Food, Lifestyle

Cut down your Coffee Footprint

I am constantly on the run these days, whipping in and out of meetings, grabbing drinks with friends and occasionally pausing to grab a cup of coffee. It was not until recently when I stopped to think what my fast-paced lifestyle is doing to the world around me. After some quick research, I found that casual… Continue reading Cut down your Coffee Footprint

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Food, Lifestyle

Save the Water in your Kitchen

Do we even know how much water we waste on a daily basis in our kitchen? I think back on times I have quickly washed a few dishes under a running tap, accidentally left the tap running or boiled my vegetables in too much water. It is so easy to unconsciously use copious amount of water… Continue reading Save the Water in your Kitchen

Lifestyle

Get Sexy this Valentine’s Day

Celebrate the sustainability of your love this Valentine's Day and make it last. Share your love with your partner and mother nature this Tuesday, whether going out for a picnic or getting romantic over a quiet dinner at home. Here are a few alternative things to explore in Cape Town this year. Local is Lekker Chocolates, cards… Continue reading Get Sexy this Valentine’s Day

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Water Savvy in the Bathroom

There has recently been a lot of hype in the media around the  "100 days of water left in Cape Town" shock generated in early January. And why shouldn't there be? We are still busy climbing out of a drought in the Western Cape so water resources have been tight. The province received little rainfall during… Continue reading Water Savvy in the Bathroom

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How to be a Conscious Traveller

We are a fortunate generation - we live in a globalised world where once far-away destinations are now a hop-skip-and jump away. With a plane ride we can jet of to Vietnam, explore the Amazon, or find ourselves on a safari at the very tip of Africa. How can we become conscious travellers? More people are… Continue reading How to be a Conscious Traveller