Ahoy!

Ahoy!

Fellow pirates, why not gather and drink some sustainable rum all together –arrr! All…

Fellow pirates, why not gather and drink some sustainable rum all together –arrr! All courtesy of the guys behind the first sustainably transported rum and chocolate: Tres Hombres Rum. Fairtrade now…

Underwater EXPO

Underwater EXPO

This amazing picture from the otherside of the wave is made by Mark Tippel, an Australian…

This amazing picture from the otherside of the wave is made by Mark Tippel, an Australian documentary photographer. Curious for his work? At the Hart Beach surf shop in Scheveningen there is an exposition of his work…

A strawberry baby...

A strawberry baby...

Well, I guess this makes it official... I might not be blogging as much as I usually do over the…

Well, I guess this makes it official... I might not be blogging as much as I usually do over the next few weeks everyone, because... I'm now eight and a half months pregnant!!!! :-)) Yep, in around two weeks time there…

Steinbeisser

Steinbeisser

Inspired by the words of Louise Bourgeois, ‘I Do. I Undo. I Redo’, a collection of…

Inspired by the words of Louise Bourgeois, ‘I Do. I Undo. I Redo’, a collection of young artists decided to experiment with discarded clothing, and find a way to boost its untapped potential. The name of the…

Violet cheer up

Violet cheer up

Last Saturday I bought violets with a friend and planted them in the window-sills of his cafe in…

Last Saturday I bought violets with a friend and planted them in the window-sills of his cafe in Amsterdam. On our way to the cafe, with our hands full of potting soil I saw an empty pot hole which reminded me of the…

Curated.nl

Curated.nl

Hi guys, I'm happy to announce the launch of a brand new initiative by two friends of mine Rocco…

Hi guys, I'm happy to announce the launch of a brand new initiative by two friends of mine Rocco Stallvord and Arjan van de Steeg. It's called Curated.nl, it's a subscription service offering gift boxes with…

Clean clothes campaign

Clean clothes campaign

Allow me to introduce you all to the first of our three brand new Good Causes that Rock now online…

Allow me to introduce you all to the first of our three brand new Good Causes that Rock now online at our Strawberry Deals website: De Schone Kleren Campagne (Clean Clothes Campaign). The Schone Kleren Campagne is…

Curated gift boxes

Curated gift boxes

There seem to be a few of these sorts of initiatives popping up at the moment: curated gift boxes.…

There seem to be a few of these sorts of initiatives popping up at the moment: curated gift boxes. Great to see that sustainable versions are already appearing too though. With Love from Brooklyn offer curated gift…

Running mates

Running mates

Last weekend Strawberry Earth co-founder Ikenna Azuike joined in one of the Strawberry Deal outings…

Last weekend Strawberry Earth co-founder Ikenna Azuike joined in one of the Strawberry Deal outings - a running and team building workshop from two top Dutch athletes: Patrick van Luijk and Virgil Spier. The duo…

Time for Change

Time for Change

As some of you may have noticed, we've adjusted a few bits and pieces on the homepage of…

As some of you may have noticed, we've adjusted a few bits and pieces on the homepage of www.strawberryearth.com! The reason is because we wanted to put more focus on what inspired us to start Strawberry Earth in the…

Urban farming

Urban farming

I just heard that the fantastic Prinzessinnengarten urban farming project in Berlin…

I just heard that the fantastic Prinzessinnengarten urban farming project in Berlin (which Strawberry Earth's Hannah Briggs has blogged about before) just won a prize for all of their achievements there. I…

Don't shop, just swap

Don't shop, just swap

It's always hard to keep track of the clothes you borrowed from your sister, friend or even your…

It's always hard to keep track of the clothes you borrowed from your sister, friend or even your mother. But isn't it so much fun to extend your wardrobe just by sharing with and lending from others - and not spending a…

We wish you...

We wish you...

The last 3 years have wizzed by since I started writing this blog, but 2011 has been a…

The last 3 years have wizzed by since I started writing this blog, but 2011 has been a particularly busy (and special) Strawberry Earth year. Aside from organising the third edition of our film…

It's back again

It's back again

Wait, don't we know this car from somewhere? Our favorite fictional time machine, the DeLorean is…

Wait, don't we know this car from somewhere? Our favorite fictional time machine, the DeLorean is making a comeback and it's going electric! DeLorean Motor Company is working together with electric startup Epic EV to…

Vegan fast food

Vegan fast food

Yay! After hours of dancing and partying, vegans in Berlin now also have a late night fast food…

Yay! After hours of dancing and partying, vegans in Berlin now also have a late night fast food option... Vöner! A vegan-dönner and bio-fries snack restaurant. Brilliant. Now it's Amsterdam's…

Back to (eco)school!

Back to (eco)school!

Eco Schools is a great initiative to green up all the schools all over the world. If a school takes…

Eco Schools is a great initiative to green up all the schools all over the world. If a school takes seriously green steps like offering a sustainable school lunch, using green energy, recycling and encouraging parents…