Pete, Kim, and Carly were just in India for Holi, the annual festival of colors! Holi proclaims the end of winter, and rejoices in the coming bounty of the Spring harvest season. It is also a celebration of color and community–a chance to set differences aside and just have FUN! We were so happy enjoy […]
Mexicali co-owner Kim reports from Nepal: “We had such a great visit. After catching up and greeting everyone in the office, the sweet Nirmala cooked us all a tasty lunch as she does every day for the dZi staff. Just coming off of their week-long staff summit, they were full of excitement and energy for […]
“Well everybody’s dancin’ in a ring around the sun; Nobody’s finished, we ain’t even begun.” —The Grateful Dead, The Golden Road We have stepped up our sustainability in a big way these past two years, adding solar panels to our flagship store on Route One in Newcastle last year and now to the top of […]
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From the safety of your chair, climb hundreds of feet up Nepal’s Hongu River Valley to harvest hallucinogenic honey amongst the largest bees in the world! Mexicali Blues is hosting an exclusive, one-time-only PRIVATE and FREE screening of the stunning documentary film, The Last Honey Hunter, produced by National Geographic. Join us at Skidompha Library […]
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Can you find us (Pete, Kim, and Chauncey) in this photo of the reception ceremony at the dZi Foundation earthquake-safe Himalaya Primary school? The ground is broken and all of the concrete, steel, and rocks for the project have been carried up the steep mountainside by community members, each contributing at least 5 days of hard […]