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Thank you again

Once again, thank you to our friends at the New Internationalist for the prompt delivery of our order of Fair Trade Soap Nuts.

We’ve been using Soap Nuts for years and absolutely swear by them.

Fair Trade

The Visual Story Behind The Story - Fair Trade Fashion Show

‘Young optimists’ ages of 18 – 34 are the most engaged on sustainability. 2/3 actively buy sustainable brands and 1/4 always consider the social and environmental ethics of brands when making purchasing decisions.

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Walking around with pretty Loreal eyes
but something behind them is broken
all the mascara in the world
cannot force your eyes to be open… 157 more words

10 Habits To Make The Most Of Your Mornings

We all know the feeling. You’re curled up in bed, nice and warm, probably in the middle of an excellent dream, and the alarm goes off. 965 more words


Chocolate? No thanks!

I will be honest here, I have been eating a lot of chocolate during my not so long life. Way too much. Since I was a child I was always begging my parents to buy chocolate for me, later in my life I was awarding and comforting myself with unhealthy amounts of it, when I started to earn, I spent way too much money just on sweets including chocolate.

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"Let There Be Light" - My First Translation Job

Back in April, my Taiwanese friend from church approached me with a job opportunity to translate a film. My friend Stacey does translating work on the side quite a bit (she was the interpreter for Katy Perry in Taiwan 2 years ago, no biggie). 429 more words

Taiwan Gap Year

EDGE talks to Sica Schmitz, Smart Consumption = Sustainable Fashion or else. . .

. . . people and the planet pay the price.   The conversation continues – social, environmental, and economic opportunities in sustainable fashion are feeding the shift on infrastructure, consumption, and disposal of fashion. 1,332 more words