Six Must Try Foods When in Trinidad & Tobago

Six Must Try Foods When in Trinidad & Tobago

After spending the past few weeks in Trinidad and Tobago, I thought I should share some of its' diverse cuisine with you all.

The majority of the dishes do not typically have meat but are widely eaten despite their 'vegetarian' status around the country because they are just that delicious.

Eight Questions to Ask At the Farmers’ Market

Eight Questions to Ask At the Farmers’ Market

Farmers' Markets are markets where you can buy fruit, vegetables, cheeses, meats, yogurts, juices directly from the farmer themselves, rather than through a retailer. Most importantly, farmers are the ones who grow the nutritious food on our plates and for that we owe them the respect and praise that they deserve.  Before buying from them, it is always a good idea to ask a few questions first.

Seven Steps To Building a More  Sustainable Wardrobe

Seven Steps To Building a More Sustainable Wardrobe

Whether you wear your clothing to express your culture, identity or personality, the pieces you wear are works of art on your bodies. That being said, a piece of clothing cannot be beautiful  if the garment worker who sewed it together was not being paid a fair wage, was underage or if the dyes used pollute our waterways.  There are so many aspects of the fast fashion industry that are unsustainable and unethical, which enables them to produce their garments at such a quick rate.

Here are five tips to help you have a more sustainable wardrobe.

10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Make a Purchase

10 Questions to Ask Yourself Before You Make a Purchase

Black Friday sales have started, so we thought we should share the ten questions we ask ourselves before making any purchase.

These sales promote overconsumption and spending money blindly on things we do not need and on items that will end up cluttering up our home or polluting our natural environment one day, which is why we need to stay mindful.

Here are the ten questions we ask ourselves before purchasing anything:

What Is Eco-Tourism & Why Do We Need More Of It?

What Is Eco-Tourism & Why Do We Need More Of It?

Eco-tourism is a phrase that is heard a lot over the past decade and it is a reaction to everything that is wrong with the current tourism industry.

It is a backlash against the excesses, extravagances, and profligacy of unsustainable mass tourism and an attempt to reconcile a love for travel, with a desire to protect and enhance the natural world and communities around us.