Go Green

  • Dreaming of a Green Christmas

     Top 10 tips to GREENING your way through the festive season.   The festive season is here again……exchanging of gifts, back to back parties, consumption of food: all result in excess garbage, exponential energy bills and not to mention overspending. We thought it would be great to share some tips and examples on how to […]

    Updated: 24 December, 2012

  • Suffocating The World

    Disposable plastics are the greatest source of plastic pollution. Plastic bags, straws, bottles, utensils, lids, cups and so many others offer a small convenience but remain forever.  REFUSE disposable plastics! Follow the “4 Rs” of sustainable living: Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.      

    Updated: 26 November, 2012

  • 8 easy tips to reduce the risk of breast cancer

    October is the month for Breast cancer awareness and the time for all of us to remember all the important things we can do to protect ourselves.   1. Maintaining  a healthy weight.  Keeping your weight in a healthy BMI range is very important. Why you ask? Because being overweight increases your body’s levels of […]

    Updated: 06 October, 2012

  • Homemade Bounty

    Love chocolate and coconut? Forget the sugar and the hydrogenated fats, and try this delicious recipe: FOR THE FILLING: – 1 cup organic shredded coconut – 2 tsp organic honey – 2 tsp organic rice syrup – 1.5 – 2 tbsp organic coconut butter – 1 tbsp organic coconut oil – 2 tbsp organic chia […]

    Updated: 20 September, 2012

  • Big Bad Corn – Infographic

    Corn was first subsidized in the late ‘70s as a fossil fuel alternative, but it’s turned out to be inefficient source of fuel. Not only that, ethanol from corn actually increases the greenhouse gases in the atmosphere at a higher rate than gasoline. Yet, the U.S. pays $10 to $30 billion dollars each years in […]

    Updated: 09 September, 2012