Monthly Archives: November 2015


12 Make Your Own Gift Ideas 1

  For mindful gifting this year why not make your own gifts with love and lessen the load on the planet…. This is such an exceptional time of year, whether you celebrate Christmas, the solstice or  just the pure joy of having the time to share food and fun times with your family and loved […]

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Andy Horn at his office in Cape Town ©David Peter Harris

Change Makers | Andy Horn | Eco Design Architect

      An architect with a profound appreciation for nature, Andy Horn established his practice in 1998, Eco Design – Architects and Consultants. Sustainable design is key to his work and the studio has led the way for the Green Building Movement in the South Africa and it has received a number of international sustainable building awards. We were lucky […]


Make Your Own Whipped Body Lotion | Eco Lifestyle 1

This body lotion was the first body product that I ever tried out at home. I had been researching for quite some time on how to be more resourceful and limit the waste I produced; at the same time, I was secretly sabotaging my good intention, by  not buying all the ingredients, procrastinating, or telling myself it would never be […]

Four ingredients for a home-made moisturizing body lotion©David Peter Harris