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You've probably seen microgreens lining grocery store shelves. Not only are they deliciously packed with flavour, they’re also extremely high in nutrients. Once you’ve tried them and know which flavours you like, they’re easy to grow on your own and...
Urban beekeeping has made a comeback—and it’s not only good for human food production, it’s also great for bees. With colony collapse disorder taking a huge toll on bee populations, you can support these pollinators by giving them a new,
The climate crisis is becoming more and more urgent and dire, but planet-loving people, organizations and governments are making moves to mitigate the uphill battle that our planet is facing. Instead of just dwelling on the challenges, it's important to...
“Quiet,” whispers our guide Patrick Okwelle as he swiftly hops up onto the driver-side door of our yellow, open-topped Landcruiser, scanning the vast savannah. He puts one hand on the windshield, the other on the steering wheel, and from this...
I've made a similar sandwich with chickpeas before, which is much quicker if you want something stat, but if you want to try a new texture, give soy curls a try. This was my first foray into them as a chicken...
We’ve gathered some of our favourite products for the season that are packed with natural goodies and created with sustainability top of mind, so that not only are you keeping your face happy and healthy, but the planet too
Every minute, 17 tonnes of plastic are dumped into the ocean, accumulating up to 10 to 12 million tonnes of plastic waste per year. Global consumption of plastic has tripled in the last 25 years and is 200 times greater...
According to National Geographic, Indigenous peoples make up less than 5 percent of the global population, but they protect 80 percent of the planet’s biodiversity. Many Indigenous groups view the natural world as sacred and see themselves as caretakers of...
Nonprofit organization The Nature Trust of BC has announced that 151 acres (61 hectares) of land is being added to the White Lake Basin Biodiversity Ranch conservation complex in the South Okanagan, protecting the region for generations to come. Known as...
Most food in grocery stores has to travel 1,500+ miles to reach your plate, which results in carbon emissions from trucks, planes or boats. It also means that produce has to be picked before it's ripe to ensure it can...
Summer is the perfect time to update your wardrobe with the latest from brands that are committed to doing good for us and the planet. This includes making high-quality garments in fair working conditions, reducing the amount of waste that...
Folks across B.C. and beyond have been standing in solidarity with old-growth forests, in hopes to protect some of the last mature trees on the planet. These areas are scarce and are often in the most danger of being stripped...
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