On my journey to a more ethical and sustainable lifestyle, I finally tackled the issue of the wastage produced when dealing with my monthly moon cycle. A shocking 12,000 disposable menstrual products are used by the average woman in her lifetime. Each menstrual product take around 500-800 years to break down in the environment. Considering … More Eco Moon Cycle
One day late, but every day should be Earth day. We do not live in isolation from our surroundings. We co-exist with everything on this wondrous Earth. The beauty in nature is unmatched. Its variations of existence are staggering and perfectly imperfect, just like humans ourselves. Although modern society has caused many to lose their … More An Ode to Earth
Over the summer, I applied and was accepted to WWOOF (World Wide Opportunities on Organic Farms) at an eco retreat called Paradise One in the Byron Bay hinterland. What originally prompted me to seek such an opportunity was the chance to be close to Byron Bay, my favourite beach town in Australia. Yet as it … More WWOOFing in the Byron Bay Hinterland
In the thick of the Christmas season, it’s hard not to be sucked in by marketing messages from seemingly every front telling us to buy more, eat more and consume more. Instead of Christmas being a wonderful opportunity to spend time with family, be present, and share a lovingly home-cooked meal with loved ones, it … More I’m dreaming of an ethical Christmas
How to join the zero waste revolution – it’ll be kinder on the planet, your health and the bank balance! … More Zero Waste Grocery Haul
How far the world of plant-based milks has come in the last few years! Instead of limited options, those who opt to avoid dairy have a plethora of possible choices to indulge in. Each one of us will have our own personal favourite, or maybe you have a few – such as loving almond milk … More Plant-based Milks: Which is Best for You and the Planet?
Buy a super cute vintage bike to transport yourself around. Deck out your wardrobe with op shop or suitcase rummage gems (make sure to also let go of some of your old clothes to make way for the new). Go vegan baby! With animal agriculture being the leading cause of (let’s face it) pretty … More 13 Ways to be an Eco Babe
There are a multitude of reasons why you may decide to make the switch to a vegan lifestyle – whether as a means of living your values, reducing the vast destruction to our environment, alleviating animal suffering or improving your health and wellbeing. Whatever your motivator, or whether you’re on the fence, the following reasons … More Why go vegan?