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Show your local library love

There's something so calming about sitting in a library, in a community space that is focused on respect and silence. I remember finding the act of borrowing a book exciting, it was almost special that it wasn't yours and you would only get to experience it for a small amount of time. Special that others would get to experience it too. But as I grew up it was a habit I lost, in part due to living in a society focused more on possession than sharing, and in part due to it simply not being a popular option anymore. 

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Basic Steps towards a Sustainable Lifestyle

Basic Steps towards a Sustainable Lifestyle

In recent years, being a green finger is no longer just a choice; it has become a responsibility. To help save the earth that our survival is dependent on, it is important to opt for a sustainable lifestyle. While you may think individual endeavour is just a drop in an ocean, don’t get frustrated. Our behaviours can inspire our peers, and this is how we can amplify our impact - and it is always how a revolution begins. So, if you want to help save the Earth, start the little revolution with yourself. 

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Ditch Dairy, Not Flavor | Moono

Ditch Dairy, Not Flavor | Moono

「希望大家不要認為素食是一個潮流, 而是為了自身健康, 為環境保護, 去選擇食素。」 Tina, 是名純素甜品師。 畢業後投入廣告行業, 逐漸發現工作使她失去生活。 為了給人生一點喘息的空間, Tina決定放棄穩定工作, 活回自己想要的樣子。 因為從小愛吃甜點, 又喜歡製作甜品, 卻發現一般甜品的材料太嚇人, 於是成立純素甜品網店 –– Moono。Tina想用自己的純素甜品告訴大家, 在口感方面可以跟一般甜品沒有分別, 希望不只是素食者或注重健康的人會喜歡她的甜品, 更想吸引非素食者會選擇素食。 素食帶給她的, 是身體的和諧, 也是心靈的安逸。

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Follow Spirit of Nature | Melody Cheng

Follow Spirit of Nature | Melody Cheng

Melody, 是一名園境設計師, 也是一名兼職模特兒。對Melody而言, 大自然的吸引是, 當你置身於其中, 最易放鬆下來, 從反思中成長。「希望大家可以了解到環保的重要性, 不是個人喜好, 而是個人責任。」環保不需要回到原始森林, 只是每天多一點點的改變。從日常減塑、轉用低污染產品, 到近期開始逐步轉食素。Melody希望以身作則, 逐步影響更多人。減碳、重用、環保, 只要願意踏出一小步, 都是一個改變的開始。

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