Exhibition Review: Eco-Visionaries: Confronting a planet in a state of emergency, Royal Academy of Arts, London

It’s a fact: “we are facing an ecological emergency”. The likes of young environmental guardians Greta Thunberg, Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, Artemisa Xakriaba and their peers have voiced these facts for the world to take note and take action. Eco-Visionaries: Confronting a planet in a state of emergency, an exhibition that is currently on at the Royal Academy of Arts in London, on the other hand takes … Continue reading Exhibition Review: Eco-Visionaries: Confronting a planet in a state of emergency, Royal Academy of Arts, London

Tune of the Day for Tuesday 10 December 2019: Body Needs Healing by Yazmin Lacey —

Yazmin Lacey’s Body Needs Healing is a reminder to pay attention to your physical body to determine what it requires to stay nourished and replenished, and to maintain its wellbeing. Healing is a necessary process for the physical body. Eating the right foods for you; sleep; positive thinking; taking some downtime, physical exercise such as walking, […] via Tune of the Day for Tuesday 10 December … Continue reading Tune of the Day for Tuesday 10 December 2019: Body Needs Healing by Yazmin Lacey —

Tarot Guidance for Tuesday 10 December 2019: 10 of Wands —

Things, people or situations may demand your attention today as the 10 of Wands indicates. What this is showing is that perhaps you have taken on too many responsibilities or put energy behind those things that do not resonate with you on any level. Now is the time to begin working with your intuition to […] via Tarot Guidance for Tuesday 10 December 2019: 10 of … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Tuesday 10 December 2019: 10 of Wands —

Trees for Cities plant nearly 30,000 trees across the UK during National Tree Week

Trees for Cities planted more than 29,000 trees with the help of 1,000 volunteers across the UK as part of National Tree Week 2019. National Tree Week, held at the start of the traditional tree planting season in November, is organised by the Tree Council. Charity Trees for Cities, which works at both a national and international level to improve lives by planting trees in … Continue reading Trees for Cities plant nearly 30,000 trees across the UK during National Tree Week

Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Here’s a roundup of some of the stories that have captured Life & Soul Magazine’s attention this week: 1. Hawaii’s Most Populated Island, Oahu, Bans Most Single-Use Plastic Products – Lawmakers in Hawaii’s largest city just passed what could be one of the strictest bans on single-use plastics in the country, according to the Huffington Post. The legislation will take effect in phases, with polystyrene … Continue reading Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Tarot Guidance for Monday 9 December 2019: 3 of Cups —

There is cause for celebration today with the 3 of Cups. Something that is close to your heart may enter into your life today or you may see physical results of that which you have been diligently and persistently putting your energies behind. Perhaps you are attending a gathering of some sorts or your own […] via Tarot Guidance for Monday 9 December 2019: 3 of … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Monday 9 December 2019: 3 of Cups —

Tune of the Day for Monday 9 December 2019: Chameleon by Komonazmuk —

Chameleons are known for being able to change colour to blend into their environment, and will use their shapeshifting qualities in the presence of a mate or an enemy. Komonazmuk’s Chameleon comes as a reminder to have an awareness of the bigger picture and to see through the eyes of your true self – you will be amazed […] via Tune of the Day for Monday … Continue reading Tune of the Day for Monday 9 December 2019: Chameleon by Komonazmuk —

Backyard Nature encouraging young guardians to help protect birds over the winter

A Backyard Nature campaign is enlisting the help of young guardians to take birds “under their wing” this winter by making sure they have plenty to eat and drink. Backyard Nature Guardians are being called on to make bird feeders from natural materials such as pine cones or apples that they can then place in their own garden or backyard or at a community project … Continue reading Backyard Nature encouraging young guardians to help protect birds over the winter

Panettone: The legends around Italy’s festive fruit cake and how it’s made

Panettone is the perfect Christmas sweet treat if you like your cakes light and fluffy. These days it is just as common to serve up panettone at a Christmas meal as it is mince pies or Christmas pudding. Today, more than 117 million panettone are sold in Italy and abroad. The cylindrical sweetbread from Milan, with its dome shaped top, dates back as the Middle … Continue reading Panettone: The legends around Italy’s festive fruit cake and how it’s made