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  • A Loop to End Consumption

    If you’re paying attention, you know one of the biggest topics of discussion in our world today is climate change and the plastic problem. Plastic straws have been replaced with paper straws, however this is only a band-aid solution. What about the plastic cup and lid that we are putting our paper straw into? What about the packaging almost everything we buy comes in?

     

  • Nature's Cure: Inspiration Around Every Corner

    Here at TORRAIN we are passionate about looking good and feeling even better, and at the root of both these concepts lies in our connection to the natural beauty of everyday life. Our company was first conceived traversing a dynamic marketplace against the backdrop of Cambodia’s majestic mountain ranges, tropical rainforests, and breathtaking coastal views.

     

  • Gratitude

    One looks back with appreciation to the brilliant teachers, but with gratitude to those who touched our human feelings. The curriculum is so much necessary raw material, but warmth is the vital element for the growing plant and for the soul of the child. ~ Carl Jung

     

     

  • Arriving from my Syrian Roots

    My parents were born and raised in Syria and growing up as an American, it’s been an interesting road navigating the connection to my roots.

     

  • HEALTHY MIND. HEALTHY BODY. HEALTHY LIFE.

    A girlfriend recently asked me what I do to stay in shape. I thought about it for a second, what do I do to stay in shape? I guess the question took me by surprise because I don’t feel like I go out of my way to “do” exercise; it’s just a part of my daily life. If I am unable to move my body for more than a couple days, I start to feel anxious, slower and heavier. I stay active to feel good.

     

  • Sustainability: It’s Not Just a Buzz Word

    The word sustainability is a hot topic these days. If you simply Google the word, hundreds of articles come up that relate to farming, global warming, recycling and sustainable practices. But what exactly does the word mean?

     

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