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Expedition Subsahara is officially three years old

Expedition Subsahara is officially THREE! If you’re like me, you love proverbs, and there are several that speak to our journey not just in the past year, but over the past three years.“Little by l...

How we use old prayer mats to make our baskets

One of the questions we get asked most frequently at Expedition Subsahara is what our baskets are made of. That’s an easy one. The coils are made using sweet grass and bound together with recycled ...

Radical Respect

“Your prices are outrageous!”  Since starting Expedition Subsahara almost three years ago, I see some iteration of this remark on social media on a semi-frequent basis. It has always rubbed me the...

Reading Is Power

If you’re reading this, you are privileged. Why? Because you have the incredible ability to read. Everyone who can read and write grew up with a person or group of people in their life — whether it...

Juneteenth 2020

Juneteenth is just around the corner. With celebrations starting in 1865, the holiday is the oldest nationally marked commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States. June 19th, (known ...

The Simb & The Virus

If presented the opportunity, life has a way of connecting experiences and cultural events. Lately, I’ve been thinking about the recent Coronavirus outbreak and it reminded me of The Simb. Accordin...