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The Goodness of Bees - Nature’s Hardest Worker

“If the bee disappeared off the face of the earth, man would only have four years left to live.”                                                                                             - Maurice Maeterlinck, The Life of the Bee   Key players of our ecosystem, bees play a significant role in the pollination of many fruit, nuts, vegetables, and other species. A world without bees would mean a world without food sources, and the co-existence of different species. So forget about having broccoli, asparagus, cantaloupes, cucumbers, pumpkins, blueberries, watermelons, almonds, apples, cranberries cherries and even meat or dairy on your table! And it’s not only food, but honey bees also play a significant role in the pollination of other important crops such as cotton and flax and several valuable non-food products, such...

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Leave No Trace: Essentials for Nature Friendly Camping

The best time to camp around Australia is between October and April when the weather is just perfect and the beauty of nature can be thoroughly enjoyed. Pookipoiga recommends a list of practical and earth-conscious items that you should carry for a green camping experience and a sustainable connection with nature.   CUTLERY & FOOD STORAGE Reusable Cups – For those cold days or nights in the wild, warm up by having hot coffee in Earth Bottle’s Reusable Coffee Cup which is made of 18/8 stainless steel and capable of keeping your hot beverage warmer for a long time. Whearas, if you want to retain your sense of style whilst being socially responsible and environmentally friendly, sip your drink in KeepCup’s Changemakers that is designed...

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Wren Design – Paper Bags to Carry in Style

When it comes to innovation with paper, Wren Design is the one. A company recognized for producing remarkable accessories that are made from recycled packaging paper which is fused to the fabric and coated to be water-resistant, WREN’s range of products includes laptop bags, device covers, and gift stationery. A combination of simple design and eco-friendly manufacturing the Wren Design holds a reputation for sustainable manufacturing, fair business ethics, innovation, and quality workmanship.   How it’s done Ok firstly, recycled brown paper is collected from a local packaging factory. This is then screen-printed, fused to special cotton that makes it strong enough to stitch, which is later coated with Nano Liquid Glass to be water-resistant. The treatment using fusion and coating...

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Awesome Gifts to Give a Vegan Friend this Christmas

If you have a Vegan friend or a friend who just turned Vegan and are confused about what to get them this Christmas worrying that they might over analyze your gift and get fussy and pick on its make or produce, then fear not because Pookipoiga’s offers some amazing and unique choices of Vegan products that will surely light up that Eco-conscious friends face!   Vegan Certified Chocolates Bring a sweet smile on your friend this Christmas with Bellabery’s Vegan Friends Dark Chocolate or Christmas Survival Milk Bar. Enjoyable and all-natural these chocolates come with expressive, fun and witty packaging and use Rainforest Alliance cocoa in their milk and dark chocolate which provides cocoa farmers across Africa, Latin America and Southeast Asia with...

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The Best Planet-Friendly Christmas Cards in Australia Right Now

In today’s digital world, there is easy access to a variety of greeting cards online where you can just filter, select and press send to your loved and close ones. It also has the advantage of being more environmentally friendly, cost less and of course can be easily shared. However, this said, does send ecards and viewing them on your screen make it more intimate and personal? Or does it end up as spam where it’s not given much of special value? Sending a traditional card even the simplest ones will have a greater meaning to the recipient. It shows that you went out of your way to choose a card with a lot of thought and consideration. A traditional...

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