Blue Forest: Making sustainable treehouse living a reality

Tree house living is a dream for some, and brothers Simon and Andy Payne are the guys making that a reality with their wonderful and magical treehouses. Since forming their business, Blue Forest, in 2003, the brothers have been behind the design and construction of magical treehouses, sustainable buildings, and eco classrooms around the world. Among some of their wonderful constructions include The Magic Home, … Continue reading Blue Forest: Making sustainable treehouse living a reality

Tarot Guidance for Sunday 24 September 2017: The Empress — Rosalind Medea

You may have been working on releasing beliefs, habits and patterns that have kept you focused on yourself – the “me, me, me”. With this awakening comes an awareness of the bigger picture and the “we” – meaning your place in this world, your connection to nature and the universe, your responsibility for maintaining the […] via Tarot Guidance for Sunday 24 September 2017: The Empress … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Sunday 24 September 2017: The Empress — Rosalind Medea

Julieta XLF: Street artist with a signature whimsical style entwined in nature

Spanish street artist Julieta XLF is a dab hand at creating whimsical female figures entwined in nature. Julieta XLF’s colourful and vibrant artworks pay homage to the divine feminine. Her signature murals have featured on walls throughout her native Valencia, Madrid, Italy and France. Julia Silla, aka Julieta XLF, says: “In my work, women are the heroines of their adventures and nature is my muse. Everything … Continue reading Julieta XLF: Street artist with a signature whimsical style entwined in nature

Tarot Guidance for Saturday 23 September 2017: 8 of Wands — Rosalind Medea

The 8 of Wands today signals an end to delays. There is forward movement after a short period of stagnation or procrastination even. Forward movement may come in variety of ways. Communication “lines” are open and you may receive news that will set your personal goals back in motion. Things are looking up. Tarot Image: […] via Tarot Guidance for Saturday 23 September 2017: 8 of … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Saturday 23 September 2017: 8 of Wands — Rosalind Medea

Food Waste Philosophy: Shane Jordan’s commitment to raising awareness of food waste

Food waste has been making the headlines in recent times, and providing an honest and positive look at the issue, through lived experience, is where Shane Jordan comes clean and tells it as it is. The Bristol-native is the author of the Food Waste Philosophy, a book which discloses the truth behind food, and how food affects our lives. In the Food Waste Philosophy, the … Continue reading Food Waste Philosophy: Shane Jordan’s commitment to raising awareness of food waste

Sustainable Stays: Boutiquehotel Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria

Boutiquehotel Stadthalle, in the heart of Vienna, stands tall in its connection to nature and its commitment to the environment, whilst being located in the midst of the hustle-and-bustle of the city. As close as it can get to being an urban sanctuary, this “calm but central” boutique hotel is tucked away on a quiet street. It’s standout features include a lush courtyard, which with its … Continue reading Sustainable Stays: Boutiquehotel Stadthalle, Vienna, Austria

Tarot Guidance for Friday 22 September 2017: Ace of Cups — Rosalind Medea

You are now in a position or better position to embrace new beginnings, having gained clarity on an issue that was hindering your ability to get further past the start line. The Ace of Cups heralds in a fresh start, and this time you have the full steam or power to carry you through to […] via Tarot Guidance for Friday 22 September 2017: Ace of … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Friday 22 September 2017: Ace of Cups — Rosalind Medea

Trash Isles: Call for plastic waste patch to get country status so leaders acknowledge the problem

LADbible has launched a campaign to have an expanding heap of plastic waste the size of France, penned as the Trash Isles, recognised by the UN to get government officials and leaders to take notice of the problem. Every year, eight million tons of plastic are dumped in waterways and oceans, entangling marine wildlife and breaking down into tiny pieces that are ingested by animals and often … Continue reading Trash Isles: Call for plastic waste patch to get country status so leaders acknowledge the problem

Osom Brand: Creating everyday clothing basics by upcycling discarded garments

Osom Brand is on a mission to create clothing basics from landfill waste, by upcycling discarded garments and turning them into everyday wear. The brand, set up by waste veteran Patricia Ermecheo, started life last year with socks as its first product. The socks are made from waste fabrics – including donated clothing and deadstock – through a recycling process that eliminates water and dyes, … Continue reading Osom Brand: Creating everyday clothing basics by upcycling discarded garments

Tarot Guidance for Thursday 21 September 2017: King of Swords — Rosalind Medea

Is there something from the past that you are clinging on to like a “comfy pair of slippers”? Only thing is, what you are clinging on to is by no means good for you nor conducive to the life you are now creating. The King of Swords, as blunt as he is, will have no […] via Tarot Guidance for Thursday 21 September 2017: King of … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Thursday 21 September 2017: King of Swords — Rosalind Medea