Honey, I'm Good

February 19, 2016

The plight that bees are facing lately illustrates how little we really know about the impact of humans on the fragile web of life. Bees are important to the planet we all share, particularly for food production. “One of every three bites of our food originates from bees pollinating the flowers that produce many of our fruits, nuts and vegetables,” reported the Washington Post. And as they put it: “We all get stung by colony collapse.”

(Photo by Jerry Kirkhart.)

Here's the buzz
You can help by planting bee-friendly flowers and avoiding food grown with pesticides; protecting bees is another great reason to choose organics! Then explore some bee-themed products below — they give back and advance environmental justice. 

Bee Sweet Hand Towel
Reduce paper towel waste and “bee sweet” by bringing your own towel.

Hemp Denim Bib
A little family of bumblebees are embroidered on the edge of this soft, durable, and — most importantly — machine-washable bib.

Bee Bamboo Coasters
Gives back: sales support the work of the Honeybee Research Lab at Oregon State University to prevent colony collapse. 

The Giving Bear
Who loves bees more than this guy? Covered in soft cork and filled with plush to make him huggable, he’ll be your new favorite honey bear.

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