Food waste activist Selina Juul helping Denmark cut waste by 25%

Denmark has become one of the leading European countries in the fight against food waste, and one woman, Selina Juul, has been credited by the Danish Government for single-handedly helping the country reduce its food waste by 25 per cent in just five years. The Russo-Dane, who moved from Russia to Denmark when she was 13 years old, convinced Rema 1000, Denmark’s biggest low-cost supermarket chain, to replace … Continue reading Food waste activist Selina Juul helping Denmark cut waste by 25%

Louino Robillard: Haitian peacebuilder committed to reforestation and Haiti’s youth

“Peacebuilder” Louino Robillard has made it his mission to help rebuild his native Haiti and empower its youth to become environmental guardians. Focused on reforestation and community building projects in St Raphael, the Haitian activist has been at the forefront of many community projects since the 2010 earthquake in Haiti. Most notably, Louino Robillard and his wife, Sabina Robillard, brought an area of land in St Raphael … Continue reading Louino Robillard: Haitian peacebuilder committed to reforestation and Haiti’s youth

Tarot Guidance for Thursday 15 February 2018: The Magician

The Magician has been a recurring card for a number of weeks now and as persistent and consistent as it has been in the daily readings, this is an indication of the magic and power within you to bring about all your life’s desires. With your focus, will and intent, you are making dreams come […] via Tarot Guidance for Thursday 15 February 2018: The Magician … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Thursday 15 February 2018: The Magician

Be: The first battery-free, powered and sustainable toothbrush

Those who own an electronic toothbrush and have been searching for replacement heads that are sustainable and biodegradable may have found their search burned out almost as soon as it had started. With Be (Beyond Electric), a new eco-friendly and sustainable toothbrush by The Goodwell Company, not only is that set to change the lack of biodegradable toothbrush heads, it takes it steps further. The first … Continue reading Be: The first battery-free, powered and sustainable toothbrush

Marine biologist Douglas McCauley looks to technology to take on threats to oceans

Marine biologist Douglas McCauley is looking to technology for new ways to take on some of the ocean’s biggest challenges and threats such as overfishing and illegal fishing. The Santa Barbara native and his colleagues at the Benioff Ocean Initiative (BOI) – a collaboration between marine biologists, tech innovators, and citizen scientists – have developed platforms such as Global Fishing Watch, an interactive global map that tracks fishing vessels via … Continue reading Marine biologist Douglas McCauley looks to technology to take on threats to oceans

Tarot Guidance for Wednesday 14 February 2018: Page of Cups

Happy Valentine’s Day! The Page of Cups comes as a rather apt and attuned card to the day with its loving and compassionate energies, and its connection to the water elemental. With the Pages being messengers, messages will be coming at you and your loved ones today. If you are in a relationship, that message […] via Tarot Guidance for Wednesday 14 February 2018: Page of … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Wednesday 14 February 2018: Page of Cups

DIY Natural Healing Antiseptic Balm

Antiseptic cream is a household essential to tend to cuts and scrapes. Many of the conventional antiseptic creams contain paraffin, and while there are many natural alternatives on the market, it is just easy to make a natural antiseptic healing balm at home with a few simple ingredients. The below healing balm uses lavender oil, lemon oil, coconut oil and sunflower oil. Both lemon and lavender … Continue reading DIY Natural Healing Antiseptic Balm

BigBarn: Making local food easier to find for consumers

Local food experts BigBarn are making it easy for people to “find good, safe, accountable food from local sources”. Through a postcode specific Local Food Map, BigBarn provides consumers with information on where to find food producers in their area. BigBarn’s Local Food Map currently includes listings of 6,500 local food outlets in the UK. BigBarn aims to reconnect consumers with their local producers, direct, or … Continue reading BigBarn: Making local food easier to find for consumers

Tarot Guidance for Tuesday 13 February 2018: Ace of Pentacles

There’s a new beginning where your finances are concerned. You may start a new project or be in the process of starting your own business. Whatever you begin today will bring your financial reward in the long run. Tarot Image: © Tarot of 1001 Nights Rosalind Medea is an Intuitive Reader, who does intuitive readings, […] via Tarot Guidance for Tuesday 13 February 2018: Ace of … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Tuesday 13 February 2018: Ace of Pentacles

Craved: Valentine’s gifts perfect for all foodies

Looking for a last-minute Valentine’s Day gift for your foodie other-half while supporting independent producers? Craved, Curators of British Craft Food, have put together Valentine’s gift sets featuring a Bloody Mary cocktail kit, beer bundle, and chilli treats including chocolate, olives and hot sauce for the chilli lover. A delightful array of gifts that will suit any foodie’s Valentine’s desires, Craved’s gift sets are made … Continue reading Craved: Valentine’s gifts perfect for all foodies