• Eco,  Lifestyle

    [ECO]: 5 Tips for World Environment Day 2018

    5 June 2018 – World Environment Day Beginning in 1974, World Environment day is currently celebrated in over 100 countries. It’s a day for the people, to play their part in helping the environment. Each year there is a host country and a theme. This year, India is the host country. 2018’s theme is seen to be one that is needing a lot of attention lately, beating plastic pollution! Last year on my trip to Bali, while swimming in the ocean in a remote part of one of the islands, I was so upset to see how much plastic there was. It was floating around everywhere. How did it even end…

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    [ECO]: Earth Day 2016

    “The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago, the second best time is now”- Chinese Proverb. 22 APRIL 2016 – EARTH DAY Tips for Earth Day, and how to make everyday Earth Day!  ♥ RECYCLE. I’ve said it 100 times, I’m obsessed with recycling and feel it should be part of everyone’s daily life! ♥ Plant your own vegetable garden, or support your local farmers for vegetables and fruit. ♥ Go minimalist. This is something I’m slowly working on. It’s difficult as I like to hold onto things but I’m working towards a “less is more” attitude. Like I said, working on it slowly. ♥ Switch off.…

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    [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…