Do-It-Yourself Makeup Products

Many inexpensive beauty products created by big businesses are full of cancer-causing chemicals and hormone disruptors. Making your own beauty products is an all-natural process with almost no negative side effects. Making these products rather than buying them also allows customization of each recipe, reduction of our environmental impact. Also, buying fewer ingredients to make multiple things allows you to…

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What’s your Carbon Footprint?

According to WHO, a carbon footprint is a measure of the impact your activities have on the amount of carbon dioxide (CO2) produced through the burning of fossil fuels and is expressed as a weight of CO2 emissions produced in tonnes. The carbon footprint is a very important means to understand the impact of a person’s behavior on global warming.…

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Sustainable Gifting on Mother’s day

While holidays and special days are a great excuse to break from diets, school, and work, they’re not an excuse to break from our sustainable efforts. Climate change doesn’t go on vacation. The biggest perpetrator during the holiday season surprisingly isn’t traveling emissions. It’s gift-giving and over-consumption. We end up accepting and giving gifts that we don’t even want (let…

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Vegan Recipes and Where to Find them?

Veganism is a philosophy and way of living which seeks to exclude—as far as is possible and practicable—all forms of exploitation of, and cruelty to, animals for food, clothing, or any other purpose; and by extension, promotes the development and use of animal-free alternatives. There are many ways to embrace vegan living. Yet one thing all vegans have in common…

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Ways to Avoid Food Waste

Every year in India, about 67 million tonnes of food is wasted, which has been estimated to be worth Rs 92,000 crores. In other words, this amount is adequate to feed all of Bihar for a year. We need to make changes in our lifestyles to reduce this number. Here are some easy ways to your bit.  Check Inventory Do…

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Eco-Friendly Cleaning Hacks

Green cleaning has exploded in popularity over the last year as more of us want to move to chemical-free cleaning and making our own cleaning products. Sometimes the best eco-friendly cleaning hacks just need some insider knowledge or old school skills rather than spending money on new products. This Lockdown, let’s clean our home using these methods.  Dish Soap: Adding…

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Seaspiracy

The 90-minute documentary by filmmaker Ali Tabrizi starts out as a nature documentary trying to understand whale stranding but soon turns into a journey uncovering the effects of the commercial fishing industry. With hidden cameras and filming in dangerous locations, the documentary tries to expose the illegal fishing markets which have a deeper, hidden system of corruption, slavery, and fraud,…

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Zero-Waste Products Available on Amazon

Are you thinking about living a more sustainable lifestyle but not sure where to begin? Here are a few zero-waste products available on Amazon India to get you started. While it is difficult to live a truly zero-waste lifestyle, these items will help reduce your household waste significantly. 1. Menstrual Cup Switch to a cup instead of disposable sanitary napkins…

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Let’s have an Eco-Friendly Holi!

  This colorful festival of Holi is to celebrate the victory of the almighty over the demon and make us all realize the power of goodness. With the pandemic and climate change crisis, the world needs more attention than ever before. Keeping the safety of the environment in mind, here are some ways to celebrate an eco-friendly Holi. While there…

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Teaching your kids about the planet while home-schooling

  Parents leave no stone unturned when it comes to teaching their children everything that would help them become a better person. From helping the little one learns the alphabets to inculcating good manners, everything that a child learns, begin at home. The COVID-19 outbreak has drastically altered daily life for millions of students and parents. Suddenly, the pressure on…

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