The Start of Something New

  • Buzzin' About Bees

    Between creating honey we use as a sweet treat and stinging us on a warm summer day, it may be hard for some to decide whether they like bees or not.  Let’s take a deeper look into bees and why they’re so much more than their stinger.
  • Minimal Impact with Maximum Benefit: How Kobee's is Doing Things Differently

    At Kobee’s, we aim to do things differently. For us, that started with using simple, natural ingredients and packaging to create a sustainable, high quality lip balm that stands out from the rest.

  • Too Good to Waste: 4 Tips to Up Your Compost Game

    In 2020, Kobee's made the switch to compostable lip balm tubes in order to combat the growing amount of plastic sent to our landfills. With these simple tips to up your composting game, joining us on our mission to reduce plastic pollution will be easier than ever.
  • How Microplastics Have Become a Macro Problem

    As scientists continue to analyze the effects of microplastics on our ecosystems, more widespread damage may be occurring than originally thought, including damage to our own bodies. What is being done to combat microplastics and what can we do to help?
  • Cancellation of the Controversial Keystone XL Pipeline

    The cancellation of the controversial Keystone XL pipeline puts years of debate to rest, yet highlights the ever-growing political divide surrounding environmental protection and the economy.
  • 4 Steps to a Low Waste Lifestyle

    Learn some tips to start living a low-waste lifestyle from someone who has the experience!
  • Why becoming Eco-Friendly is a top priority

      Being eco or environmentally friendly is becoming more and more important in today’s society. You might see the term is referred to in job ads, ...
  • Being a small business owner in College

    Day in the life of a small business owner Some  of you  may know  that I’m Kobe Harris,  a second-year student at Loyola-University of Chicago, a...
  • The Importance of Bees

    Here at Kobees, bees are our everything, they give us food to eat, they pollinate the plants we see on a daily basis, they provide honey for us to ...
  • The Start of Something New

    My name is Kobe Harris, I'm a sophomore at Loyola University Chicago. I came up with the idea for kobees at the end of second semester freshman y...