#GivingTuesday- Spread Some Aloha!

Today is #GivingTuesday and the perfect chance to spread your aloha! Giving Tuesday was created in 2012 with a simple idea: a day that encourages people to do good. Giving what you can to a local organization that does good in our communities, or to someone who needs a helping hand, will make our world a lot brighter.

Here's some of our favorite charities that would appreciate some extra love today:

Holiday Gifts For Everyone on Your List

Holiday Gifts For Everyone on Your List

The countdown to Christmas has officially begun! This year, Down to Earth can help you save time on holiday gift planning. We have carefully curated the best items in our stores to help you check everyone off your list.

Happy Shopping!

1. Terra Natural Designs Bracelet

2. Terra Natural Designs Earrings

3. Terra Natural Designs Scarf

Nurturing Your Pregnancy & Baby Naturally

Creating a healthy and safe environment for your growing baby when pregnant, and later when breastfeeding, is essential. You can wonderfully nurture your little one by choosing nourishing foods and supplementing with natural wellness products, as well as avoiding chemical exposure.

Your Guide to a Vegan Holiday Charcuterie Board

With the holidays approaching, it has me reminiscing on past gatherings and traditions. While this year’s holidays may look a bit different, it doesn’t mean we have to forgo every detail that makes these times so special to us. Because the holiday season is such a busy time for everyone, it can leave us feeling unprepared on what to serve our closest friends and family at our celebrations. For me, a Holiday Charcuterie Board is the perfect platter to bring everyone together.

A Quick Guide to Vegan Substitutes

November 1st is World Vegan Day, and what better way to celebrate than talking vegan substitutes! There are hundreds of vegan alternatives to animal products. We've rounded up vegan versions of seven staple ingredients:


For vegan chefs and bakers, replacing eggs is probably the biggest challenge of all. When it comes down to it, there are no perfect vegan substitutions for eggs, but here are a few that get the job done:

Vegan Society of Hawaii's Annual Vegan Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner 2021!

Updated 11/15/2021 - Please note: Honolulu's preorder deadline has changed, however, you can still walk in to Honolulu Deli and purchase Thanksgiving dishes from the Hot Bar on Thursday 11/25/21 (Thanksgiving Day). Honolulu Deli will be open from 10am-5pm on Thanksgiving Day.

You're invited to the Vegan Society of Hawaii's Annual Vegan Pre-Thanksgiving Dinner 2021!

Although we can't host our traditional in-store Plants-giving party, we hope you and your ohana can still enjoy a delicious Thanksgiving feast safely together!

Healthy Back-to-school: In the lunch box!

A great way to boost your keiki's health and immunity is to make sure they are eating healthy foods, at home and at school. Packing a lunch for your child allows you to have some control over what he or she is eating at school and keeps your child from having to buy school lunches. Typical school-bought lunches are meat-based and loaded with saturated fat and cholesterol, as well as refined sugars, flours, preservatives, and artificial ingredients.

The Best Strategies to Boost your Immune System

Our Down to Earth Wellness Teams have put together their favorite immune system boosting tips to share with you! If you have any questions about how all-natural supplements can help improve your health, visit the Wellness Departments at any of our stores

Exercise, stress relief, a balanced diet and certain supplements are all effective ways to boost your immune system. For your best health, we encourage:

8 Natural Immune Boosting, Germ Fighting Essentials for Keiki

It's officially back to school time! We know the excitement this year is mixed with worry, and there's extra concern about wearing masks and staying well. Besides the usual pencils, folders, and rulers, relieve some of your worries by adding natural immune-boosting and germ-fighting tools to your shopping list. 

Score an A+ for effort with these products from our Down to Earth Wellness Departments to help keep your keiki healthy and safe: