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Entries Tagged as 'Green Living'

There is a Huge LEGO Debate Going on Over Here…

July 22nd, 2014 · 7 Comments

I can categorically say that in our house, by far the most popular toy, across all ages, is LEGO. And in the last week with heaps of visitors stopping by, it was indeed the hot topic at our table. Everybody had something to say and everyone wanted to make sure they were heard. They were […]

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Tags: Blog Events · Caring and Sharing · Green Living · Thoughtful Thursdays

Se7en + 1 Meet Up With the Cape Leopard Trust and Head out for more Hiking in Cape Point Nature Reserve…

July 16th, 2014 · 15 Comments

It’s been about a year since we began our monthly outings to explore Cape Point, and I have to say after hiking and exploring the highways and byways, it is all starting to fit together. On Friday we hiked one of the trickiest hikes in the park… some of us conquered it and one of […]

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Tags: Cape Town · Green Living · Hiking · Outings · Saturday Spot

Soil For Life… Urban Gardening Inspiration Like Never Before…

June 29th, 2014 · 13 Comments

As the month of June draws to a close, so does the Yuppie Chef Eat for the Earth Campaign… and we invited you to help us support them. Firstly we needed to explain the problem, we live in a particularly Hungry Nation… one where at any given time 60% of the people are either hungry […]

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Tags: Blog Events · Caring and Sharing · Green Living · Home Truths

The Hungry Season, Feeding South Africa’s Cities – A Review…

June 27th, 2014 · 10 Comments

I am posting this post purposefully between our Eat for the Earth meal and a post about the work that the folk at Soil for Life do, it is a topic that I feel strongly about and I wish I personally was doing more about it. The fact is that “a third of the world’s […]

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Tags: Blog Events · Caring and Sharing · Green Living · Home Truths

World Ocean’s Day And Se7en + 1’s Great Ocean Round Up…

June 9th, 2014 · 6 Comments

Yesterday was World Oceans Day, and this past weekend the Two Oceans Aquarium had a great display of all their latest green projects. Every day choices that we can make to change the environment and look after our ocean. There are a whole host of projects that you can get involved with, set up by […]

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Tags: Cape Town · Caring and Sharing · Green Living · Outings · Saturday Spot

Let’s Celebrate Earth Day: Se7en + 1 Easy Changes to Make…

April 23rd, 2014 · 11 Comments

Earth Day is one of those days, celebrated once a year, that really we can embrace every single day. I have said it before, and I will say it again: I never intended to be a green mother. It turns out at as time goes on that it really is easier and easier to make […]

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Tags: Caring and Sharing · Fabulous Friday Fun · Green Living · Home Truths · Organizing Se7en · Our Events · Thoughtful Thursdays

Saturday Spot: Earth Hour and Time to Plant Some Trees…

March 30th, 2014 · 13 Comments

So tonight was Earth Hour and time to make an environmental promise for a greener planet… So I asked our kids: “What is a Green House?” Clearly we still have quite a bit to learn about living a greener life. There are so many things we can do to live a greener life and every […]

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Tags: Caring and Sharing · Green Living · Outings · Saturday Spot