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CELEBRATING STRONG WOMEN AND THEIR NEW ROLE: EARTH WARRIORS

CELEBRATING STRONG WOMEN AND THEIR NEW ROLE: EARTH WARRIORS

From reusable bags, glass water bottles and organic food to zero-waste initiatives, women are at the forefront. Not to discount the growing number of men joining the green movement, but it’s the women (having command of the home) who continue to lead this particular battle. Mother Earth is not going out without a fight, and what better army to aid her than her daughters? These include a significant rising number of young girls joining the ranks! A quick numbers search show  that 63% of women are engaged in eco-friendly initiatives versus 37% of men. It is worthy to note though...

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DEALING WITH THE COVID19 PANDEMIC - SENSIBLY

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DEALING WITH THE COVID19 PANDEMIC - SENSIBLY

I went to my local grocery shop on a routine shopping run. Wearing a face mask, mindful not to touch metal and carrying my hand sanitizer like a gun, I carefully maneuvered my cart to the alcohol aisle (no, not the internal cleansing ones LOL). And I got the shock of my life – people were in a frenzy filling their cart with alcohol disinfectant and there were none left by the time I got there! I also noticed that most food aisles were bare. Panic, hoarding, fake news and doomsday posts – the COVID19 scare had people shunning other...

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SINGLE-USE AND DISPOSABLE PLASTIC BAN - PURIFYOU REUSABLE BAGS ARE NEEDED IN THESE COUNTRIES!

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SINGLE-USE AND DISPOSABLE PLASTIC BAN - PURIFYOU REUSABLE BAGS ARE NEEDED IN THESE COUNTRIES!

Billions of people depend on plastic for just about everything. All our everyday stuff is either made of plastic materials or have plastic parts in them. Think cars, blenders, coffee makers, outdoor furniture, even clothes. Let’s face it, plastics are lightweight, easy to source, cheap and slow to degrade, making them an ideal material to work with. They literally last – past our lifetimes! It has become an indispensable (yet sadly, easily dispensable ) part of our lives, we don’t think twice about using them. Generations later, all of us are drowning in them. Our landfills cannot hold them, our oceans...

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Is Your Fresh Produce Going Bad Quickly?

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Do you find yourself trying to force-feed yourself produce you purchase because it seems to go bad quickly? If so, there are a couple reasons why that could be. The first, and most obvious, is that you’re buying produce that’s already too ripe. Unless you plan to eat it within a day or two, you may want to try and get something that will take a little more time to ripen. If the produce isn’t too ripe at the time of purchase, but still spoils quickly after you get it home, you could be storing it wrong. Below are a...

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Why Should You Drink from a Glass Water Bottle?

Do you know why you should drink from glass water bottles? It’s not because Gisele Bundchen does. It’s because drinking out of reusable glass, as opposed to plastic, can benefit both you and the environment. Find out how as you read on. How Does Drinking from Glass Benefit the Environment? Plastics and other disposable materials have revolutionized the way we live. Unfortunately, the convenience of using something once and then throwing it away has a pretty significant downside. For starters, roughly 2.7 million tons of plastic is used every year to manufacture disposable drinking bottles. And, since only about 1%...

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