Mindful Market is a 2-way marketplace that loves serving small heart-centered businesses that enrich well-being and the planet. We embrace conscious consumerism & conscious capitalism.
Mindful Market is now also a tool that elevates humanity by
promoting local, regional and global initiatives and movements.
We are excited to align with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). The SDG are a call for action by ALL countries (poor, rich and middle income) to promote prosperity, while protecting the planet.
Pictured above- Conscious Capitalism Co-Founder, Raj Sisodia with Mindful Market Founder, Jim Kupczyk
The idea of Conscious Capitalism has been around for about 20 years. The foundational book, published in 2013, that captures the core ideas and spirit is Conscious Capitalism: Liberating the Heroic Spirit of Business, by John Mackey (cofounder of Whole Foods Market) and Raj Sisodia (thought leader in Trustworthy Business Behavior).
What is Sustainable Agriculture?
In simplest terms, sustainable agriculture is the production of food, fiber, or other plant or animal products using farming techniques that protect the environment, public health, human communities, and animal welfare.
Why buy sustainable food products?
Here are 8 great reasons why.
Remember your first attempt at making a green smoothie?
If you were like me, it didn’t turn out too well. It had all the “right” ingredients – or so I thought – just not in the right proportions. My family still jokes about how I like to drink “green stuff” that tastes, well… like grass!
So, I decided to go to the authority for some direction – the green goddess Kris Carr. Read More
Article by: Tabitha Riley
Candles are a beautiful and quick way to enhance and support your meditative routine. Utilizing them during prayer and mediation is a widely historic practice among many cultures and beliefs. There are many variations of candles you can choose from, depending on your preferences and objectives. Most of the candles fall into two main categories, spiritual and meditation.
-Article and Interview By: Halley Marie Shaw
-Photo Credit: Julia Turk
THE “F” IN OUR
be easy, right? Get up, go to work on time, return messages, keep finding ways
to advance, be our best selves.
We turn on
our phones and laptops to find slews of social media threads. We get locked
into group texts. We market ourselves on LINKEDIN. We have apps to prompt our
deep breathing or start chats with mental health professionals. We have
everything we need to make sure that we are informed, productive, and healthy.
Written by Mindful Market’s Spiritual/Meditation Guide | Columnist: Myster Blu
Walking in the here and now is an extraordinary place to be. Walking is one of the best things we can do for ourselves. As Ti has taught me…We always have the choice to walk mindfully and peacefully…with each step we are kissing the earth…leaving an imprint of our love and compassion for all the world and all humanity. With that, it’s like throwing a little pebble into a lake and noticing how much of an impact that one little pebble can create through the ripples it sends out. Far beyond the impact zone.
Author: Halley Marie Shaw, Buffalo NY
Sketch: Halley Marie Shaw. Photo Editing/Reimage: Kerry Fey
Author Bio: “I am no one”
I’m just going to spit it out: I don’t want to sit at your fucking table
Yes, I did go away to correct this. Yes, I came back “better.” No, I am not doing well. And, no, I don’t want to eat with ANYONE.
I attend gatherings to rub noses, but avoid dinner parties. If I were to show up at a dinner party, I’d be present. I wouldn’t be there for dinner. It’s for the best. Performance anxiety would kick in once I sit at the table. Then I would suddenly rattle off confessions as if being there was going to kill me.