Back when I was a girl, I lived in a town close to Manchester in the UK. While my school was in an urban area, it was close to a large green space called Tandle Hills. This large patch of wild was the perfect antidote to living in a town, giving the residents space to […]
Waste Not Want Not. 7 Ways To Help Mother Earth.
The coronavirus has been a wake-up call to us all. Our consumer habits which led to this crisis have brought our world to a grinding halt. Our planet, Mother Earth, is on her knees. Our planet is commonly referred to as Mother Earth because she is our mother. She is responsible for sustaining all life […]
Waste Not Want Not. Let´s Help Mother Earth Sustain Us.
In recent months, as the coronavirus has taken hold and disrupted every aspect of our lives, it’s become clear that we must change our ways. The coronavirus was caused by the abuse of animals and humanity interfering with the natural world to satisfy our consumer and eating habits. We are at risk of further pandemics […]
“Ugly” Fruit & Veg Is Beautiful, Costs Less & Saves Mother Earth.
I’ve lived in Spain and Portugal for the last eight years. Small, local shops specialising in fruit and veg, bakeries and butchers, even though I’m vegan, are still very popular. Most produce tends to be grown in small allotments and gardens within the district, giving locals who grow food a little extra income. People still […]
Ethical Travel. How Slow Can You Go?
In 2004, I set off on what would be my first travelling adventure to wander and wonder at the world we live in. A full year away, travelling on a whim to wherever the wind blew me. No responsibilities, no ties, and definitely no clocks. They say that to travel is the only thing you […]
Bare Necessities. How To Make Your Own Natural Toothpaste. (Vegan)
If you are open to an alternative, you’ll find a natural toothpaste, without added chemicals, is much better for you and the environment. As a society, we have long been led to believe that fluoride is a “good” chemical to use in toothpaste for dental hygiene purposes. However, there is research to indicate that fluoride […]
Bare Necessities. 2 Ingredient Easy No-Bake Flatbread Receipe. (Vegan)
While many of us have lost the basic knowledge of preparing and baking bread, relying on store-bought loaves instead, baking bread is simple, easy and cost-effective. Pound for pound, home-baked bread will save you money. Bread is a staple food in most countries. While the western world would seem to prefer the loaf variety, flatbread […]