Today's guest post comes from Lizzie Stuhlreyer from Bee Attitudes.
Our company, Bee Attitudes, is owned by three women: Lizzie Stuhlreyer, Jessie Rosenblum and Merissa Costanza, mothers that want to make the world a better place and we believe one place to start is with your own attitude. I think Gandhi said it best when he talked about positive thoughts eventually becoming your values and who you are, so we like to think this our way of reminding people to try to keep a positive outlook, it's not easy to do all the time. We truly believe in the power of the individual to bring about change with the right attitude.
We feel it is important to help where we can and give back to the community. We really wanted to find a cause we could do a special shirt for, that would not only raise money for them but also help spread their message. When we decided we were in a position to do this, Thistle Farms was the first thing that came to mind and we had a meeting and immediately knew we wanted to be a part of the circle! Before we had set this in motion we had been talking about doing a shirt with the attitude Bee Loved for the holidays. So after our meeting it all came together - Bee Loved would be the perfect shirt for Thistle Farms. It works on so many levels - Thistle Farms' philosophy that Love Heals and we all deserve to be loved and when we truly believe it, the healing begins.
The shirts are available for sale on our website, and locally you can buy them at Scarlett Begonia on West End, Nancybgoods in East Nashville and Pear Tree Avenue in Brentwood. 50% of the proceeds from the sale of this shirt will go to Thistle Farms, plus we get to share the message that LOVE HEALS with our customer base and hopefully raise more awareness! We have a unisex t-shirt, a baseball style shirt and a sweatshirt will be available in the next few weeks.
On another note - while we were there on our first meeting we met Penny, Jennifer and Anna in the paper factory and we're now using paper from there to package our t-shirts, it's like we're wrapping each one with love! We love being able to support Thistle Farms as a business also.
ADDED BONUS: Through the month of November, Bee Attitudes will ship the Bee Loved shirts for free when you type SHIPFREE in the coupon code!
Thank you so much to Lizzie, Jessie and Merissa.
We are so grateful to you and love wearing these Bee-utiful shirts!