january 2021 newsletter

January 2021: Back from Right Here

Ray B. News & Updates

Hello from Ray, your friendly neighborhood site manager that has been missing ’round these parts for a couple of years now! Well, the truth is, I’ve been here, but only behind the scenes. Updating old posts, finding some new writers here and there – but, nonetheless, I have returned to update you about life and the journey that is learning …

The Year of Gardening, Hobbies, and Plenty of Time at Home

Ray B. Ray's Footprint

I really just want to dive right into what we’ve been up to as a family unit this past year. There’s a time to hmm and haw about the goals that 2020 seemed to unravel— but instead I’d rather focus on what we did do. Local campgrounds were a popular destination with limited space this summer, so we didn’t get …

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Natural Health: Best Fat Burning Foods

Ray B. Food & Drink, Health

For some reason, we all spend a lot more time talking about health in the spring and summer months. Maybe it’s the absence of sugary holiday sweets, or wanting to partake in more physical outdoor activities- whatever it is, having a natural approach to being healthy is so crucial. Having taken some recent steps in my own life to create …

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Summer Trip: Fairbanks, Alaska

Ray B. Ray's Footprint

A Special “Thank You!” To Kenneth & Alayna for Hosting, Guiding, and Educating us Along the Way! Hello, all. This month we took a break from our regular scheduled programming of working on all of our websites, and digging in our garden, to take a trip a ways up north to America’s Last Frontier. My brother and sister-in-law have lived …

July 2018: Articles and Adventures

Ray B. News & Updates

Hello summertime friends! We’ve been super busy here at EcoKarma in June & July and are happy to share a content rich News & Updates post with you to end the month. If you want to be first to hear what’s going on, an also gain access to coupons and deals on new and exciting products and brands, sign up …

June: Summer is Here

Ray B. News & Updates

Summer Solstice has arrived, and the season is truly here in the US. We can definitely say we are thrilled, and we hope you nature enthusiasts are too! In this month’s newsletter, we’ve highlighted some of our fresh content on the site. We’ve also got some musings from around the web for you, hopefully something you haven’t seen yet and …

May 2018 News and Updates

May: Full Bloom

EK Team News & Updates

After a brief News & Updates hiatus in April, we are back with fresh content, new concepts, and a lot of fun reads. Check out the latest from EcoKarma, our Blogs: EcoBalance and Ray’s Footprint, and from our friends around the web! If you want to be first to hear what’s going on, plus gain access to coupons and deals …

Spring Adventures

Spring Adventures: Hiking and Gardening

Ray B. Ray's Footprint

With the change of season, comes a change of hobby for yours truly. Being in the PNW, there is no shortage of trails and parks to explore. Oregon’s extensive network of County, State, and National parks are well maintained and enjoyable. In all of the years I’ve been camping and hiking I’ve barely scratched the surface of what’s available just …

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How I Planned an Eco Friendly Wedding

Kaileigh Eco Balance

Weddings are such fun celebrations of love, family, and friends. While there are many approaches to planning a wedding, for my husband and I, we wanted to throw a huge party for our favorite people in a way that represented our personalities. Every decision we made was based not on if it was a wedding tradition or a popular trend …

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March: Welcoming Spring

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Perhaps not where you are, but here in the Pacific Northwest, Spring is showing! Though accompanied by frequent showers, the sun is shining just a little more; and we have to admit- we’re pretty OK with it. Check out our latest content in the updates below, along with our recommended reads for the month from us at EcoKarma. If you want …