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Traveling on a Budget: Cape Town, Bangkok, and Athens!

Hello friends! We all love traveling, but do we all have the money to?! The answer is YES! Today I am going to go through some rad travel destinations and things you can do at these places for relatively cheap or even FREE! Let’s jump right in! Cape Town Cape Town is an iconic city in South Africa with both mountain terrain and oceans, which offer a wide opportunity for free recreation. District Six is an incredible place to walk around and explore! It was once a community of freed slaves, artisans, and laborers; therefore, the culture of the city really shines amongst these streets. Be sure to hit the District Six Museum that runs Sunset Walking Tours in the...

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Be YOUr Own Valentine: Love the One You Is

Happy Valentine’s Day KG lovers! Valentine’s Day is always such a special day of the year to give and receive love, compassion, and kindness. That’s what KG is all about! As many companies, and society itself, place an emphasis on giving love to a significant other or loved ones in your life, Kindness Gems wants to stress the importance of giving yourself that same love this Valentine’s Day! I wanted to share some insight from Jen Sincero’s popular book, You are a Badass, about loving who you are and ways you can better the relationship you have with yourself!! In Chapter 6 of the book, Sincero discusses how we are born on this Earth as happy little buddles of joy...

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Julia Blu: Founder of KG, Musician, & Dog Mamacita

Hello KG crew, happy February! I hope everyone had a killer January and kick started this year right! 2020 is a big year for all of us, including our founder – Julia. We have exciting news on her music career and want to share with you more about what makes Julia, Julia! If you have had the pleasure of meeting her at any of our San Diego markets, you know what I mean when I say she is the sweetest gal with the most genuine heart. Julia has a huge passion to make a difference and give back, which is how Kindness Gems all got started!! Julia currently lives in the hippie, eccentric town of Ocean Beach, CA. On any...

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Kindness Gems supports LGBTQ & you can too!

Hello Kindness Gems babes – women, men, all the KG babes! Kindness Gems stands behind the LGBTQ community and encourages inclusive behavior. This blog post is here to serve as a way to inform you all on how you can support LGBTQ everyday in your own community! Join an LGBTQ club at school, a local community center, a sports team, etc. There are so many clubs and organizations to get involved with! It’s a great way to make friends, participate in local activities, and learn more! Visit lgbtcenters.org to find your local community center! Wear a pride wristband or get a pride keychain for your key ring! Showing your support proudly helps others help supported, included, and encourages them to...

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2020 Fashion Trends: Be Ahead of the Game!

Hello KG babes! I hope you all have had a killer week! Let’s get straight to the point in this blog post… 2020 FASHION TRENDS. 2020 is here, we need to know what to shop for! So, let’s dive right in! Crochet is in!! Crochet tops, bags, dresses! It is no longer just a vacation cover up look, you can add crochet to any outfit! We’ve even been seeing crochet sweaters! All colors are a go for this look. In 2020, you will be seeing a lot of colorful leather looks. It seems that every designer is pumping out new leather designs. The buttery, softer leather is certainly about to make a statement this year. && colorful is the new...

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