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The Effects of Covid-19 on Single Use Plastic Use

Hello KG Crew! We might be a little community here based out of San Diego (and spreading quickly across the nation :-)), but let me tell you – a little goes a long way! We are experiencing a major global environmental crisis & if we do not act soon, scientists warn us there will be extreme irreversible damage. There are countless factors that play into the crisis, such as polluters in the oil + gas industries, deforestation of the Amazon rainforest, poaching in Africa, hindered environmental diplomacy efforts & much more, but today we are going to focus on direct effects of plastic pollution on our oceanic ecosystems, pertaining particularly to the increased damage we’ve seen as a result of...

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Kindness Gems Update: Spreading Compassion When the World Needs It Most

Hello hello KG Crew! September is flying by and we are almost full swing into fall! Can you believe how fast 2020 is going?! The Kindness Gems team has been working hard consistently behind the scenes this year to keep bringing you new jewelry, new programs, and new boutiques throughout the Covid-19 pandemic. There is no doubt that times have been tough, but we are committed to our mission of spreading compassion and kindness especially when the world needs it most! Follow along with this blog post if you want to know what KG has been up to the last couple months! By far the largest update KG has for you all is that we are proud to have a...

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August Birthstone: Peridot, a Pocket Full of Sunshine

Hello KG Crew! We are well into August now & I’m sure you have some special birthdays coming up with Virgo Season around the corner! Our birthstone bottles make the perfect birthday present for your friends and family. But before you head to buy one, I wanted you to know exactly what the gemstone, Peridot, is all about! Peridot is one of the most uplifting, loving stones associated with the heart chakra. Peridot embodies the cheerful, life-giving energy of the sun acting as your spiritual cheerleader. If you are after light and love, this is the perfect stone for you! Peridot works to promote abundance, prosperity, and happiness in life. Wear Peridot jewelry to open your heart chakra and attract...

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Covid-Friendly Must Do's at the Jersey Shore

Hello KG Crew, happy Thursday! If you have been following along with our Instagram, this week we were road tripping on the Jersey Shore bringing you guys our best recommendations at our favorite shore towns! We hope you were able to join us, but if not no need to worry because today I’m going to recap & give you our favorite stops at each of the beach towns we visited. Always remember, when visiting somewhere new these days, to bring your mask and follow proper social distancing rules. Here’s our list of covid-friendly, must see’s and must do’s at the Jersey Shore! Cape May – Hit the beach at Sunset Beach Cape May, NJ, the nation’s oldest beach resort town,...

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KG Updates throughout Covid-19

Hello KG Crew! Can you believe we are already half way into July? Where is the time flying?! It’s so interesting to be a part of history and this time period in general; some of the hard days feel like as though they are dragging on forever while at the same time it feels like these months of coronavirus have flew by without us being able to catch a breathe, master that sourdough recipe, or even make a significant difference in the outcome of the pandemic. It’s a wild time we all are experiencing but nonetheless, we are all in this together. Throughout this time, it has been great to have your support for Kindness Gems; you all have truly...

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