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A surprising connection between Valentine’s Day and sustainable shopping

A surprising connection between Valentine’s Day and sustainable shopping

With February being the month of love, I can’t help but think of an analogy, which I will share with you in a story. Valentine’s Day is February 14. In the weeks leading up to that, people that have affection for one another plan the perfect way to express their feelings. They think up the most perfect gift for their loved one. When the day arrives, so the stereotype goes, it is filled with flowers, chocolates and words of love. It truly is a sweet day to celebrate if you have someone special in your life. But what happens on...

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The making of Carry Courage - a story

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The making of Carry Courage - a story

Every brand and every professional has an origin story. Have you ever thought about yours?  The Carry Courage story began several years ago, yet it feels like a lifetime. Fast forward to today, and I am living my dream of creating beautiful, sustainable purses and handbags for intentional women who care about the environment.  But it was a long, winding journey to get here.  It occured to me that I’ve never taken the time to compose the story of Carry Courage in written form, so that is what I aim to do, briefly, with this post. Sustainable handbags in Portland,...

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Looking Back at 2021

Looking Back at 2021

The journey each of us is on is rarely a straight path. But it’s through the unexpected twists and turns that we discover more about our purpose.

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Slowing Down to Focus on Gratitude

Slowing Down to Focus on Gratitude

Happy November, friend! 
What the crazy year 2021 has been. Congratulations to you for making it this far! 
As we approach the end of the year, I just wanted to pause for a moment to focus on something so important. 
Gratitude.  

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Packing Lightly : A Sustainable Travel Checklist

Packing Lightly : A Sustainable Travel Checklist

Sustainable travel tips and tricks for your next getaway

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