Micha X. Peled of Teddy Bear Films has a Kickstarter campaign running right now to raise funds to finish his latest project. Believe it or not, soccer is proving to be a successful tool aiding homeless women and men to pick themselves up and return to productivity and self-sustaining lives.
Easy on your wallet; made in the USA
Here are two phrases that do not always go together: Easy on your wallet AND made in the USA! So here’s my latest discovery – Okabashi Shoes. The following bullets are directly from the Okabashi.com website.
- Good for You: Overall wellness as endorsed by the American Chiropractic Association (ACA)
- Good for the USA: Made in Buford, GA
- Good for the Planet: Our on-site recycle program
- Good for your Pocket: 2 year guarantee
I almost forgot to mention they are vegan friendly as well!
I suggest you check them out. My biggest problem is trying to decide which shoes I like the best. At these prices, perhaps I can afford a couple of pairs…
If you visit their site and make a purchase, please share which pair selected.
Fairwear until next time…..
Do as I say, not as I do…..US Government
Here is a must read article for U.S. citizens regarding how our government continues to purchase clothing from companies who do not comply with fair labor practices. Ian Urbina highlights some staggering statistics such as these: Continue reading