Category: Lifestyle

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...

5 Useful Tips to Cope with Climate Anxiety

5 Useful Tips to Cope with Climate Anxiety

Around the world, climate change is unarguably, one of the most debated topics of our time. But more than just another “topic”, it has been roundly described as the singular greatest challenge that mankind has or will ever face; a fact that the media has spared no bones in repeating to us every chance they...

20 Items That Should Be On Your Zero Waste List

20 Items That Should Be On Your Zero Waste List

If you’re keen to embrace a zero waste lifestyle (interchangeably called low waste lifestyle, low impact lifestyle, minimal waste lifestyle and waste-free lifestyle) here are the 20 things you will need to get started. Some of these you will already own, some you can borrow and others you will need to buy (to keep your...