.
Not in Boulder?!
In celebration of the holidays, Pangea has invited me to extend this beautiful holiday offer to purchase Pangea products for you, your friends and your family at wholesale pricing — yup, 50% OFF — for the holidays. Give green, give sustainable, give the gift of the future…and save a little gas too. Pangea will even pick up the cost of shipping on orders over $75. The only way to take advantage of this special offer is by emailing [email protected] with Elephant Journal in the subject line.
You will then be sent a special order form that you will need to fill out and submit via email by December 15th. Just so you know…this offer is available via email only, and not available anywhere else, including pangeaorganics.com.
Enjoy and thanks for being part of the solution.
PS: Feel free to pass this offer along to friends and family.