You may remember a whole year ago when I first moved to Amsterdam. Life was not as rosy as I  assumed it would be.  My first few months were stressful. I was living in a…

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In a world full of “influencers” showcasing everything you could would and should be buying, it is getting more and more difficult to shop for what you “need” and what we will use rather than…

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The age-old debate surrounding the ethics of fur in fashion. It’s an ongoing contentious subject that is as old as the migration of fur into the fashion industry. Today, some indigenous communities living in harsh weather conditions still wear fur as…

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The sun is rising earlier, the denim jackets are coming out and the Dutch natives are giving their boats a Spring clean. Warmer weather is nigh. After a particularly cold winter (Amsterdam hit -8 and…

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Sh*t is getting real. German cities are cracking down on diesel. EkoPlaza (Dutch supermarket in Amsterdam) has introduced a plastic-free aisle and we’ve seen a wave of Blue Planet inspired anti- plastic commitments. I have noticed…

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