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Bullshit to avoid buying this year

Bullshit to avoid buying this year
When a new year rolls around we ponder resolutions and goals for the year ahead. Most of us strive to grow as person by improving upon past years....

Did you accidentally buy something today?

Did you accidentally buy something today?
Just because we can afford to buy something doesn't mean that we should. The hyper-consumption of bigger, shiner and faster stuff is weighing us d...

The real cost of plastic bags

The real cost of plastic bags
With more supermarkets banning plastic bags, the reduction of plastic means we can look forward to a healthier future. There’s no need for single-...

Solving the plastic problem in three simple steps

Solving the plastic problem in three simple steps
We've been conditioned to the convenience of having all the plastic we want, all the time. Bottled water, shopping bags and packaged food are conv...

Going on adventures increases our happiness

Going on adventures increases our happiness
Going on an adventures increases our happiness. But many people see adventures as too difficult, too expensive or too time consuming! And they ca...

Fast ways to reduce your carbon footprint

Fast ways to reduce your carbon footprint
The amount of information about reducing our carbon footprint is overwhelming! Do this, do that. What is a person to do, actually? We’ve picked fi...

Are you a raging hippy or simply eco-friendly

Are you a raging hippy or simply eco-friendly
Hippies are known as free-spirited individuals who care about the environment, dress in second-hand clothes, are vegetarian or vegan and enjoy bu...

Outdoor workouts so easy that you can’t not

Outdoor workouts so easy that you can’t not
Do you find it difficult to stay motivated to stick with your fitness routine? Occasionally, we do too! It’s common for motivation to fluctuate w...

How many vacations can you take in one year?

How many vacations can you take in one year?
If there’s one thing we all love, it’s a vacation! These days taking a vacation or staycation is a necessity to reinvigorate ourselves and come ba...

Running tips to help you get started

Running tips to help you get started
Running is a fantastic way to stay fit and healthy. You might think running isn’t for everyone but if this guy can do it maybe we could give it a...

We've teamed up with Can Too Foundation

We've teamed up with Can Too Foundation
If there’s one thing worth doing it’s supporting organisations that make a positive difference in people’s lives. So we've teamed up with Can Too ...

What running a marathon surprisingly taught me

What running a marathon surprisingly taught me
Every year I complete a fitness challenge and raise money for a worthy cause. In 2016 I did the Oxfam Trailwalker of one-hundred kilometres, in 20...