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6 Ways to Have a Sustainable Valentine’s Day

There are a few ways to reduce the environmental impact of Valentine’s Day without losing the romance and while still having a memorable day. Here are a few ways to make this Valentine’s Day a sustainable holiday to remember.
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Going Green at Easter: How To Celebrate Sustainably

The highlights of Easter celebrations with kids are coloured eggs, Easter baskets, and of course, chocolate. The trouble is, a lot of these products are produced in environmentally unfriendly ways, and many of them are...
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Have a Compassionate Easter With These Fun Ideas

Most families enjoy keeping and sharing traditions, especially during the holidays. When Easter traditions include baskets of milk chocolate bunnies and jellybeans, dyed eggs and a ham or turkey dinner, however, vegetarians and vegans...
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Cherry and Chocolate Scones

For those of us in certain areas (namely most of the country at one point) we had a fun run-in with something called a “polar vortex” over the holidays and into the New Year. This...

Tofu Chocolate Pudding Recipe

This is one of the simplest recipes I have ever made yet it is also one of the most delicious. The texture and body of the tofu blends into a thick, smooth mixture which is...
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The Chocolate Wars: A Bitter Tale of Greed and Child Slavery

One wonders with a title as ‘provocative’ as this, what’s to follow; regrettably, nothing more than a truthful and bitter tale of greed and child slave-labour, mainly because of what I like to call...
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Child Labour Reports lead Whole Foods to stop selling Hershey’s Scharffen Berger Chocolates

One of America’s largest food retailers is taking a public stand against child labour. Whole Foods Market is pulling one of Hershey's high end products -- Scharffen Berger chocolate -- from its shelves across the...
Nestlé Cocoa Plan

Nestlé’s Cocoa Plan makes chocolate more sustainable

You know what they say: A chocolate in the mouth is worth two on the plate. We eat chocolate for dessert, hand them out as gifts, and like to drizzle it on pretty much...
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5 of the Best Brain Foods

Everyone is aware of the importance of a healthy diet to encourage high levels of energy, maintain good health generally and make sure that the rigours of each day can be endured. The importance of...
Climate Change endangers food

Climate Change Endangers Food

A recent report by the Asian Development Bank, titled Food Security and Poverty in Asia and the Pacific, has highlighted that the climate change will have a devastating impact on food security. According to...

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