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How to Begin a Meditation Practice

Meditation is a beautiful spiritual practice, but it can also be quite intimidating. Most of us don’t get excited about the idea of sitting in silence with our thoughts for an extended period of time. 69 more words

Fair Trade

Product review - Lemonaid and ChariTea

I was sent a box of lemonade and tea based drinks who’s producers are trying to create social change. Starting as a small outfit in 2008 they have since grown and have raised over £560,000 for development projects in the communities of the organic, Fairtrade farmers that grow their ingredients. 384 more words

How You Can Reduce Your Ecological Footprint

This week I would like to talk to you about our ecological footprint and how we can reduce it. The reason why I am writing about this now is because of what happened a few days ago. 2,462 more words

Carbon Footprint

Great News for a Fair Trade Atlanta Focus Neighborhood

Fair Trade Atlanta recently named Clarkston, a small suburb, our current focus area. Clarkston is an amazing place that is known for the majority refugee population. 88 more words

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DIY Patchwork Wool Rug

Back in April 2016 I met up with my friend Asten after work. It was actually to celebrate my birthday and the plan was to check out the new Pottery Barn/West Elm store that had just opened here in Perth, and then try out some vegan burgers from Lord of the Fries (they were delicious btw!). 532 more words


St John's remain a FairAchiever School

St John’s will continue to be a Fairtrade school until at least 2019 after we were awarded FairAchiever status following submission of evidence in support of our reaccreditation. 36 more words


Curiosity #3

Dumfries and Galloway: “secret Scotland”. Where we just spent a relaxing week. Walking Forestry Commission trails, watching midnight skies gradually darken (was that the I.S.S. we saw?), visiting gardens, beaches, driving woodland trails, dipping shoeless feet into the cool waters of Kirroughtree’s Otter Pool and a hot day spent on a trip to Belfast. 399 more words