“The Day the World Stops Shopping” by J.B. Mackinnon [Review]

What would happen if everyone would start to buy less? Would it be the end of the world?

This book is described by the author as a thought experiment that explores what would happen if we did not exactly stop shopping (you could say that the title is a bit of clickbait) but if we would shop significantly less – like 25% less.

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Sustainable Livestock Farming: Types & Benefits

Surely you may have read or heard something about sustainable livestock farming; its most common meaning is applied to the environmental context, where production processes are based on techniques and technologies with the least possible impact for the earth. 

It is a much-discussed topic in our society, because it becomes a criterion for consumersโ€™ choice in animal protein decision-making. 

However, now letโ€™s step back for a moment to understand the different spheres that the concept of sustainability touches. 

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What makes a Home Energy-Efficient? [Visual]

Green buildings are booming and home builders and buyers are paying attention. New homes are built with tight insulation, efficient water features and appliances, and sustainable materials to appeal to eco-conscious buyers. With the growing interest in going green, new home tech is coming out all of the time, so itโ€™s easier than ever to improve your homeโ€™s energy efficiency. 

Energy-efficient homes are designed to reduce energy consumption and waste. If the thought of upgrading your home sounds stressful for expensive, know that it absolutely doesnโ€™t have to be! Here are 5 easy changes you can make to get started.

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Sports Nutrition for Vegans [Visual]

Being a vegan and an athlete is not only possible, it has become quite common. The challenge is to make sure you get enough of the essential nutrients that are easier to come by in meat and animal-based foods. Here is how to do it.

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Upcycling Day ๐Ÿ’š 15 Creative Ideas to Repurpose

If you happen to have old CDs, plastic bottle caps, aluminium pop tabs, chips can tube or old/broken kitchen utensils, give it a try to these ideas and turn “trash” into something functional or decorative.

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