Conscious Living: How to Reduce Waste at Home

adjective: conscious 1. aware of and responding to one’s surroundings. 2. having knowledge of something. 3. (of an action or feeling) deliberate and intentional. Conscious living, a trending, timely phrase. What does it even mean? How exactly does this relate to sustainability? Well, conscious is defined as being ‘aware of and responding to one’s surroundings.’Continue reading “Conscious Living: How to Reduce Waste at Home”

How to Save the Planet Without Spending Money

Everyone aware of the consequences of climate change wants to know how to save the planet, but not everyone has the money to invest in it. For this reason, this post is dedicated to eco-friendly ideas that are free or don’t involve spending money you normally wouldn’t. It’s a common misconception that we need moneyContinue reading “How to Save the Planet Without Spending Money”

5 Inspiring Documentaries on Environment and Sustainability

Happy Earth Day! To celebrate Earth Day, let’s get inspired to protect the planet and promote sustainability. First held on April 22, 1970, this annual event marks the connection of people to fight a global cause. A global summit of events like speeches, discussions, workshops and more are held both live and virtually. It’s theContinue reading “5 Inspiring Documentaries on Environment and Sustainability”

5 Sustainable Living Spring Ideas

Let’s welcome in the arrival of spring with some eco-friendly inspiration. Known as the season of new beginnings, what better time to introduce sustainable living? Nature begins to come to life as temperatures slowly rise, farmers and gardeners plant their seeds, greenery buds, and blossoms, and animals come out of hibernation. It’s a great timeContinue reading “5 Sustainable Living Spring Ideas”

Diets to Help Fight Climate Change

When it comes to food, there are so many delicious choices. Some healthy, some unhealthy… But the question we’re looking at today is the impact our diet has on the planet. Can our diet really help fight climate change? The answer is yes. Around 25% of all the climate change problems we experience stem fromContinue reading “Diets to Help Fight Climate Change”

How to Save the Planet

How can we take control of the future and begin to save the planet that we call home? It should be the priority of every single government, but it’s not. Sustainability should be a subject at school, but it’s not. Sustainable living advice should be on the news informing us how to take action, butContinue reading “How to Save the Planet”

10 Zero-Waste Home Ideas

When broken down into simple steps, zero-waste alternatives at home are easier that we may initially imagine. Take the inspiring example of Bea Johnson and her family who produce not even a jar of waste per year. A stance against needless waste is not only essential for sustainability purposes, it also enables us to saveContinue reading “10 Zero-Waste Home Ideas”

Air Purifying Indoor Plants that Remove Toxins

Plants are more than just an aesthetical adornment for the home, they also provide us with a healthy breath of fresh air. In fact, NASA conducted a Clean Air Study and concluded that certain indoor plants naturally remove toxic agents, helping neutralise the air. Indoor air pollutants range from things like cigarette smoke to theContinue reading “Air Purifying Indoor Plants that Remove Toxins”

10 Tips for Simple Sustainability at Home

Sustainable living is governed by a lifestyle that aims to reduce a person’s environmental impact. When broken down into small steps, we have the power to make changes in many aspects of our day-to-day life. Though the journey to consuming mindfully and sustainable living may not happen overnight, by making some of these simple changesContinue reading “10 Tips for Simple Sustainability at Home”

5 Top Tips to Go Plant-based: Veganuary

Whether you follow a fully-fledged plant-based diet or want to cut back on animal consumption, there are so many incredible reasons to go plant-based. Be it for health reasons, conscious living, or ethics, there are an abundance of benefits to a plant-based diet. Veganuary is a great way to get the ball rolling for veganismContinue reading “5 Top Tips to Go Plant-based: Veganuary”