The Second-Hand Store Solution: How Shopping at Thrift Stores Can Help Save the Planet

Thrift Store

From holiday shopping sprees to fast fashion’s “trend today, trash tomorrow” temptations, our consumption habits have a severe impact on the environment. Still, the solution to reducing our ecological footprint can be as simple as second-hand shopping. The fast fashion scene has made us forget how, practically, our purchases are just one-night stands with our …

Sustainability and Farm Source working hand in hand


Sustainability. You have heard it before. But you need to hear it again. Sustainability. It is all about making our precious Earth last longer, and for us to live better. It is that simple, and that complicated all at once. What does it really mean to work with sustainability? According to one dictionary, sustaining something …

Growing Your Own Food with Vegepods: A Sustainable Solution for Climate Change

Sustainable growth

Let’s talk about the environmental benefits of growing your own foods, and discuss how raised garden beds can help.

A to Z Guide to Climate Change

Climate Change

Most of us have heard of and are relatively well versed in the ins and outs of climate change. If we don’t know the details, we’ve at least heard of Greta Thunberg and her Friday Strikes for the Climate. As she points out, climate change is an urgent global issue that is affecting our planet …

Sustainability in NZ: How New Zealand Is Curving Paths for a Greener Future


When you think about New Zealand, inevitably it takes you to the beautiful green landscape, vast, proud mountains, beautiful lupins dancing in the autumn winds, or the mesmerizing water bodies surrounding the island—purity wedded to bliss in the garden of Eden of the earth! New Zealand is known not only for its natural beauty and …

Green gym equipment for outdoor training 


Those of us who are aware of our environmental impact can find our training sessions challenging; it’s a sad fact that most gym tools are made of unsustainable, unrecycled materials that take a toll on the planet. Unfortunately, finding an environmentally friendly gym in the neighbourhood we live in might simply prove impossible.  Luckily, there’s …

4 Tips for Choosing an Eco Friendly Vacuum Cleaner 

Vacuum Cleaner

Charity begins at home—this age-old adage also holds true for maintaining a clean environment. We all want to keep our homes tidy, and by switching to eco-friendly vacuum cleaners for a change, we can do that while safeguarding the environment.  A robust cleaning tool is a must for any household. You must regularly clean your …

Eco Friendly Kitchen Faucets 


Even though we live in a world torn apart by cast, creed, and color, the Earth is what we all have in common. Mother nature provides for all her children. But, we also have to take care of our planet, and that can start from your kitchen!  Giving back to the planet requires our constant …

Taste New Zealand’s Bottled Poetry: A Guide to the Finest Vegan Wines in NZ 


The wine in New Zealand is exotic, refreshing, and appealing to anybody who likes fine white and red wine. The island state provides the noble grape varieties with a one-of-a-kind environment and “Middle-earth”-like stunning scenery.   Even though it is still relatively new, New Zealand has joined the exclusive group of wine-producing countries. The country is …

Go Vegan in New Zealand: Top 10 Mouthwatering Easy-ingredient NZ Vegan Recipes 


It’s hard to put away a plate of steaks—I know, right? However, if you want to get a taste of authentic New Zealand, you must try some of the vegan dishes this beautiful country offers.   Research indicates that New Zealand is one of the top 5 nations for veganism. Even the country’s Health Ministry has …