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Christmas has become a time of excessive consumerism, of excessive and often unnecessary expenses. In this class I will talk a little bit about the waste we produce with our lifestyle and which worsens during the festivities, and also I will share with you many ideas of sustainable gifts and wrapping, without (or with little) waste. Change starts in each one of us, with small, big gestures that transform our lives and can sensitise and inspire others to change as well, like the domino effect.
A cute sheet to help you visualise what your goals are, what you already do and what you still need to do/change. It will help you: organise your thoughts and ideas, and have them all displayed; stay motivated, since you will always see what you have already achieved; stay focused on what you still need to change; clearly see what your next steps are. | Zero Waste, Sustainability, Sustainable, Green, Vision Board, Free Download, PDF
This! We can all make a difference, and we as consumers have such great power. Use your own power to change the world. In you decisions, in your actions, in your daily life, in your diet. If you think about it, everything is connected and these changes will have an impact not only in the environmental field, but also in the economic and social sectors. Issues such as poverty, world's hunger, water scarcity, equity and health are connected to our consumption choices and patterns.
Are the 3 Rs enough for our current reality? Well… I don’t think so. The 3 Rs Policy was created at the Earth Conference in 1992. It applied to all types of waste and was applied in this order: Reduce, Reuse and Recycle. | REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE, REFUSE, ROT, REPAIR, RE-EDUCATE, RESPECT, RETHINK. | Sustainability, sustainable, zero waste.
Great adverstisement from Oatly! "It's like milk, but made for humans." | Óptima publicidade da Oatly! "É como leite, mas feito para humanos." | Veganism, Vegan drink, Milk Substitute, Vegan Alternative, Sustainable, Cruelty free, No animal Exploitation, Eco-friendly
Take it one step at a time. Rob Horton. | Big changes take time. It’s super difficult to change your lifestyle overnight. It can be overwhelming and we can feel we cannot do it. It’s ok to slow down, just don’t stop. Each of us at his own pace. Each of us with his own journey. You’re in a good path. | Dá um passo de cada vez. | Slowly
Food for thought. Chew on it. "Integrity is doing the right thing even when no one is watching" | Dá que pensar. "Integridade é fazer o que está certo, menos quando ninguém está a olhar". | International Women's Day, Dia Internacional da Mulher, Super Hero, Super Herói, Super Heroína, citação ambiente, sustentabilidade, sustainability, eco-lifestyle, zero waste
This is a tip to have a sustainable kitchen in your home: whenever possible buy in bulk. Specially in the beginning of the transition to a more eco-friendly lifestyle it's difficult to find alternatives to package products, but there are places where we can buy fruit, vegetables, legumes, nuts and more produce in bulk. take advantage of that. Small steps. Focus on those products first until. | Zero waste, Sustainability
Fabric menstrual pads and menstrual cup. Choose reusable products instead of disposable ones that are full of toxic chemicals that are harmful to your health and the environment. | Pensos menstruais de tecido e copo menstrual. Escolhe produtos reutilizáveis em detrimento de descartáveis, que estão cheios de substâncias químicas tóxicas e predudiciais à nossa saúde e ao ambiente.
Here you can find lots of recipes and tips on how you can adopt a more environmentally friendly and wholesome lifestyle. | Aqui podes encontrar muitas deceitas e dicas de como adoptar um estilo de vida mais amigo do ambiente e saudável. | Healthy, Healthier, Eco-Friendly, Ecológico, Zero Waste, Ebooks, E-books
The natural environment sustains the life of all beings universally. – Dalai Lama | O ambiente natural sustenta a visa de todos os seres universalmente. | Environment, Sustainability, Sustainable, Ambiente, Sustentabilidade, Sustentável.
We have the future of the world in our hands. Every decision, every action have an impact in the world. No more excuses. Take action! Start by making small changes in your life. one by one, make them habits. One by one they will soon become a lifestyle. We don't need to do everything, we just have to do something! | Sustainability, sustainable, eco-friendly, eco-lifestyle, eco-living, zero waste.
Instead of using paper napkins, you can use fabric ones. And because they are too big for daily use, cut in quarters and sew the edges of one or two fabric napkins, to make smaller ones that are more handy. Good idea, right? | Zero waste, Sustainability, Sustainable, Tip, Trick.