Posts made in August, 2016


Lokta Paper has two different sides. Literally. One of the sides is smooth, while the other side of the same sheet is more rough and natural looking. It all goes back to the unique way that Lokta Paper is made. What Gives Lokta Paper its Distinctive Two Sides? Lokta Paper is handmade from cuttings of the fibrous inner bark of the Lokta Bush. The bush grows on the southern slopes of the Himalayas in Nepal, and has a fast re-grow rate...

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“We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend.” -Robert Louis Stevenson Take a journey of a lifetime or just a quick holiday nearby. Capture the memories, and preserve them for yourself or for a friend. View our Nepali Traveler Journal with handmade Lokta...

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Since things get crazy as summer winds down, and especially with kids getting ready to go back to school, we’ve listed some very fun journaling ideas from some fantastic people around the web to help remember the summer days and plan ahead for the fall. 1. Keep a Memory Journal for the Kids With school right around the corner, it’s a great time to create a journal to jot down the kids’ accomplishments (or...

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“In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” -Abraham Lincoln Keeping Track of the What’s Between the Numbers Make the years count, then count the years by remembering the adventures and lessons learned. Recording notes from a treasured event Capturing a memory on a special trip Taking notes in an important meeting Sketching while abroad Use your Nepali Companion Notebook by...

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