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One question we get asked all of the time is, “I want to live my Life Out of the Box, but how can I get out of my box?” The “box” is different for everyone, so first you have to define what exactly are your barriers in life to living your ideal life. After that, getting out of your […]

When we set out to start Life Out of the Box in 2012, we wanted to develop a line of handmade products from countries all around the world. Our goal was to captivate each culture and bring their unique touch to our products, that of which you cannot find in mass produced stores. We have […]

We’re excited to partner up this month with Mayan Families for their #BringtheChange campaign. As you know, we LOVE the awesome folks at Mayan Families and everything they’re doing for the communities around Lake Atitlan–a place that we hold very dear to our hearts. This month they’ve named it Life Out of the Box-tober as […]

  We are happy to announce that ‪Life Out of the Box was recently chosen as the 2015 USA Creative Business Cup runner-up! LOOTB will be one of two companies to represent the United States in Copenhagen, Denmark during Global Entrepreneurship Week in November. While we were in Guatemala, we were notified by several supporters that […]

We’re excited to announce the exciting news of how we are taking the way you see your impact to the next level. Check out the video below to learn more.   Click here to watch from your email.

We’re excited to update you on all of the wonderful crazy stuff that’s happened with LOOTB in 2015 + a little sneak peak of what’s to come this summer! Check out the video below to learn about it all: Links: Ted Talk OSU Incubator Arriving in Guatemala Facebook Instagram Pinterest Twitter

Since we’ve been back in Panajachel we’ve been working with one of our favorite non-profit partners in the world, Mayan Families. Mayan Families works with impoverished ​Guatemalan populations to eradicate extreme poverty and malnutrition through education, sustainable community ​development programs and emergency aid. They work side by side on the ground with rural communities, giving them to tools they need to […]

  We made the descent down into the green mountains that surround Lake Atitlán. The windy roads made everyone sway in the chicken bus back and forth. We passed the very first town that we gave school supplies to with Mayan Families, San Jorge, and I instantly got butterflies. Waves of memories rushed over me […]

Here we are back in Guatemala. I am so happy to be here. The smell of the air, the humidity and the beautiful Spanish language in my ears. Two years have gone by, so much has changed. We have grown, Life Out of the Box has grown. We have called several countries, cities and states […]

Life Out of the Box has become an incredible journey beyond our wildest imaginations. Ever since we jumped on that plane to Nicaragua in 2012, we have been chasing our dream of creating something bigger than us. This adventure has taken us from Nicaragua up to Guatemala and Mexico where we were able to expand […]