A yoga mat made from wetsuits?!

In 2016, I wrote about a yoga mat made from recycled wetsuits in an article about sustainable Christmas presents: the Suga Yoga mat. At the beginning of 2018, I bought the C2G mat for my partner (C2G means Cradle to Grave). I LOVED the concept behind it, and since I’ve used quite a few wetsuits …

Freedivers kick butt!

As freedivers, we see a lot of pollution in and around our favourite playground. It is impossible to see and NOT act. On Sunday, a small group of freedivers decided to kick butt! We collected more than four litres of cigarette butts on the site designated for the AIDA World Cup 2019 Athletes Village in …

Music festivals, water and sustainability

It’s finally time for the Festival d’été de Québec. This is my second time attending the music festival, and I am still amazed at the value for money that you get from the ticket. This year, the organisers have made two water refilling station points available at the Bell stage (the main stage). I applaud …

Wednesday call to action

Last week, Justine Trudeau announced a plan to ban single-use plastic by 2021. Like you, I was very happy at first. “Finally, a step in the right direction!” , I thought. And of course, while it is, there is a wider context to this announcement. There is an air of a PR stunt to it, …