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SUSTAINABLE LIVING: COSTA RICA - DISCONNECT TO RECONNECT

SUSTAINABLE LIVING: COSTA RICA - DISCONNECT TO RECONNECT

It’s time to Disconnect to Reconnect! Costa Rica here we come.  Costa Rica's charm lies in its lush rainforests, unspoiled beaches and abundant  wildlife.  Recognized as one of The world’s leading nations for ecological sustainability, Costa Rica is also known as one of the happiest, and most peaceful countries, which is quite evident as the locals here really do live by the phrase 'Pura Vida' (the good life), which means channelling a super-healthy lifestyle, from eating well to immersing themselves in nature. Wellness and wellbeing is taken to a higher level, making Costa Rica the ideal destination to reboot and...

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SUSTAINABLE LIVING: BEAUTIFUL BAMBOO

SUSTAINABLE LIVING: BEAUTIFUL BAMBOO

Close your eyes and take a deep breath. Let’s get lost in the Ubud jungle at the magical Bambu Indah. Indah means “Beautiful bamboo” in Balinese. This also happens to be the name to Bali’s most desirable Eco-Friendly Resort. Bambu Indah is a sustainable  jungle retreat mindfully curated in Bali’s cultural heart - Ubud. Here you will find secret tunnels that leads to tranquil river streams. Exquisite bamboo structures, vintage Javanese bridal homes all decorated with the finest details. Take a walk with us, immerse into Bali,  imagine prancing around in silk and romantic lace, wild in nature, one with each thread,...

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ISLAND BABE: KIKI BARTH - PHILANTHROPIST & MODEL

ISLAND BABE: KIKI BARTH - PHILANTHROPIST & MODEL

Meet Island Babe, International model and Founder of Kiki’s Kids Foundation.  When this goddess glides into your space, her aura just captivates you. You’re hypnotically drawn to her and her subtle sense of humor puts you right at ease. Kiki has been a longtime friend to Island Tribe and has worked with some of the world’s most prominent names in fashion.   Born in Saint-Marc, Haiti, Kiki is no stranger to the devastation and horrors that have plagued the island for so many years. As a single mother she also understands the responsibility and significance of ensuring that not only her...

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CHARITY EVENT RECAP:  A WALK ON WATER - MALIBU

CHARITY EVENT RECAP: A WALK ON WATER - MALIBU

A Walk On Water ("AWOW") empowers children and adults with special needs along with their families to experience the joy and healing power of Surf Therapy.  Since 2012, AWOW has served over 1,000 families and provided Surf Therapy to over 2,000 children and adults with special needs. The organization wants to reach those most in need, who have never had the chance to experience the thrill of the Ocean’s Surf Therapy.  What an honor and pleasure this was! As believers in the healing power of the Ocean and the mission of AWOW. We gathered at the Malibu Lumber Yard for...

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