Eat your spoon

Eat your spoon

These fun organic edible spoons by Triangle Tree could be a 'strawberry' substitute for the…

These fun organic edible spoons by Triangle Tree could be a 'strawberry' substitute for the disposable plastic spoon. These Triangle Tree spoons come in 3 flavors too. Good for you and the environment! We…

A revolution in a cup

A revolution in a cup

Last Sunday I visited the Neighbour Food Market. At this market they sell lots of local food, and…

Last Sunday I visited the Neighbour Food Market. At this market they sell lots of local food, and every plate has a 'strawberry story' :-) I had a chat with Debritu from Moyee Coffee and what they do, is definitely our…

Food for the win!

Food for the win!

Here you go: a box full of seasonal products straight from the countryside, out of your…

Here you go: a box full of seasonal products straight from the countryside, out of your neighbourhood and delivered to your kitchen table. Winning!Winning indeed: De Krat  is giving away 3 trial subscriptions. Each…

Tony's fair!

Tony's fair!

Save the date everyone. In 10 days Tony’s Chocolonely is throwing a very tasty party:…

Save the date everyone. In 10 days Tony’s Chocolonely is throwing a very tasty party: Tony’s Fair! And you and your best dance moves are invited. Tony’s Chocolonely is on their way to 100%…

Bloom solar lamp

Bloom solar lamp

How about this for a strawberry lamp: the BLOOM solar lamp charges during the day, to give you some…

How about this for a strawberry lamp: the BLOOM solar lamp charges during the day, to give you some cosy lighting inside or outside at night. The BLOOM is a project waiting for your help to become a reality - and to…

Ex'tax

Ex'tax

Here's some food for thought: high taxes on labour make businesses minimize their number of…

Here's some food for thought: high taxes on labour make businesses minimize their number of employees. Resources, however, remain untaxed; they are used unrestrained. This system causes unemployment and scarcity of…

Strawberry winners!

Strawberry winners!

Hurray! We have our 3 winners for De Krat competition of last week. These lucky winners receive a…

Hurray! We have our 3 winners for De Krat competition of last week. These lucky winners receive a lovely box of food from De Krat. Enjoy guys!  Among the winners were Alaina, Leonie and Barbara from Rotterdam, who…

Buy nothing new

Buy nothing new

Buy Nothing New – but discover what you already have! That's the idea of the people from Buy…

Buy Nothing New – but discover what you already have! That's the idea of the people from Buy Nothing New.  It's a platform for alternatives for buying new. Why? Because it's about time we step away from the…

Momo wang

Momo wang

I stumbled up on this wonderful designer called Momo Wang. Her collection is an explosion of color…

I stumbled up on this wonderful designer called Momo Wang. Her collection is an explosion of color and shows that up-cycling can be amazing!  Wang used second hand materials and clothing from the flea markets of…

Assa ariyoshi

Assa ariyoshi

Wow! We are super happy with our beautiful new wallpaper from designer Assa Ariyoshi. She's one of…

Wow! We are super happy with our beautiful new wallpaper from designer Assa Ariyoshi. She's one of our favourite designers. Currently she works and studies at the Kingston University in London. In August this year "The…

Jonah

Jonah

Jonah is a short film by Kibwe Tavares. It's set in Zanzibar and looks at the effects tourism can…

Jonah is a short film by Kibwe Tavares. It's set in Zanzibar and looks at the effects tourism can have on a country from an economic and environmental perspective. Mbwana and his best friend Juma are men with big…

RED BEACH

RED BEACH

Isn't nature just awesome!! Check out these stunning photos I came across via odditiesoflife.…

Isn't nature just awesome!! Check out these stunning photos I came across via odditiesoflife. They're photographs of Red Beach in China. The beach’s unique color is caused by the Suaeda vera plant - it's…

Eco-confessions

Eco-confessions

I am an eco-friendly person. Really. But I have a confession to make. Actually, there are three.…

I am an eco-friendly person. Really. But I have a confession to make. Actually, there are three. Here we go: 1. I cannot eat this chocolate spread anymore and it has nothing to do with the taste. It tastes great.…

Skate guitar

Skate guitar

For all you guitar playing Strawberry's!Have a look at these guitars made out of old skate…

For all you guitar playing Strawberry's!Have a look at these guitars made out of old skate boards. Rather than simply throw away all that quality wood that goes in a skateboard, Argentinean Luthier Ezequiel Galasso and…

Eco expanding bowl!

Eco expanding bowl!

A real clever design by Swedish research company Innventia and designers Anna Glansén and…

A real clever design by Swedish research company Innventia and designers Anna Glansén and Hanna Billqvist from design agency Tomorrow Machine. Together they have created The Sustainable Expanding Bowl. Re-usable…

Fete de la nature!

Fete de la nature!

Celebrate nature this Saturday at Roest in Amsterdam! Fête de la Nature! Has organized a…

Celebrate nature this Saturday at Roest in Amsterdam! Fête de la Nature! Has organized a day of celebrating all great things in nature. Roll up your city sleeves and dip into nature! Build a fire, try a…

Natural swimming pool

Natural swimming pool

Yippie! It's finally sunny! Time to go to the beach or...how about a natural swimming pool? Forget…

Yippie! It's finally sunny! Time to go to the beach or...how about a natural swimming pool? Forget about that unpleasant chlorine smell! Companies like Clear Water Revival (UK) and Pure Wtr (NL) can help you…

Damn food waste!

Damn food waste!

Free soup alert! Damn Food Waste is feeding 5000 people at the museum square in Amsterdam on…

Free soup alert! Damn Food Waste is feeding 5000 people at the museum square in Amsterdam on 29 June. The lunch is made of fresh greens that would normally be thrown away because of different shapes or size. Damn…

Lentekabinet!

Lentekabinet!

We're so looking forward to one of the best Dutch festivals of the year:…

We're so looking forward to one of the best Dutch festivals of the year: Het Lentekabinet! It'll kick off tomorrow at 12 am in the beautiful surroundings of 't Twiske, north Amsterdam.  Some…