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Down to Earth Kakaako Wellness November Promotion

Score serious savings at DTE Kakaako's Wellness department this month! laugh

Down to Earth Thanksgiving Menu Pre-Orders 2020

Graphic: Happy Plants-Giving! Pre-order your Thanksgiving feast from Down to Earth

UPDATED 11/24/20

Let Down to Earth help with your Thanksgiving Feast!

Small Kine Farms: Organic Mushrooms Help Avoid Waste

Nestled in the Waimanalo countryside lies Small Kine Farms, Oahu's first and only organic mushroom farm. That already sounds pretty special, but you haven’t even heard of the amazing things they’re doing there!

Fun Fungi Facts with Mālama Mushrooms

Photo: Mushrooms

Over the years, functional or medicinal mushrooms have gotten more popular and we are stoked about it! Why? More and more studies have found that functional mushrooms could help with improving immune health, brain health, overall energy and help your body absorb more nutrients.

DTE Weekly Round-Up (8/20/20)

See what's new and exciting at all six of our locations.

DTE Weekly Round-Up (8/13/20)

See what's new and exciting at all six of our locations. This week, it's all about the deli! Scroll down to see all the sweet deals and exclusive items found only at certain stores.

Keiki Chef Contest: Make Your Favorite Smoothie Bowl

We were blown away by the talented keiki chefs who entered our first contest featuring their spin on the classic peanut butter and jelly combo (who knew that PB&J could be so fun?).

Get to know the DTE Team: Wayne | Being Down to Earth

Our Kakaako Wellness Manager, Wayne, has been with Down to Earth for over 20 years. If you know Wayne, you probably know him better as Uncle Wayne. Like your favorite ohana members, Wayne is deeply caring and great to be around.

Local Hawaii Farms: A Day at Ko Farms

Ko Farms, hidden deep in Palolo Valley (Oahu), is a world away from busy Honolulu city life. Though many of us think of farming as an activity that takes place far away from the city, Ko Farms has settled into the urban farm life easily. And it’s no wonder: Ko Farms is very nearly magical.

Get to know the DTE Team: Janelle | Being Down to Earth

Our Kailua Team Member, Janelle, is like a breath of fresh air, sunshine, and crisp ocean air all in one! Janelle is well known at our Kailua store to be a super positive, warm, nurturing and incredibly friendly person.