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What's in my plants? More importantly what's in the dirt?  FACTORY ORGANIC FARMING IS BIG BUSINESS (and why I use wildcrafted) Organics have turned into a big business in the last ten to twenty years, and like all corporate business with more crops comes a lot more money- and with more money, arises the need to protect their assets and with the protection of assets come the use of more pesticides/herbicides. That's the way factory farming of ANY kind works. Supply and demand. Welcome to the big world of factory farming. So why buy factory organic? Well, many of us feel we want "the best" and organics promises that, with convenience right? Conventional factory farming use too many harmful chemicals, and we certainly...

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Eco Friendly Packaging & Products By Me and a Tree Skincare

Eco-friendly packaging and products are important. Here at Me and a Tree, we do everything in our power to make sure we are not harming animals and the environment. This is why we choose natural plant-based materials in our ingredients; however, eco-friendly packaging is important as well. One way we help is by selecting biodegradable packaging peanuts for all of our online orders.  You wouldn't want your purchased goodies to break, spill, or leak out during shipping! This is why we choose biodegradable packing peanuts in addition to recycled paper to help protect items while making sure the materials chosen also easily break down in an eco-friendly way.  Biodegradable packing peanuts are made from natural, nontoxic sources, such as rice, grain & corn starch. They dissolve in water and...

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