Paying It Forward

January 22, 2021

Wikipedia (ahem, my favorite source) defines “pay it forward” as “an expression for describing the beneficiary of a good deed repaying the kindness to others instead of to the original benefactor.”

In other words, when someone does something nice for you, you do something nice for someone else, sparking an awesome chain reaction of kindness :)

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2020: Your Impact

January 01, 2021

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Merry Christmas from Taaluma

December 25, 2020

Season’s greetings to you and your family!

We hope you have a great thyme this season doing your favorite holiday things: from cumin together with your family, to wearing warm and comfy cloves, to chili-ing out and taking some time off to rest. Oh and have fun opening presents too, just remember that “it is always pepper to give than to receive.”

From all of us at Taaluma, we wish you a rose-merry Christmas and a dill-lightful New Year!

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Holiday Yummies, Filling Tummies

December 18, 2020

Eggnog, cookies, cinnamon rolls…the traditional holiday go-to’s.

But did you know that countries around the world celebrate the holidays very differently than we do?

Especially when it comes to food!

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Treat yo'elf! We're doing a giveaway!

December 12, 2020

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The Tree-mendous Impact of Giving

December 11, 2020

It goes without sleighing that the act of giving does more than what meets the eye. 

Researchers say that generosity Claus-es your brain to release chemicals that give you a sense of joy and connection, leading to less stress and depression.

Generosity is also contagious. So when you give, others around you are also encouraged to give. 

And when you give a Taaluma Tote, you take it a step further.

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The Stuck-at-home Traveler

December 04, 2020

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Taaluma Bracelets

November 27, 2020

It’s Friday, and we got some exciting news!

We just got in our new Taaluma bracelets and they look AMAZING!

Even better, these bracelets are made by Refugees in the United States!

So not only do the bracelets fund microloans, they also provide sustainable jobs for Refugees who were forced to leave their homes.

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It's Still an Amazing World

It's Still an Amazing World

November 20, 2020

We’re so excited to announce that we were featured in Ever Widening Circles’ Holiday Gift Guide!

Ever Widening Circles “is a media outlet on a mission to change the negative dialogue about our times.” So instead of focusing on negative news and political divisiveness, they write about good things going on in the world, leaving readers feeling uplifted and inspired! 

With every story, they are proving that it’s still an amazing world!

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Connected Through Culture

November 13, 2020

“Bali, Indonesia is a growing city rich in cultural traditions. We had the chance to visit some temples and see a play with traditional dancers as a chorus of chanting men provided the music."

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Kuala-ty over Quantity

November 06, 2020

While visiting Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia, Lucy went fabric hunting at the famous Pasar Seni, which translates to ‘Central Market.’ 

Her favorite part of the market was the original tiles that decorate the floor. She loved the beautiful and detailed design that speaks of a time long ago.

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Can We All Just Get A'longyi?

October 30, 2020

“The Longyi is a traditional piece of clothing worn by men and women for everyday life in Myanmar. Even in the modern day capital of Yangon, you will see most people wearing a Longyi, whether it is in the office or doing normal daily activities. It’s very much a part of the national identity." 
- Traveler Aaron John

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