Things You Shouldn’t Buy When You’re Having a Baby
If you’re having your first baby you might be confused about what you should buy, right? There’s a lot of information online about what you should get buy but it’s hard to find honest opinions of practical moms. Eventually, we end up buying way more than we need, wasting our money, our time and increasing waste. This article is for those seeking practical advice from a mother of two and it’s focused on what you should not buy.
Our 10 Favorite Ethical & Sustainable Baby Brands
A selection of the best baby organic, fair trade and eco-friendly brands, to keep your baby stylish but also safe, whilst helping the environment and local economies. I believe in fair trade and that all that we spend, should be spent wisely, in good quality products that are not harmful for the environment and that help families get their financial independence. Also, when you’re looking for baby brands, you should always consider the chemicals and materials used because of how delicate newborn skin is. So, having that in mind, here are my top 10 brands to get your baby a sustainable wardrobe.
How To Keep Kids Busy And Engaged if You’re Quarantined
In a moment of crisis like the one we are facing with COVID19, staying in is sometimes the more responsible and useful thing you can do. But, it's not easy to stay for 2 weeks at home without feeling a little anxious, especially if you have kids. To beat anxiety and boredom, we should keep our minds and bodies busy so here are some suggestions to keep you busy that are fun, useful or both :)
8 Sustainable Fashion Brands for that Bohemian & Ethnic Look
Are you an eco-conscious consumer and love that free and flowy fashion style with natural fabrics, earthy colors, and patterns? Then this article is for you. To help you out, I've rounded up 8 fashion brands that are raising their voices against fast fashion and looking for sustainable alternatives that promote a circular economy and reduce their environmental impact.
How to Be a Mindful Traveller
Part of being present is giving yourself the freedom to follow and explore what feels most right in the moment. Mindful travel is simply applying the principle of mindfulness – staying in the present moment – to your travels. It’s about allowing yourself to release attachment to your timeline, list, or getting that social media shot.
6 Common Myths of Minimalism You Should Know
Minimalists come in all genders, races, nationalities, social classes, and religions. It's a philosophy, rather than a strict code or an arbitrary set of rules, that invites you to let go of the unnecessary in exchange for enhanced freedom. Even though minimalism is extremely powerful, it is often misinterpreted. Take a look at some of the main misconceptions about this movement.
How To Be a Green Traveler
Travel is full of disposable products. Everything from single serving sizes to in-flight meals to takeaway dinners. It can sometimes be a challenge to be green, especially while traveling. Besides our environmental impact, there are also concerns about our cultural impact as tourists. No matter what are your concerns, one thing is certain, we're all thirsty for adventure. We just need more responsible ways to make our travels a bit more sustainable. With just a simple tips and tools, you can aim for zero waste, even during travel. Take a look at my suggestions and enjoy your next holiday without regrets!
How To Create The Perfect Meditation Space In Your Home
Having an inviting meditation space can lead to more time spent meditating. Your home is already a sanctuary from the outside world, but the little nook or corner you devote to quietly reflecting inwardly should radiate extra peaceful vibes. To make your meditation space more personal and cozy, you can add anything that soothes your soul. You can add bells and chimes, a statue of Buddha, candles, crystals or any artwork that provides you with immense peace and serenity. Read more for some of my recommendations to create the perfect meditation space.
Fair Trade: India’s Top Sustainable Fashion Brands
Sustainable or ethical clothing has started making its mark in the Indian market. From paying workers fairly, to use of natural fabrics and dyes, brands are embracing this new shift in the world of the clothing industry. Indians have realized that they can contribute to saving the planet and their own population while looking good at the same time. Take a look at some of the brands that are leading the way.
Changing the World with Hemp: Reasons to Choose Hemp Clothing
Hemp could be an answer to the fashion industry’s calls for sustainable materials. From durability to sustainability, the best hemp clothing brands bring many benefits to you and the earth. ‘Marijuana’s cousin’ benefits are clear, but is its reputation seems to be holding it back. Here’s what you need to know about the eco-friendly fabric that has caught the attention of forward-thinking designers.