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Livia Firth Kicks off Another Season of the Green Carpet Challenge at the Golden Globes

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Livia Firth, accompanied by husband Colin, kicked off another season of the Green Carpet Challenge (GCC) at the 72nd annual Golden Globes in Los Angeles last month.   This marks the GCC’s 4th year. … Continue reading

Alice Lambert-Gorwyn Declared the Winner in Vegan Shoe Design Contest

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Here is the winning design for the contest sponsored by vegan shoe maker Beyond Skin and PETA. The winning design was created by Alice Lambert-Gorwyn and was recently featured in Harper’s Bazaar Fashion… Continue reading

New Study finds Olive Oil Protective Against GMO damage

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  A new study published outside of North America in the journal Nutrition, an international peer reviewed journal on Human Nutrition has found that Extra Virgin Olive Oil – EVOO may have protective… Continue reading

Former Pro GMO Scientist Shows How Science Does Not Support GMOs

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Dr. Thierry Vrain, a soil biologist and genetic scientist, as well as the former Head of Biotechnology at Agriculture Canada’s Summerland Research Station spoke out in a TED Talk about the risks of… Continue reading

Stella McCartney Launches Sustainable Collection for Green Carpet Challenge

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Summary Stella McCartney has joined the Green Carpet Challenge campaign kicking off her inaugural Green Carpet Collection during Fashion Week at the Royal Institution of Great Britain, which looked to be a spectacular… Continue reading

New Study Proves that Organic is Better than Conventional

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A new study done by Professor Carlo Leifert at Newcastle University in the UK has proven that foods grown organically are better than those grown conventionally.  This contradicts an earlier study done in… Continue reading

3 Michelin Starred Mayo … from Alain Passard; the Indulgence of Real Food

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Have you ever made your own mayonnaise? If I’d known it was this easy I would have tried it a long time ago! (At least it looks easy in the video). Watch as… Continue reading

Absolutely Mesmerizing! Functional Art at its Best

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The Abyss coffee table is a functional work of art by Duffy London, a London based design studio headed by Christopher Duffy.  It plays with depth and the mesmerizing power of water in… Continue reading

Great News for Wine Lovers, Sulfites On Their Way Out!

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This is major news for the wine industry and wine lovers alike, but particularly for those who are sensitive to or are concerned about sulfites!  Summerhill Pyramid Winery in Kelowna BC has developed… Continue reading

Blurred lines… Wedding Gowns Show Eco Fashion No Longer the Ugly Stepchild

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Remember this name, Sohad Acouri.   He’s definitely one to watch…  After having seen some of the pieces in the Sohad Acouri Couture collection,  it’s very clear that the lines differentiating eco-fashion with mainstream… Continue reading