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GRETA THUNBERG

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5 inspiring womxn repping mother nature

5 inspiring womxn repping mother nature

Let’s get the bad news out of the way – climate change is very much real and happening, and it’s disproportionately affecting womxn – especially those in developing countries. It’s a hard truth and it really sucks. Now, some good news – womxn are incredible! In fact,...

Meet the team from 4WKS coffee

Meet the team from 4WKS coffee

So, according to very thorough research (i.e. a Google search) the average person in the States consumes 3 cups of coffee per day. THREE. That's a lot of coffee (well, this coming from me who can't consume caffeine after 3pm if I want a decent night's sleep)....

Designing your home office: the basics

Designing your home office: the basics

As we adapt to our new normal with most businesses encouraging us to work from home, our spaces need to evolve to accommodate us in new and innovative ways, if we are to remain productive. A well designed home office will give you the necessary tools to perform at...

The Black & POC-owned sustainability business index

The Black & POC-owned sustainability business index

Welcome to our Black & POC-owned sustainability business index – a resource to help you discover planet and people friendly businesses to shop with – in South Africa and around the continent. Many important conversations about racial inequality have taken place in...

Are biodegradable straws better than ditching the straw?

Are biodegradable straws better than ditching the straw?

Are biodegradable straws, or any other packaging for that matter, really better for the environment than their reusable replacements? Keren Osler, business analyst and passionate environmentalist, has some opinions and has conducted some experiments. She also has a...

Sustainable beauty is more complex than you’d think

Sustainable beauty is more complex than you’d think

As I stood in the queue at Sephora a few weeks ago, I looked down into my basket and felt horrified. Every single item was coated in plastic shrink wrap and neatly nestled in a single-use box that would be discarded as soon as I got home. It got me thinking about how...

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Sustainable beauty is more complex than you’d think

Sustainable beauty is more complex than you’d think

As I stood in the queue at Sephora a few weeks ago, I looked down into my basket and felt horrified. Every single item was coated in plastic shrink wrap and neatly nestled in a single-use box that would be discarded as soon as I got home. It got me thinking about how...

Easy vegetarian meals that don’t need a recipe

Easy vegetarian meals that don’t need a recipe

If you’re looking to cut back on meat or are already a plant-based eater looking for inspiration, read on. If baking is a science and cooking is an art, these easy non-recipe meals (with my apologies to art historians) are the Jackson Pollock of cooking. Throw it all...

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