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Walking: An Art Of Living and An Invitation To Simplicity

By On September 23, 2016

According to Hippocrates “Walking is man’s best medicine“. I can only agree with this statement which remains its full relevance nowadays. Even if we are less and less obliged to walk thanks… Read More

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Conscious Foodie

Good Eats: Summer Salad with Oven-Roasted Tomatoes

By On July 10, 2016

  A ripe tomato is simple summer food at its best! When I saw those totally flavorful tomatoes at the market a week ago, I just had to create a new seasonal recipe… Read More

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Travelling Differently: My WOOFing experience.

By On June 3, 2016

  I would like to provide a short introduction to explain what is the WWOOF (World Wide Opportunity in Organic Farm) to all those that do not know it. WWOOF is an… Read More

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Green is the New Black – How the food Industry impacts our Environment!

By On May 16, 2016

  Green is the new black is a part of an ecological project that Orla contributor, Nicole, is doing for Radio ARA Graffiti as part of her service volontaire civique. The aim… Read More

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DIY Gardenista : Handmade Herb Markers

By On April 15, 2016

Spring time is garden time! Yep! Let’s celebrate the new gardening season and let’s get our green thumb on this spring! So why not start with an easy DIY-project to spice up your… Read More

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Clean Out Your Bathroom Routine, with NUOO

By On January 3, 2016

  Happy New Year, lovely people! Today’s post is going to be dedicated to all you mindful and eco-conscious beautistas. As some of you might know, in 2015 I have been in quite… Read More

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Eco-Homestead: DIY natural cleaning products

By On November 9, 2015

  It is getting colder outside so staying at home gets more and more attractive – especially when your cosy home is freshly cleaned. However, did you ever think about which cleaning… Read More

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Upcycling Warrior: Lori’s “Paper & Roll”

By On July 25, 2015

  Just about a month ago, when David and I travelled back to our beloved island of Crete, we met an amazing person who rocked our world. Loredana is a well-travelled, openminded, nature-loving… Read More

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Conscious Foodie

Healthy Sips: How to make an Avocado & Mango Tropical Green Smoothie

By On July 3, 2015

  Avocado is one of my favourite ingredients. This wonderfruit is an incredibly rich source of vitamin E, which gives your skin an amazing glow, fights signs of aging, lowers cholesterol and… Read More

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The Sustainable Challenge: 10 Things You Can Do To Live Greener

By On June 30, 2015

Small changes go a long way. When it comes to sustainability, you don’t need to be a top notch tree-hugger or off-the-grid hippie to make things happen. Here are 10 things each of… Read More

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Healthy Folks

Brew Some Zen: Matcha Tea for Health, Beauty & Energy

By On May 8, 2015

I am a tea addict, and a lover of ritual. When I want a mindful start to the day or a refreshing pause on a busy afternoon, nothing is more satisfying than… Read More

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A Letter from Earth

By On April 23, 2015

  Dear Homo Sapiens, As you mark off another “Earth Day” in your calendars, content that for at least 24 hours I remained in your thoughts, I wanted to remind you that… Read More

Mindful Life

The Power of Community

By On March 31, 2015

  Sometimes when you are an activist, it’s all too easy to get a little downhearted and despondent. Take this last week as an example. I have been attending every event I… Read More

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No Waste Guide: It All Starts With A Thinking Process

By On March 23, 2015

Did you know… … that in Luxembourg the amount of waste produced in the year 2012 was consisting – in 119 644 042 kg of household garbage which equals 228 kg per… Read More

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Sustainable Celebration: Dreaming of a green Christmas

By On December 9, 2014

No matter how “Eco-Friendly” most of us are during the rest of the year, when the holiday period comes around, all our good intentions are thrown out the window and into the… Read More

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Bright Luxembourg: Wonderful Wandel.BAR

By On November 27, 2014

    A couple of weeks ago, David and I felt like trying out something new, and we had heard about an awesome new initiative called wandel.BAR. Wandel-what? As a social venture thriving… Read More

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Mindful Consumer: Sustainable Grains

By On November 13, 2014

From the insatiable thirst of wheat to the heavy carbon footprint of imported quinoa, many of the whole grains we devour while trying to be health-conscious today, come at a high environmental… Read More

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