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MAMA EARTH HAS A VOICE AND IT IS US CRAZY BIRDS.

Show Notes

061: How being Cheeki can save the planet, one bottle at a time.

Did you know that the current rate of a plastic bottle being sold worldwide is one million bottles per minute?…

Adopt Rather Than Shop

060: Why you should adopt rather than shop for your next pet

Today we are going to have a look at something that really touched my heart the last few months and…

Trace Dominguez

059: The Shocking Truth About Biodegradable Plastics and PLA

Recently there has been a lot of greenwashing going on about biodegradable and PLA products. Some companies love to tell…

Be My Valentine

058: Be My Sustainable Valentine

It is that time of the year again, where love is in the air, red roses are overpriced, chocolates seems…

057: How fries can fuel your car?

Ever wondered what you can do with your cooking after frying your food? Some people might just pour it down…

Loop

056: Two things that I am excited about this week and they both include ice cream

I scream you scream we all scream for ice cream and it is indeed something that I want to scream…

The Concept

055: How one company is saving airlines millions

Sometimes it is the small things that make a great impact. When we look at something as simple as an…

054: Why You Should Switch To An Eco-Friendly Mattress?

Did you know that we spend nearly a third of our lives sleeping? We have heard a lot about the…

Bridgett Lau

053: How One Good Thing can make a difference

Sometimes it just takes one thing. One thing that we say or one thing that we do, no matter how…

How to declutter your home

052: How to declutter your home

The new year is in full swing and you may or may not still have some Christmas gifts laying around…

Dr Steven Cohen

051: Why Sustainable Cities are required for a greener future?

The planet’s average surface temperature has risen about 1.62 degrees Fahrenheit (0.9 degrees Celsius) since the late 19th century, a…

050: Reflecting on the past 50 episodes

Today is such a special episode for me, it is the big 50. I can not believe that Mama Earth…

049: How red listed animals are being held captive for profit in Armenia

There are more than 150 Syrian Brown bears illegally taken captive by poachers in Armenia and less than 200. Once…

Lonely Whale

048: Organisations that helped my sustainable journey

2018, just blew past so quickly and we are now looking at a new year with new adventures and maybe…

Coco Veda

047: How coconut oil can help your health

Did you know there are more than 3 million coconut farmers in the Philippines with the majority of them living…

SDG

046: How can the 17 Sustainable Development Goals create a more sustainable future for you and Mama Earth?

It is that time of the year again that we are looking back at the year and some of the…

Kyle Weber

045: How to select your next electric vehicle

In today’s episode, we explore what the differences are between an electric vehicle and a gasoline vehicle. We also look…

Merry Christmas

044: How To Wrap Up Christmas More Sustainable

Today we are going to be a bit more merry than usual as it is almost Christmas and I am…

Mariama Kumara

043: Mariama Kamara

Our guest today is founder and director of Smiling Through Light that works with a network of women to provide…

Eco-Brick

042: Top Tip Thursday, Eco-Bricks

Today I would like to look at eco-bricks. Some of you might be familiar with the term, and other might…

Manju Kumar

041: Manju Kumar

Our guest today is CEO of Brush With Bamboo, the founder of The Growing Club. She is also known as…

Sharjah Entrepreneur Festival

040: Top Tip Thursday, Entrepreneurs and Sustainability

Today I would like to look at how entrepreneurs can contribute to a sustainable future. I recently attended the Sharjah…

Kaméa Chayne

039: Kaméa Chayne

Our guest today is the host of Green Dreamer Podcast, the Founder of Conscious Fashion Collective, an author, and a…

The Water Footprint

038: Top Tip Thursday, The Water Footprint

Today we are going to have a look at the water footprint. If you are not sure what I am…

Luke Morris

037: Luke Morris

Our guest today an entrepreneur and the creator of Wild Body Active and Wild Wood. Crazy birds, without any further…

Black Friday

036: Top Tip Thursday, Black Friday

Hi, crazy birds and welcome to another Top Tip Thursday. Today I would like to talk about Black Friday. For…

Tiffany Threadgould

035: Tiffany Threadgould

Our guest today is an eco-lifestyle expert who spreads do-it-yourself recycling goodness with simple solutions. She also has a published…

034: Top Tip Thursday, Crazy Bird Questions

Today we are going to have a look at some of the questions that I have received in the last…

Sass Brown

033: Sass Brown

Our guest today is the founding Dean at DIDI a world class Design Education in the Dubai Design District. She…

Guest Tips

032: Top Tip Thursday, Tips From Our Guests

Today we are going to have a look at some of our previous guests, but before we jump into that,…

Paul Rubin

031: Paul Rubin

Our guest today is the founder of Nude Foods the first plastic-free grocery in Cape Town, South Africa. Crazy birds,…

Microplastics

030: Top Tip Thursday, Microplastics

Today we are going to have a look at microplastic. These little particles seem to be making their way into…

Bea Johnson

029: Bea Johnson

Our guest today is the global Zero Waste Lifestyle originator, her book Zero Waste Home has been translated into over…

Halloween

028: Top Tip Thursday, Trick or Treat

Today we are going a bit spooooooky and have a look at how you can have a more sustainable Halloween.…

Sian Rowlands

027: Sian Rowlands

Our guest today is an award-winning creative businesswoman. She is the CEO and Chief Storyteller of a growing regional retail…

Waste Me Not Day 30

026: Top Tip Thursday, Plastic Not So Fantastic

Today we are going to have a look at plastic and why some plastics are bad. In the last few…

Kathryn Kellogg

025: Kathryn Kellogg

Our guest today is a professional actor, the founder of the leading zero waste living blog, Going Zero Waste.com. She…

the orangutan project

024: Top Tip Thursday, There Is Hope

Today we are going to have a look at a few things that have happened in the last few months…

Adam Simone

023: Adam Simone

Our guest today is the founder of Leaf Shave, a company that is changing the way people get a great…

Food waste

022: Top Tip Thursday, Food Waste

Today we are going to have a look at food waste, why some perfectly good food never makes it to…

Max La Manna

021: Max La Manna

Our guest today is a vegan, zero waste chef. He does not throw any food away and encourage all to…

020_TTT_Sustainable Super Heroes

020: Top Tip Thursday, Sustainable Superheroes

Today we are going to have a look at a few people that I find very inspiring. When I first…

Chris Calumberan

019: Photographer and Social Advocate, Chris Calumberan

Our guest today is a photographer as well as a social advocate. He continuously produces initiatives for the community and…

Fast Fashion

018: Top Tip Thursday, Fast Fashion

Today we are going to have a look at fast fashion, what it is and why is it important for…

Dina Mustafa

017: Head of Sustainability Operations at Expo 2020, Dina Mustafa

Our guest today is the Head of Sustainability Operations at Expo 2020, Dubai. She began her career with the Food…

Reusable Bags

016: Top Tip Thursday, Shopping Plastic Free

Today we are going to have a look at how we can reduce the amount of waste we create when…

Randi Stephan

015: Founder of AYWA tribe, Randi Stephan

Our guest today is the founder of AYWA tribe a community of like-minded spirits creating new ways for people to…

Coffee

014: Top Tip Thursday, Coffee

Today I would like to talk a little bit about coffee. For those of you that know me or have…

Elena Kinane

013: Owner/Managing Director of Greenheart, Elena Kinane

Our guest today is a very passionate organic farmer that started growing her produce in the UAE desert. Her produce…

Reducing Your Water Use

012: Top Tip Thursday Reducing Your Water Use

Today I would like to talk a little bit about water. For some of us, it might be as easy…