Tag Archives: sustainability

Mother Knows Best: Honoring Earth Day 2015

    Editor: Cassie Jones MOTHER EARTH WE  YOU When O&N Collective was awarded our Gold Green America certified business seal, it was a very proud day for us. To be recognized as a top tier sustainable business just reaffirmed that the practices we were putting into place and our mission of protecting the health of our customer […]

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Raising Conscious Children For A Sustainable Earth, by Kirsty Greenshields

I was in the supermarket this afternoon with my two girls, and as we walked past the eggs section, Abi asked me “Mum, why would people buy cage eggs?” My reply was “Often they don’t think about the consequences to the chicken. They just want to buy the cheapest eggs”. “Why?” she asks. “Wouldn’t they know […]

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Join O&N Collective’s Project Hydrate: 30 Day Challenge; For A Healthier You & Planet

by: Organic Contessa Spring’s the time for cleansing and renewal. This is also a time when we begin to take stock of the resolutions/intentions that some of us made on New Year’s Day, mostly having to do with our health and treating our bodies better. Spring is the season of rebirth and may just be […]

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2014 Food Revolution Summit; Heal Your Body & The World With Food

by: Organic Contessa   “The planet is under pressure and our choices have never been more important. The Food Revolution Summit is an informative and empowering platform which highlights ways to set a new pattern for the future of the planet.”  – Paul McCartney April, 26th 2014 marked the launch of The 2014 Food Revolution Summit. […]

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Earth Day 2014: DIY Composting Conquest

by: Rachael Richardson As a whole, we are becoming more informed about the evils of factory-farmed foods, and in that countless communities and individuals have begun cultivating home and communal gardens. If you’ve already done so- keep it going/growing! If you haven’t yet started, it’s never too late to get growing! There are amazing reasons […]

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Endings & Beginnings; Successfully Transitioning into 2014 by Debby Stone

  As each year draws to a close, I like to reflect, and I ask my clients to do the same.  Year-end is a great time to look both backward at the year that is closing out and ahead at the year to come.  This brings closure and also allows for learning to come from […]

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An Organic Feature; Fresh Bites: ‘Good For You Lentil Salad’ by Organic Contessa

North Carolina posses a phenomenal labyrinth of organic farms and breeds an intense commitment to cultivating a stable agriculturally driven community. It’s one of the many reasons I am so proud to be from this beautiful state. Recently I was introduced to Peaceful River Farm located in Chapel Hill, NC. PRF is owned by Lee […]

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An Organic Feature; Bees Honey and The Flow of Life by Sacred Flow Founder: Marjory Mejia

Gathering the sweetness of life. Photo: Ian Lin “Pay attention. Be astonished. Tell about it.” ~ Mary Oliver Bees and everything they represent are endangered. Our precious bees won’t live to tell their tale if we continue to dwell in unconscious ways. We are experiencing an increase in toxicity in our environments and a decline […]

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Organic Feature: Fed By Threads – Setting the Standard in Eco-Conscious Fashion by Organic Contessa

  It’s been awhile since I last featured an ethical & eco-conscious fashion label, you may remember my post on dear friend and fellow eco-beauty; Natasha Gindin and her brand LAVUK. Well this week our “organic spotlight” is on a new company that has my heart all a flutter; Fed By Threads. I first learned […]

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Fulfilling Desire and Creating Destiny: By Kirsty Greenshields

An ancient Ayurvedic text, the Upanishads, states: “As is your desire, so is your will,  As is your will, so are your deeds As are your deeds, so is your destiny Your desires can become your destiny”   Have you ever thrown yourself in to something, given it all you have, only to find after a […]

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