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An Invitation to Collaborate via the Creative Earth Collective

The idea for the Creative Earth Collective was born out of a desire to find creative solutions to protect Bahrain's natural landscape through a grassroots approach, including both awareness raising projects and on-the-ground projects. This island is filled with creatives in all fields and individuals who feel a connection to Bahrain's natural beauty and want nature connection to be a part of their lives. The purpose of the Collective is to create a platform to bring ideas to life that serve the local landscape, the community, and the collaborators, while also strengthening community ties through the collaborative process. [caption id="attachment_4291" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Photo of street art in New York City[/caption] The Creative Earth Collective is now open to discussing collaborations. Here are just some of the possible...

Meet Haya

Meet Haya. A young woman who is deeply inspired to spread awareness about the impact of modern lifestyle choices on our health and our earth.Haya does the gritty work. The technical: endlessly translating trending social media campaigns to Arabic to get the message across to our community. The uncomfortable: willing to reach out to people of all backgrounds and ages with no promise of any appreciation or validation in return.I first met Haya at a Green Living talk she gave at Words Bookstore Cafe where I learned a ton about why using cleaner, natural products at home matters. Here are two simple natural home cleaners from her that I’ll be trying.Multi-purpose cleaner: 1/4 cup white vinegar 2 tablespoons baking soda few drops of an essential oil (e.g. tea tree, lavender, lemongrass,...