Summer has always been associated with more exercise and healthier food choices. This is not always the case, especially for children. A recent study has found that children gain weight 3 times faster over the summer due to a steady diet of junk food (when out on trips or with friends) and staying in playing video games.Continue Reading
The main purpose of zero waste shopping is to promote naturally sustainable performs and to circumvent the use of non-biodegradable products like plastic.
Plastic is something that is so rooted in our everyday lives that we don’t even think about it. It wraps our food in the supermarket and our medicine in the drugstore. Appliances are made of plastic. Toothbrushes, dental floss, menstrual pads are made of it. Kids toys, dog’s toys, shoes, clothes. And sooner or later, all these stuffs will be blended in a bin. To avoid the use of plastic we do plastic-free packaging most of the time and in case if needed we use biodegradable plastic and cellophane bags and wrappers. Bring large glass jars or other reusable flasks to the store Use them wherever an item needs to be weighed or you can bring a solid cloth bag with you to take solid bulks and dry fruits with you. Carry recyclable cotton produce bags and use them to buy fruits and vegetables.Continue Reading
The health benefits of Seeds, Nuts, and Dried fruits cannot be overemphasized enough. Seeds such as pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds, sesame seeds, peanuts and Nuts & Dried food such as walnuts, almonds, pistachios, etc contain a host of healthful nutrients including the essential vitamins and minerals.Continue Reading
Nuts are a very popular food naturally high in calories, monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fats. Studies show that unsalted and raw nuts are one of the best foods that you can add to your daily diet, as they have many health benefits to offer your body despite of their high calories and fat. They're tasty, convenient and can be enjoyed on all kinds of diets.Continue Reading