Ethical Advent Day 6 – Be A Conscious Consumer

Behind Window 6 of my Ethical Advent Calendar is a life changing subscription to Ethical Consumer Magazine. Ethics made easy – you can easily see which brands/companies have the highest ethical ratings and those to avoid. Start making more conscious choices today – make a vote for a better world, with your hard earned money….

Buying Fair & Ethical Tea

Everyone loves a cuppa. Whether you like a strong, classic brew, an aromatic cup of Earl Grey or a caffeine free infusion, it’s a really comforting drink and it’s important to make sure that you source the best. The best quality, and of course, the best ethics. There’s nothing calming about sipping at a cup…

Spoil Your Loved One Without Spoiling the Planet this Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day just round the corner, here’s a quick guide to spoiling your loved one without spoiling the planet. Helping to conserve the Earth’s beautiful forests, protect precious wildlife and promote the well-being of communities worldwide can be as easy as looking for the Rainforest Alliance’s little green frog on goods and services. Breakfast in bed Start the…

Random Causes… The Green Frog Jumps High!

As you may know, I’ve been following the Rainforest Alliance and their little green frog for a while now. Such a wonderful certification, which does wonders for the sustainable farming of so many products which we take for granted, such as tea, coffee, cocoa and bananas. It also makes the the lives of those who grow…

Random Causes… Follow the Frog for the perfect Valentine’s Day!

I don’t know about you, but I find that Valentine’s Day has become rather more about commercialism, and rather less about romance. Perhaps you’re looking for some environmentally friendly gift inspiration, or a simple way to celebrate with your loved one, and avoid the madness! From showering loved ones with gifts to taking a beloved…

Random Goodness… Follow The Frog!!!

To continue on from my post last week, encouraging random acts of sustainability in order to protect the planet and ensure a better future for ourselves, animals and others, I wanted to tell you a bit more about The Rainforest Alliance and why their work is so important. Working with Farmers The Rainforest Alliance may…