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May g+c Product Picks

May g+c Product Picks

At gaan + co. we look for products that align with our values - brands that are environmentally conscious, sustainable, fun and complimentary to any adventure. And, we love to support small, female-founded enterprises. We are not compensated for endorsing our product picks – but we sure do love ‘em!

The #gaanguide To Durham, NC

The #gaanguide To Durham, NC
This month we’re exploring one of America’s hippest up-and-coming cities for an adventure that’s the perfect balance of urban-eclectic and small-town appeal. We’re headed to Durham, North Carolina, a destination quickly gaining national recognition for its hip local food scene..

Fast Fact of the Month: May

Fast Fact of the Month: May

MAY I have a glass of water? The temperatures & daylight hours are on the rise and if you’re anything like us, so are your activity levels. With that comes one super important factor that’s often overlooked: WATER INTAKE!...

Not Your Typical Memorial Day

Not Your Typical Memorial Day
The days are getting longer and we’re all anxiously looking forward to that special weekend in May that doubles as a patriotic tribute to those that have served our country, and the unofficial start of summer. You’ve got a long-awaited three-day-weekend ahead of you, and we’ve got some adventurous ideas and fun twists for your Memorial Day festivities that will have you proudly representing the red, white and blue!

Not Your Typical Spring Break

Not Your Typical Spring Break
After months of cold days, dark afternoons and a polar vortex that covered the nation, Spring has finally arrived. And we couldn’t be more excited. Spring marks the beginning of warmer weather, longer daylight hours, the blooming of flowers and the budding of leaves. And for some, the glimpses of warmer weather also brings Spring Break. Some people choose to hop on a plane and head to popular travel destinations (don’t forget to pack that gaan + co you crazy kids!). But spending Spring Break close to home can be just as [insert your desired adjective here: relaxing, entertaining or our personal favorite…adventurous!]. Here are some of our favorite ideas to break-away from the norm and make the most out of your Spring Break at home sweet home.

April gaan'er of the month

April gaan'er of the month

Want to be a gaan'er? Email hello@gaan-co.com with your how g+c helped to brighten your adventure! gaan'ers receive awesome perks, including free goodies and bragging rights. 

Fast Fact of the Month: April

Fast Fact of the Month: April
You’ve heard the saying “Spring Fever” but did you know the feeling you get from the birds chirping and the sun shining brightly is more than a clever phrase? Between the months of March and May, the body’s makeup changes due to exposure to sunlight, warmer temperatures, different diets & activity. These changes cause a diagnosable shift...

April g+c Product Picks

April g+c Product Picks

It’s Springtime. You’re bright-eyed, bushy-tailed and ready to rock. Here’s our product picks to make the most out of your Spring cleaning, Spring showers, and Spring breaking. At gaan + co. we look for products that align with our values - brands that are environmentally conscious, sustainable, fun and complimentary to any adventure....

The #gaanguide to Tennessee

The #gaanguide to Tennessee
Looking to break out of the Spring Break mold this year and go on a little adventure? How about experiencing the great outdoors, plus an iconic music scene, all with a dash of that good old Southern hospitality? Welcome to the wonder of Tennessee. We’ll kick off with ridge upon ridge of wildflowers and forests in Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Gatlinburg. Then we’ll head to Nashville for some live country music, fantastic Southern cuisine, and historic sites. This Spring Break adventure is one for the books y'all! 

March gaan'er of the month

March gaan'er of the month

Want to be a gaan'er? Email hello@gaan-co.com with your how g+c helped to brighten your adventure! gaan'ers receive awesome perks, including free goodies and bragging rights. 

Fast Fact of the Month: March

Fast Fact of the Month: March

Sunshine is good for the soul, and the body! Did you know that just 10 minutes of sunlight a day builds the presence of Vitamin D-3 in our bodies? A safe level of Vitamin D helps the body absorb calcium and may help protect against many chronic diseases such as osteoporosis, heart disease and cancers of the breast, prostate or colon. Spending time outside is the best way to ensure your body is getting enough Vitamin D-3, so get outside, get sweaty, and grab some g+c deo!  

March g+c Product Picks

March g+c Product Picks

Okay you little four leaf clovers...here's our gaan Product Picks for March. Spring is upon us!

At gaan + co. we look for products....

Alba Botanica All Natural Lip Balm with SPF 25 [$2.95]

Whether you plan to hit the slopes or your lips are just in need of a post-winter pick me up, we love this all natural lip balm with built in SPF...