Hello! Start the year off right with some easy online activism and some articles that show that not everything is bad!
picture via foe.org
Sign Friends of the Earth's petition, asking the government to find a solution to our plastic problem.
This Guardian article says supermarkets should be the ones paying for plastic recycling, and I agree!
And sign this petition calling for a stop to the UK's ivory trade.
picture via moralfibres.co.uk
Sad news friends, glitter is a micro plastic and it's been wreaking havoc on the environment. Wendy from Moral Fibres has found some eco friendly glitter alternatives for us though.
Talking of shiny things, read Vegan Life Magazine's article on the real cost of diamond mining.
Talking of expensive things, a wild truffle has been found growing in an urban roof top garden in Paris!
Picture via NT Times.
The NY Times has also published 3 easy new year's resolutions that can help fight climate change.
And here's some sensible life advice for the new year from Pip Lincolne.
And if you're trying out a vegan diet or lifestyle for Veganuary don't forget to check out my vegan tips, and my yummy vegan recipes and product reviews.