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Our First Flow Hive Harvest

By On August 23, 2016

Here we are! Last month we finally dared the big step! We removed the Flow frames to harvest our first honey ever from the Flow Hive. As mentioned in our previous “Honey Flow”… 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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A Healthier Home with Natural Candles & Cleanser

By On January 29, 2016

  Being healthy isn’t just about eating healthy and organic food but it’s also about the environment in which you’re breathing. We can’t really avoid breathing the badly polluted air outside especially… 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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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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Conscious Foodie

Bright Luxembourg: Beet, a new place for Conscious Food!

By On June 26, 2015

  As some of you may know, we spent the last month away from Luxembourg, in the Cretan wilderness. But excitingly so, as soon as we came back, we were greeted with… Read More

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DIY Lust

Crafting & Repurposing: Hello glass jars!

By On May 5, 2015

RECYCLING can be more than just reducing the amount of waste. Use your curiosity, your imagination, your creativity and your consciousness and you’ll find out how many ways exist to REcycle, REdesign and… 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

DIY Lust

Kind Living: Feeding the birds

By On February 3, 2015

The recent bout of unfavourable weather has left me somewhat hesitant to embrace my usual ‘outdoorsy’ self! Whilst normally, I would be out for a brisk hike or a ride on my… Read More

DIY Lust

Sustainable Celebration: Christmas Gift-Wrapping Ideas

By On December 22, 2014

Christmas is just around the corner and probably many of you are about to wrap lovely presents for your dearest ones. As Alix already explained here, shiny and colourful wrapping paper is not… 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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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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Mindful Consumer: Products linked to deforestation

By On October 27, 2014

What do we know about lush, abundantly green rainforests? When we think about rainforests, we think about an endless amount of thriving plants, an utopian setting oozing with flora and fauna. Yet… Read More

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