Hippity Hoppity, Your Fair Trade Easter’s On Its Way!

As our loyal readers know, we love to provide you with the inspiration and resources to Fair Trade your holiday celebrations (check out our complete guides to Fair Trading your St. Patrick's Day, Valentine’s Day, & Halloween).  If you're new to Fair Trade or aren't yet able to make Fair Trade part of your day-to-day…

Fair Trade Your St. Patrick’s Day!

Here at Fair Trade Trends, we strive to bring the Fair Trade love to our holiday celebrations (check out our complete guides to Fair Trading your Valentine's Day and Halloween).  Which is why we're super psyched to present our newest collection of fabulous Fair Trade finds that will bring you a little Luck o' the…

A February Perfect Pairing!

We hope all of our lovely readers had a very happy Fair Trade Valentine's Day!  Though, now that we're past the excitement of the big day, we sure could use a perfect pairing pick-me-up.  If, like us, you are starting to feel the winter blues, try this yummy combo, which will have you celebrating the…

Fair Trade Your Valentine’s Day!

Fair Trade Flowers for Valentine's Day from Organic Style. THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO FAIR TRADING YOUR VALENTINE'S DAY! In preparation for the mushiest, lovey dovey-est day of the year, we've gathered an awesome collection of our favorite Fair Trade Valentine's Day gifts.  (BTW February 14 is also known as Singles Awareness Day.  If you find…

ATTENTION ALL TEACHERS: Global Exchange’s Fourth Annual “National Valentine’s Day of Action”

From Global Exchange: "What is the National Valentine's Day of Action? We are inviting educators to teach Global Exchange's Fair Trade cocoa curriculum.  Educators of any kind are eligible, from standard classrooms to after-school and faith-based programs. What You Can Do: Take action by contacting at least five teachers today!!!" For a FREE cocoa curriculum…

Happy National Chocolate Day!

To celebrate National Chocolate Day (October 28), we'd like to introduce you to some of our absolute favorite bars from Theo Chocolate - "the only Organic, Fair Trade, Bean-to-Bar Chocolate Factory in the United States." Not only are Theo's Fantasy Flavors bars unbelievably scrumptious, but their wrappers are outrageously cute: "A generous combination of hazelnut…

Perfect Autumn Pairing: Apple Cider Caramels & Pumpkin Spice Coffee

"Delicious autumn! My very soul is wedded to it, and if I were a bird I would fly about the earth seeking the successive autumns." -- George Eliot Ahh...don't you just love the fall?  There's a new crispness in the air, the leaves have burst into colorful flames, and the squirrels (nature's original hoarders) are…