Environmental Impact of Tourism on Coastlines [Infographic] — ecogreenlove

Everyone loves a beach vacation. Some of the downsides of increased tourism include resort development, boating, snorkeling, diving, and fishing, cruise ship presence, litter, coral reef damage, and even the creation of artificial beaches. These activities introduce toxins and other harmful substances, cause physical damage and sedimentation, and exploit local fish populations. Find out more about how serious the problems caused by coastal tourism have … Continue reading Environmental Impact of Tourism on Coastlines [Infographic] — ecogreenlove

“Recycle art activist” Thomas Dambo connecting people to nature through giant trolls made from trash

If you venture into Copenhagen’s surrounding woods, you are likely to you paths with six giant trolls all made from recycled materials and trash. Created by artist and designer Thomas Dambo, The Six Forgotten Giants, which are hidden throughout the forests of Copenhagen, can only be found with a treasure map or by stumbling upon nearby stones featuring poems riddled with clues. Each of the sculptures … Continue reading “Recycle art activist” Thomas Dambo connecting people to nature through giant trolls made from trash

Daily I Ching for Wednesday 12 December 2018: Huan (Dispersion), Hexagram 59

Huan (Dispersion), Hexagram 59 – Huan (Dispersion) signals the need to break down blocks and obstacles that may be getting in the way of you progressing to another level. With patience, persistency and consistency, blocks and obstacles will be removed, but first you must become aware of that which might be holding you back then taking […] via Daily I Ching for Wednesday 12 December 2018: … Continue reading Daily I Ching for Wednesday 12 December 2018: Huan (Dispersion), Hexagram 59

Tarot Guidance for Wednesday 12 December 2018: 9 of Pentacles

You are entering into a phase that brings you abundance in all aspects of your life, which coincides with an acceptance and acknowledgment that you are self-sufficient. There is a greater sense of peace, harmony and balance as you encounter and experience those things that you have single-handedly created in your life. There is also […] via Tarot Guidance for Wednesday 12 December 2018: 9 of … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Wednesday 12 December 2018: 9 of Pentacles

Plant Asylum: Plant shelter in Utrecht helping to rehouse plants through adoption

House Plants, as themselves sentient beings, need TLC. But for those unable to provide care, the Plant Asylums in Utrecht is providing shelter to plants that are discarded or brought into the shelter. Plant Asylum sets out to nurture the plants back to health – have them bloom and grow again – until they are ready to be “rehoused” with a new owner. Plants are … Continue reading Plant Asylum: Plant shelter in Utrecht helping to rehouse plants through adoption

Christmas DIY Gift Ideas: DIY Mala Necklace

Have you been looking for an item of jewellery to give to a loved one for Christmas but can’t seem to find anything that resonates? Then maybe it’s time to make your own to give as a gift. Mala bracelets and necklaces are simple and easy to make, and make perfect gifts for both men and women. All you need is a few crafts tools and … Continue reading Christmas DIY Gift Ideas: DIY Mala Necklace

Tarot Guidance for Tuesday 11 December 2018: Ace of Pentacles

A new idea that will boost your finances and career is bubbling as the Ace of Pentacles suggests. Be open to the opportunities as they present themselves to you and be prepared to act on them. Tarot Image: © Tarot of Druids Rosalind Medea is an Intuitive Reader, who does intuitive readings, tarot readings, spiritual […] via Tarot Guidance for Tuesday 11 December 2018: Ace of … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Tuesday 11 December 2018: Ace of Pentacles

Daily I Ching for Tuesday 11 December 2018: Chien (Gradual Progress), Hexagram 53

Chien (Gradual Progress), Hexagram 53 – Chien (Gradual Progress) teaches one the lesson of patience. There is steady progress being made. Rushing through this natural cycle or forcing the pace of progress to accelerate at quick speed will not bode well. Chien calls on one to learn to be patient with this gradual progress, and in […] via Daily I Ching for Tuesday 11 December 2018: … Continue reading Daily I Ching for Tuesday 11 December 2018: Chien (Gradual Progress), Hexagram 53

7 Tips for reducing Waste in your Garden — ecogreenlove

Garden waste can be a big problem if you don’t take care of it properly. You might find yourself filling up rubbish sacks every week with everything you can throw away – or worse, it could be building up on your land and staying there. To keep your garden neat and reduce waste, try these seven tips. via 7 Tips for reducing Waste in your Garden … Continue reading 7 Tips for reducing Waste in your Garden — ecogreenlove

Sunscribes: Michael Papadakis using sunlight as a tool to create sunlight art

Sunscribes, otherwise known as Michael Papadakis, harnesses the power of the sun as his artist’s tool to create sunlight art.  Dubbed Heliography, Sunscribes uses an array or mirrors and lenses to focus the sun’s powerful rays into art. Using reflection and refraction to focus the sun’s energy onto specific organic materials such as wood, Sunscribes creates etches with a unique tool. Armed with a magnifying glass in … Continue reading Sunscribes: Michael Papadakis using sunlight as a tool to create sunlight art