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Celebrate National Book Lovers Day

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Celebrate National Book Lovers Day

August 9th was National Book Lovers Day and we want to acknowledge and celebrate the power of books. Books can transport you to another time or another place. Books can inspire you or challenge you.  Books are an opportunity to learn and explore. Books come in so many formats, audio, digital, picture, graphic that anyone can find something just right for them. If you haven't picked up a book in a while we encourage you to do so. It will not only change your life, but those around you.

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Travel in the Home Ideas

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Travel in the Home Ideas

Traveling for me is like breathing; an absolute necessity, but right now between the cost of hotels, transportation and the unknown stress of will I get there, will my luggage and will I come back sick, makes me want to hyperventilate and there is nothing relaxing or rejuvenating about that. So how do I feed my need for travel without leaving home?  

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July is National Recreation and Parks Month

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July is National Recreation and Parks Month

 For many, local parks are often our first experience in nature. They are places to gather with friends and family, celebrate special moments, promote physical activity, healing and connect us with essential community services. Seven in 10 U.S. residents have at least one local park, playground, open space or recreation center within walking distance of their homes, but non-white and low-income neighborhoods are 50 percent less likely to have one recreational facility in their community. Many communities of color and other marginalized groups, such as LGBTQ+, immigrants, people with low income and people with disabilities, lack the opportunity to experience and engage...

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Community Starts With You: Help Us Build The Savvy Elephant Community

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Community Starts With You: Help Us Build The Savvy Elephant Community

Take Our Survey. We want to hear from you and appreciate you taking a few minutes to complete this short 4 question survey below. As a thank you for your time; after completing the survey, you will receive a discount code to use towards your next purchase at The Savvy Elephant. As it becomes more and more important to mitigate climate change through sustainable materials and practices and uplift all humanity through social equity initiatives; we see a resurgence in handcrafted items made from renewable woods, regenerative materials, with a commitment to treat people with the respect they deserve and we bring these high quality furniture and home décor items to you at The Savvy Elephant.

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Recycling: What Works, What Doesn't and What Do We Do About It

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Recycling: What Works, What Doesn't and What Do We Do About It

Recycling is complicated and for years the U.S. preferred to ship its waste to China rather than create sustainable closed loop systems. Recycling is also a business so if it is not profitable, no company is going to do it and that hurts everyone.

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