• Eat,  Eco,  Lifestyle

    [ECO]: RESTRAW

    Straws, boy oh boy do we hear a lot about straws. Most people take note for a little while, others just disregard the information straight away. But to put it basically, straws suck! That’s when companies like RESTRAW come along and make a difference. Why You Should Say No To Plastic Straws April is Earth Month as we celebrate Earth Day on the 22nd of April. So what better time to get a bit more educated on why you should refuse the straw? Did you know that straw production is one of the most energy intense processes? You can read more on this infographic. But I Put My Straws In…

  • Eco,  Lifestyle

    [ECO]: The Bamboo Earth Brush Review & Giveaway

    Bamboo Toothbrushes With a worldwide movement of people becoming more aware of their plastics usage,Β  using a bamboo toothbrush is a great step in living a more sustainable lifestyle. Billions of people all using plastic toothbrushes (usually 4 a year as it’s recommended to change every 3 months) leads to billions of toothbrushes in landfills and our oceans. What are the benefits of switching to a bamboo toothbrush?   The Earth Brush, which I’ve been using lately, is made from Moso bamboo. This bamboo is grown naturally, without any added chemicals or pesticides of any kind.Β  This natural plant-based material is totally biodegradable and can even be composted. Bamboo is…

  • Eco

    [ECO]: World Water Day Tips

    On Tuesday the 22nd of March 2016, I participated in the #1Day10Litres water challenge with Giorgio Armani’s Acqua for Life campaign. As South Africa has been going through a drought and as someone who tries to be as water conscious as possible, I happily jumped on board to show my support. When I wake up in the morning, I immediately have a glass of water. This is then followed by a cup of tea and then a shower as I get ready for my day ahead. How much water is that already? The Acqua for Life challenge limited my water usage to only ten litres. This mean’t I had to…

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