World Oceans Day: 8th June 2020

Happy World Oceans Day! Whether you are still under lockdown, or slowly getting back to “normal life” after the Corona virus pandemic, we have all had some time to read about how the planet has responded to the halt of human activities. Goats and deer roaming the streets, whales and dolphins being sighted in new …

Vegan droëwors recipe

What is droëwors? It’s only the best thing on the planet!!! Until you stop eating meat… and even then, you dream about it every now and again. Droëwors is a South African dried sausage that is crispy, crunchy, and bursting with flavour. On my trip to South Africa, I came across VEGAN droëwors being sold …

Toothbrush swap!

After using my old plastic toothbrush for over two years, I finally changed over to a reduced plastic version! According to Colgate et al, you should change your toothbrush every three months!!! I have never done this because it sounds like such a great waste to me! And looking at the statistics online backs up …

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 …