Recipe: Cheese & Thyme Oatcakes

Oatcakes are a healthy and nutritious snack to munch on when you are in need of a little something. With the delightful addition of cheese and thyme, these oatcakes are simple and easy to make and will go down a treat with kids and adults alike. Ingredients:  220g of rolled oats 150g of medium cheddar cheese, grated 1 tsp of dried thyme 30g of butter, … Continue reading Recipe: Cheese & Thyme Oatcakes

Fashion must take a stand against climate change, as protests and collections at Fashion Weeks show

Fashion Weeks in two of the world’s most prominent “fashion capitals” – New York and London – have been upstaged by something more powerful and more “influential” than it – the truth and in this case, the truth about climate change. More than 100 climate change activists from Extinction Rebellion joined a march on Sunday in a bid to disrupt London Fashion Week – calling … Continue reading Fashion must take a stand against climate change, as protests and collections at Fashion Weeks show

Daily I Ching for Tuesday 19 February 2019: Sun (Decrease), Hexagram 41

Sun (Decrease), Hexagram 41 – Sun is about being wise with your resources, wealth, time and energy. It indicates there is a need to balance this situation and to be self-disciplined. This is a period of decrease – whether it’s curbing your spending or limiting time spent with people who do not have your best interests […] via Daily I Ching for Tuesday 19 February 2019: … Continue reading Daily I Ching for Tuesday 19 February 2019: Sun (Decrease), Hexagram 41

Tarot Guidance for Tuesday 19 February 2019: The Wheel of Fortune

Change is imminent as a new direction presents itself to you. With the Wheel of Fortune it could go one way or the other, and the direction it takes ultimately depends on the choice you make. Embrace the change, go with the flow and trust in your destiny, and there will be positive outcomes. Resist […] via Tarot Guidance for Tuesday 19 February 2019: The Wheel … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Tuesday 19 February 2019: The Wheel of Fortune

Bookseller gives away free books to children in Italy who bring plastic bottles and cans to recycle

A Southern Italy-based bookseller is encouraging children to read while doing something for the environment by offering free books to those who bring him one plastic bottle and one aluminum can to recycle. Michele Gentile, who founded the Ex Libris Cafe bookshop in Polla, a small town near Salerno, told CNN his goal is to spread passion for books and a love for reading among those … Continue reading Bookseller gives away free books to children in Italy who bring plastic bottles and cans to recycle

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. Bacteria glues plastic together posing even deadlier threat to sea life, scientists find – Glue-like substances secreted by bacteria are sticking tiny bits of plastic to form larger clusters that marine animals could mistake for food, according to scientists. They also state that the clumping could divert … Continue reading Microcosm of the Macrocosm: 7 Planet-Focused Stories from Around the World

Daily I Ching for Monday 18 February 2019: Hsiao Ch’u (The Taming Power of the Small), Hexagram 9

Hsiao Ch’u (The Taming Power of the Small), Hexagram 9 – Paying attention to the small things is the learning of Hsiao Ch’u. Be in the moment, focusing on the small things that you must handle moment-by-moment rather than shifting your focus to the end goal or getting carried away with the end result. There lies […] via Daily I Ching for Monday 18 February 2019: … Continue reading Daily I Ching for Monday 18 February 2019: Hsiao Ch’u (The Taming Power of the Small), Hexagram 9

Tarot Guidance for Monday 18 February 2019: Knight of Cups

The Knight of Cups serves as a reminder to make heart choices in all your endeavours today. While the Knight of Cups is often perceived as a “dreamer”, be aware that “dreams” are the first stage in creating your reality, so be sure to follow your dreams with “heart-felt” actions. Image Credit: Angel Tarot Rosalind […] via Tarot Guidance for Monday 18 February 2019: Knight of … Continue reading Tarot Guidance for Monday 18 February 2019: Knight of Cups

How to select, prepare, store and preserve Sage [Infographic] — ecogreenlove

Sage is a prevalent herb used worldwide in cooking and herbal medicine. Whether you opt for the fresh or dried form, sage adds a warm, pine-like flavor with hints of rosemary and citrus to any dish. Here are some tips on how to select, prepare, store and preserve this useful herb. via How to select, prepare, store and preserve Sage [Infographic] — ecogreenlove Continue reading How to select, prepare, store and preserve Sage [Infographic] — ecogreenlove

DIY Jar Candles from leftover candle wax, wicks and jars

Candles add a lovely ambiance to a home and if they are scented, keep a room smelling fresh. If you love candles, but are concerned about leftover waste from candle wax or removing leftover wax from a jar, fret not as you can recycle every single part of a used candle, including the wick holder from a tea light even. Check out the below video … Continue reading DIY Jar Candles from leftover candle wax, wicks and jars