Category: Lifestyle

Now That We’re Eating Plastic, Can We Please Stop Throwing it in the Ocean?

Now That We’re Eating Plastic, Can We Please Stop Throwing it in the Ocean?

When plastic became available for convenient disposable packaging, it literally changed the world. Despite recent awareness campaigns, our plastic crises did not begin a couple of years ago; nor did it begin ten years ago.  As far back as the 1960s, notable scientists and environmentalists had already begun to warn the general public about the long-term...

A Guide to High-Performance Vegan Running Shoes

A Guide to High-Performance Vegan Running Shoes

So you’re looking to live a compassionate life and want to up the game by building a cruelty-free wardrobe? Let’s start with some awesome, high performing vegan kicks. Think of it as a wise investment to a better environment and planet that your feet and animals will appreciate. Now it’s important to note here that...

How to Start a Plant-Based Diet

How to Start a Plant-Based Diet

Thinking about going vegan and starting a plant-based diet? It seems like everyone is going vegan, thinking more about what they’re eating as well as the negative impact that meat-based diets have on the environment. But just what is a plant-based diet all about? Going vegan means that you’ll be giving up all animal products...

ABC’s War on Waste Triggers National Action Against Mounting Waste Levels

ABC’s War on Waste Triggers National Action Against Mounting Waste Levels

PRESS RELEASE AUSTRALIA – The ABC’s War on Waste has sparked major social and environmental change across Australia, triggering more than 450 initiatives by schools, hospitals, businesses, governments and community groups to slash their waste footprint. A report by the University of Technology Sydney’s Institute for Sustainable Futures and the ABC found many people who were inspired...

Will You Be Taking On the Plastic Free July Challenge?

Will You Be Taking On the Plastic Free July Challenge?

Note: This letter was originally published in our weekly newsletter and is being republished here. Hey guys, Plastic Free July is almost here and if you’re considering undertaking the challenge (encourage your family, friends and work colleagues to do it with you!) we’ve prepared a heap of posts on this subject matter to help you complete the plastic-free challenge successfully. Check out these articles...

Celebrating Wins and Setting Strategy to Achieve 2019 Goals

Celebrating Wins and Setting Strategy to Achieve 2019 Goals

Note: This letter was originally published in our weekly newsletter and is being republished here. Hey guys, Anyone else scratching their heads wondering where the year went? I felt like I was nowhere near accomplishing any of the goals I set for myself, but then upon reflection, I realised these emotions were misguided. A LOT has happened in the...