My Favorite Glass Straw

My Favorite Glass Straw

Dear Daedra: What is your favorite glass straw? You might think that it is impossible for me to have a favorite glass straw, but I do. My personal favorite glass straw is our 10″ regular designer glass straws. I use one of these straws every single day in my 30 oz insulated RTIC tumbler and… View more

My Journey as a Mom Entrepreneur

My Journey as a Mom Entrepreneur

Dear Reader: Below are answers to several questions I’ve been asked pertaining to my journey as a mom entrepreneur. Thanks for showing interest in me and my glass straws! I hope this provides value and insight to other aspiring mom entrepreneurs.  Warmly, Daedra Is what you’re doing now what you always wanted to do growing up? Nope! Not… View more

Smoothie Recipe for Healthy Moms

Smoothie Recipe for Healthy Moms

Meet Joy McCarthy Joy McCarthy is the Founder of Joyous Health, a Certified Holistic Nutritionist and best-selling author. A trusted nutrition expert, Joy has been featured in hundreds of publications both online and in print; and is a regular health expert on TV. Through her innate drive to inspire others, Joy has created numerous online… View more

Art Matters

Art Matters

“Earth” without “art” is just “Eh”. – Anonymous I love this quote about art and its relationship to the earth, because an earth without art likely sucks as much as #plasticsucks. Art matters to the earth and to you and me. It keeps life creative, interesting and fun. When we created Strawesome, we were excited to bring… View more

Wine Straws

Wine Straws

Until recent years, the main option for wine straws (in fact most straws) has been of course plastic. Since beverages do not taste the same when sipped through plastic (due to toxins leaching into drinks from the straw), it has reduced the wine sipping enjoyment level down a few notches. Thankfully, there is another option… View more

Plastic Straw Litter Sucks

Plastic Straw Litter Sucks

Dear Daedra: It is that time of the year when everyone is making New Year Resolutions. What is one of your 2018 goals or resolutions? Brian took the photos in this post while we were walking along Lake Michigan in late 2017. Of course plastic straw litter was everywhere, but there was so much more… View more