TALK ABOUT NATURE!
A Blog of Earthy-Crunchy Food for Thought
COVID-19 has put a stop to almost all outdoor activities which is why my friends at Trip Outside put together this guide with ways to stay sane and active.
We’re all facing a similar challenge: Lockdowns, social distancing, lack of job security, fear of not having enough toilet paper, and unfortunately for some, illness and even death. Our lives have changed and for many of us, this is a scary experience. How are you dealing with a crisis that you can’t control?
Eco poem to inspire us humans to respect Mother Nature and all she takes care of.
If you’re a self-professed homebody, you could seriously benefit from a change of scenery. Spending time in nature could improve your physical and mental health, ward off illness, and actually make you happier!
It’s that time of the year again to celebrate the beautiful Animal Heroes of 2019! They’re everyday heroes who are our neighbors, colleagues, friends and family members. They’re you and me.
Are you thinking about planning an eco-friendly holiday season this year? Here are many tips on how to use the 5 Rs: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rot and Refuse
The biggest shopping days of the year are approaching: Black Friday and Cyber Monday. The holiday season is not about gifting products, it’s about love. Let’s show our love by shopping consciously. In this article, I provide a list of brands and gift ideas that will surely put a smile on your loved ones faces.
Did you hear about the mass extinction of almost 700 koalas in Australia? Even though we have the knowledge and resources to save species and our environment.
Today is World Environment Day! We have the power and knowledge to create the world we want to live in. One of healthy choices and opportunities for all animals, humans included. One with no more child labor, sweatshops, animal abuse and testing, pesticides, GMOs and harmful chemicals on the foods, clothes, meds and products we consume. And a world without poverty and war.
As soon as we’re mindful about how we talk about animals, we can start to speak FOR the animals.
Hundreds of thousands of concerned students, parents & teachers around the world gathered to talk about our future on this beloved Earth. Were you there too?
Being the emotional empath that I am, I can get into heavy conversations because it breaks my heart when harm is done to innocent animals, human included. Find out in this post what I’m doing about it.
The end of the year is a good time for reflection and looking forward. Let’s honor the brave animal heroes and talk about making a greater impact in 2019!
When you think of Germany, what comes to mind? The Black Forest, Rheinhardswald where the Brothers Grimm told their stories and now the Hambach Forest? Yeah, me too. It’s our responsibility to protect Germany’s most beautiful feature, the forest.
Let’s talk about expat life, mid-term elections, global warming and animal abuse and how we can bring about change in our world!
Sudan, the last Northern White Rhino male is now dead and I feel the pain of watching another animal species become extinct. Dear Mother Nature…
I’m not marching on Earth Day because of other nature-related plans, but I’ve got something to announce! I made the transition from vegetarianism to veganism!
On September 17, 1995, I landed in Frankfurt, Germany – ready, excited and feeling a bit nauseous to start my new life as an expat. I never left the US before. I didn’t know German. I knew 5 people. I didn’t know it was going to be forever.