Now and then I have to do some severe grocery shopping due to my huge appetite 😉 One of our favourite supermarkets is #orginalunverpackt (literally translated 'original unpacked') This time I armed myself with heaps of empty containers and jars. The catch - lots of grains, nuts, spices and other stuff without packaging! Anyhow, for … Continue reading Less is more
Strange people... Trying to do some conscious grocery shopping and what you get is a biologically grown cucumber wrapped in thick plastic (Dutch supermarket Albert Heijn) Confusing times one could say. I partly agree as the transition towards sustainable consumption seems not that straightforward. Respect to businesses like Orginal Unverpackt, a German grocery retailer in … Continue reading Why?
My recent (online) discovery: cutting boards and other tableware made of rice husk! Why is it so cool? Plastic takes up to 1,000,000 years to decompose in natural environment. Imagine our landfills where plastic dining wares (you know - from BBQ parties, campings and household stuff) are left to biodegrade naturally. Poisonous toxins and particles … Continue reading Rice husk – why is it so cool?