Learning from Reverb! How They Help Bands like Maroon 5 to Make Touring more Environmentally Friendly and Advice on What You Can Do!

Reverb, a non profit founded by the musician Adam Garner and his wife Lauren Sullivan, has the mission to make festivals and touring as environmentally friendly as possible. They provide the money, commitment and manpower that the bands or organisers couldn't. They recycle, compost, buy local food, advise on how to avoid waste, make sure sustainable products are used down to the soap, carbon offset, use biofuel, provide solar power charge stations for phones, educate fans, encourage people to car pool or recycle, collect contacts and money from fans for different charities – and all of it in collaboration with bands. Some of the bigger ones they work with are the Dave Matthews Band, Maroon 5 and Jack Johnson.

‘Violets are Blue’ Skincare – founded by a cancer survivor trying to avoid the toxins that we put onto your body and into our system!

A few months ago I was in a Yoga Studio and this lovely lady was selling her own products. She openly shared how she was diagnosed with breast cancer and survived it. Since then she's been turning her live upside down. She tried to eliminate all the toxins she could. But when she was looking … Continue reading ‘Violets are Blue’ Skincare – founded by a cancer survivor trying to avoid the toxins that we put onto your body and into our system!

Immerland – A heartwarming Example of a Sustainable Restaurant in Innsbruck

When I thought of who might be a good example for sustainability put into practice and whom I could interview, I didn't have to think for long. I was not only intrigued by the broad variety of food the Restaurant Immerland offers - or how amazing it tastes – or how inviting their restaurant is - but … Continue reading Immerland – A heartwarming Example of a Sustainable Restaurant in Innsbruck

The 5 things you can do to drink your coffee sustainably – from the London Coffee Festival.

Specialty coffee is becoming more popular, consumers seek independent coffee shops and buy their beans directly from smaller brewers. Just like the Micro-Beer-Brewery trend took off, this is one is not likely to stop either. So as a coffee addict myself, I went to the London Coffee Festival and had a blast. I was among fellow addicts … Continue reading The 5 things you can do to drink your coffee sustainably – from the London Coffee Festival.