Category: Lifestyle

9 Sustainable Christmas Gift Ideas For Recipients Who Prefer Experiences Over Things

9 Sustainable Christmas Gift Ideas For Recipients Who Prefer Experiences Over Things

Gift giving and consumption associated with Christmas can often kick start that dreaded eco-anxiety; picturing unwanted gifts, plastic decorations and mountains of food waste and we can understand why. With an increasingly eco-conscious world, there are many ways to enjoy the season and minimise your footprint at the same time. From a Christmas presents perspective,...

The Ultimate Guide to Eco-Friendly Organizers, Diaries and Planners for 2020

The Ultimate Guide to Eco-Friendly Organizers, Diaries and Planners for 2020

With smartphones being a multi-purpose handheld device, it is making every other gadget we used to need seem obsolete, like the alarm clock and the calculator. However no matter how practical these digital devices are, many of us still prefer to use an actual physical planner than use the digital versions to manage our deadlines,...

Not All Wines are Vegan and Organic. Here are 9 Australian Brands Making Natural Wines and Eco-Friendly Alcohol

Not All Wines are Vegan and Organic. Here are 9 Australian Brands Making Natural Wines and Eco-Friendly Alcohol

There’s more to conscious alcohol consumption than just reusable straws and recyclable packaging, If you’ve explored a plant-based or vegan diet you would have found in your research that many forms of alcohol are in fact not considered vegan let alone entirely natural/organic. So what exactly is natural wine? Like the food industry there’s many...

Ban the Microbead: More than a Dozen Countries Have Banned these Hidden Plastics from Beauty Products. Has Yours?

Ban the Microbead: More than a Dozen Countries Have Banned these Hidden Plastics from Beauty Products. Has Yours?

The promise of deep cleansing that gently and thoroughly removes skin impurities is what encourages us to purchase beauty products that contain microbeads. We buy into this simple exfoliating solution as it’s more affordable than spending big bucks for a skin treatment at a derm clinic or spa. All we need to do, the packaging...

A Zero Waste Advocate’s Guide to Reusable Drink Bottles

A Zero Waste Advocate’s Guide to Reusable Drink Bottles

Just an FYI, the latest new fashion accessory is a reusable drink bottle. The ‘un-coolness’ of carrying around a reusable vessel to quench your thirst, is so 2018. If you don’t have a groovy drink bottle, or you’ve left yours in the public toilets on a road trip and cannot bear the carbon emissions of...