SUSTAINABILITY

This is how we can all help fight climate change today

This is how we can all help fight climate change today

Welcome back and welcome to 2018. I think a post about fighting climate change is a good way to start a new year of my posts. Some researchers suggest that we have just a few years to start fighting global warming if we want to avoid the worst […]

25 Sustainable Gift Ideas

25 Sustainable Gift Ideas

Giving gifts should be fun and thoughtful and environmentally friendly gesture of love and friendship. But somehow it turned into heavy consumerism, pollution and stress. Here is how you can make some gifts at home and keep your holidays sustainable and creative.

GUPPYFRIEND Washing Bag puts a stop to micro waste

GUPPYFRIEND Washing Bag puts a stop to micro waste

Synthetic materials are poisoning our environment. When we think about this problem, images of plastic bottles and plastic bags come to mind, but synthetic textiles are a big part of the problem, too. The Guppyfriend washing bag filters out the tiniest microfibers released from textiles during washing.

The new period – menstrual cup

The new period – menstrual cup

Ladies, there are options, green options available for us now. From menstrual cups, reusable pads, period panties, sea sponge tampons. If you just made a Naaaah. face, or even Eeeww! I don´t blame you, I was not convinced the first time I heard about them either. But hopefully, you will continue reading and give this or some other alternative a try.

SUNDAY READING: Environmental Melancholia

SUNDAY READING: Environmental Melancholia

The times are tough for those who care about the environment. After reading all the news I can´t help myself from feeling lost, terrified and unable to help. People seem not to care if it´s not happening in front of their home. Or maybe they […]

DOING YOUR BEST – MY ZERO WASTE FAILS

DOING YOUR BEST – MY ZERO WASTE FAILS

My way of showing you that we all fail sometimes. Hope they make you feel a little bit better, give you some hope and a push to give it a try. Going zero waste doesn´t happen over night. It takes time and a lot of researching, especially if you don´t live in a city and your options are limited. It´s about trying your best. It´s about producing less waste. Every plastic that we avoid buying matters.

PLASTIC FREE JULY / How you can protect the oceans during your summer vacation

PLASTIC FREE JULY / How you can protect the oceans during your summer vacation

July is a Plastic Free Month. It´s also time when a lot of people move to the seaside to enjoy their holidays. And by staying by the sea, we need to be extra careful what we bring and use. There is no trash man, no cleaning lady that will clean the sea after us.

GOODBYE NEOPRENE – WELCOME PATAGONIA YULEX WETSUIT

GOODBYE NEOPRENE – WELCOME PATAGONIA YULEX WETSUIT

Patagonia’s mission is to build the best product, cause no unnecessary harm and use business to inspire and implement solutions to the environmental crisis. And with that in mind, they created their line of Yulex natural rubber wetsuits. There was no doubt which one I will buy.