You are not what you earn

‘You are not what you earn‘ states this enriching and uplifting video from The School of Life, and we couldn’t agree more.  Alan de Botton is a favourite of ours. His wisdom…

Sustainable and Ethical Fashion Revolution

Sustainable and ethical clothing is nothing to be sniffed at, with so many independent brands on the horizon that truly are passionate about sustainability and ethically made clothing; it is hard to…

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

May is Mental Health Awareness Month in the U.S. and the week of May 14 – May 20 is Mental Health Awareness Week in Europe. Over the years this week has become…

the pear in paper – Product Focus

the pear in paper is an Irish company creating hand-printed artwork and stationary, and we’ve totally and unashamedly fallen in love with their work.   the pear in paper range contains a spirited…

Humble Brush
Humble Brush – Product Focus

Humble Brush and The Humble Co. are trying to change one of our most regular routines; brushing our teeth.  We covered Humble Brush before, as part of our Sustainable Gift Guide back…

Kangaroo rat no longer believed to be extinct

The kangaroo rat, a small mammal which was declared endangered, and possibly extinct as far back as 1994, has suddenly re-emerged.  Researchers in southern California are, understandably, delighted at the revelation. The…