To avoid the mind-boggling array of products in grocery stores, I either resort to buying the same products that I have used before or look for specific cues such as the color of the packaging or words like eco, good, fair trade, or healthy. Our eyes can only scan so much because of information overload. … Continue reading Apps for a healthier and environmentally friendly lifestyle
Here's a learning moment. Organic food might not actually be what you think it is. It is expensive and what my mom would call - fancy! ('kay style martayt!'*) Entering into an organic store feels like being among a cult. Yet, I buy organic. I buy stuff other than food from organic stores. Yet, I've … Continue reading Is organic food any good?
In my very first blog post, 'Major Challenges to Sustainability', puts the population on the top of the list. In such a case, if all of us stopped consuming like we do, will we still run out of resources? Will we have alleviated poverty and famine? Will we have eliminated all other issues just by … Continue reading Is population control overrated?