“We love to listen to our customers and for this reason we would be delighted to hear from you if you would like a bespoke fair trade product made especially for you.”

November 2018 - Newsletter Video Blog Summary

November 2018 - Newsletter Video Blog Summary

November 2018

This November I travelled to the UK to attend appointments with medical professionals to receive treatment for both my shoulders.

 

Completed a photo shoot of new fairtrade products.

 

London

This November I travelled to London to attend appointments with medical professionals and understand why my shoulders are so painful.

It was a tiring two weeks attending appointments and I discovered I didn't need surgery and had a frozen shoulder.

An-Overview-of-Frozen-Shoulder-by-South-County-Spine-Care

Credit: An-Overview-of-Frozen-Shoulder-by-South-County-Spine-Care

 

I have realised the greatest health is wealth and my priority is healing and getting better. Self-care is not selfish. As the saying goes the greatest health is wealth.

Self Care isn't Selfish poster

Self Care Isn't Selfish 

 

Amazing-Self-Care-Charts-You-Need-to-See-1

Credit: www.FiorenzaRossini.com

 

Fairtrade photo shoot November 2018

I received a consignment of new fairtrade products and conducted a photo shoot.

I have attached a few photographs below.

Fairtrade photo shoot by Sabeena Ahmed and The Little Fair Trade Shop Nov 18

Fairtrade ceramic incense holders

 

Fairtrade photo shoot by Sabeena Ahmed and The Little Fair Trade Shop Nov 18

Fair trade small nickel elephant tea light holder

 

Fairtrade photo shoot by Sabeena Ahmed and The Little Fair Trade Shop Nov 18

Fairtrade elephant globe

 

I look forward to December and attending the Swiss Business Council Christmas Market 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE.

Thank you for supporting fairtrade producers wherever you live.

Sabeena x

 

 

Further Reading and Links

Fiorenza Rossini

 




Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in The Little Fair Trade Blog

March 2019 - Newsletter Video Blog Summary
March 2019 - Newsletter Video Blog Summary

This March my play was performed by actors at at the Emirates Literature Foundation.

 

I was chosen as a finalist as Change maker of the Year for Be the Change Awards 2019  and Ethical Hour.

 

Despite struggling with my shoulders I participated in the Six Items Challenge for the eighth year.

I enrolled on the Be The Change Course with Oxfam and the Open University.

I welcomed environmental activist Isatou Ceesay and her son Madou to Dubai.

Continue Reading →

Ethical Pioneer - Interview with Isatou Ceesay, co author of One Plastic Bag visits Dubai, UAE, March/April 2019
Ethical Pioneer - Interview with Isatou Ceesay, co author of One Plastic Bag visits Dubai, UAE, March/April 2019

Isatou Ceesay and son Madou stayed with me for 5 days during their 7 day visit

to Dubai.

Isatou Ceesay is an environmental activist and social entrepreneur from Njau, Gambia.

For over 16 years she has been reducing the use of single use plastic.

She has co-authored a book about her plastic journey titled One Plastic Journey with Miranda Paul who I interviewed last year.

Continue Reading →

World Pulse Ambassador UAE - March 2019
World Pulse Ambassador UAE - March 2019

February 2019 I applied to become an ambassador with World Pulse.

My application was accepted.

Continue Reading →

 

Sign up for fair trade awesome!
Enter your email to be the first to receive news of product launches, discounts and ethical fashion campaigns.