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:

The easy, healthy, climate friendly diet  

With the challenge to reduce our carbon footprint, we are happy to share this diet with you, especially during Earth Month! The Climatarian Diet has  dual benefits, not only for your health but for the planet and can reduce the risk of cancer, heart disease, and stroke because of the plant-based component. 

This diet includes low carbon options like: 

Sustainable Starter Kit Shopping Guide - Earth Day 2021

April is here and Earth Day is near! Earth Day is recognized as the largest civic event in the world - a day to raise awareness and inspire action towards the protection of the environment and focus on the need for conservation. These are all very much incorporated in everything that Down To Earth does. Every year, we love celebrating Earth Day all month long! Plastic waste is a big topic in Hawaii because we see firsthand the effects on our very own beaches.

2021 Refresh Challenge

It’s New Year’s Resolution time and Down to Earth is here to guide you to success! Select one of the impactful resolutions below to make 2021 your personal best year yet. We’ve got the inspiration and encouragement to help you keep with it until you’ve made a lasting beneficial change in your life. Use our free 2021 Refresh Challenge to help you get a mix of simple, actionable steps you can do to help the environment, your community and most importantly, yourself!

Sustainable Holidays

Considering what we've been through this year, let’s make compassion and love the theme for this holiday season and the new year--we all need it more than ever. One of the most profoundly compassionate ways we can celebrate Christmas this year, and ensure a happier New Year, is by treating all others, including our environment, with respect and kindness and moving towards a plant-based vegetarian diet. Start with Christmas dinner!

#GivingTuesday

Today is #GivingTuesday and the need to spread our aloha is bigger than ever. 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:

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