I started with simple things like cloth bags, refill dish soap bottle, baking soda as my detergent, locally made shampoo bars, soaps, face oils or even wrapping my gifts in furoshiki (beautiful piece of fabric which usage originates in Japan). Small steps method. So is the zerowaste lifestyle really possible?
Can food be a spiritual act? Can it be your life manifest? Can a simple act of preparing a meal save a planet? Well, not all the planet at once that’s sure but a lot of food that would otherwise be thrown in the bin; yes.
“What is to be attentive? (…) Attention involves seeing and hearing. We hear not only with our ears but we are sensitive to the tones, the voice, to the implication of words, to hear without interference, to capture instantly the depth of a sound. Sound plays an extraordinary part in our lives: the sound of thunder, a flute playing in the distance, the unheard sound of one’s own heart beating,