Eco-friendly Travel Kit 2019

Eco-friendly travel kits are the way to go if you are serious about plastic-reduction. It also goes a long way while trying to minimise your exposure to nasty chemicals as well as your carbon footprint by cutting out palm-oil and fossil fuel-based products. I'll delve right into it as I am trying to get into … Continue reading Eco-friendly Travel Kit 2019

Five Green Footprints

Image by Mabel Amber, still incognito... from Pixabay Another week has passed packed full of news about great initiatives by individuals and groups around the globe. 1.A Canadian Supermarket has created plastic bags with embarrassing captions printed on them. Reason? To discourage customers to keep asking for them. This has backfired as these bags emblazoned … Continue reading Five Green Footprints

Top 6 Natural Teething Remedies

Natural teething remedies can be very effective to help your baby through these rather painful episodes. Below is a general chart giving you an indication when you can expect your baby's teeth to appear or, medically speaking, "erupt". There is a broad range of normal and some babies are even born with their teeth or … Continue reading Top 6 Natural Teething Remedies

Five Green Footprints

1.70,000. Just a number? This is currently going viral. According to a new study at the University of Victoria, the average American ingests more than 70,000 microplastic particles a year. This should also be very much representative of the average Western or Central European person. The health effects are still unclear, but some of these … Continue reading Five Green Footprints

Five Green Footprints

It is already a week into "Plastic-free July" and posts on tips and ideas on how to do this are dominating the media. Here are a few of the top picks. 1.Greenpeace is currently drawing out a plan to protect our oceans: The Global Ocean Treaty. Apart from plastic pollution, oceans face their greatest threats by industrial … Continue reading Five Green Footprints