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The Eco-Conscious Warrior Guide to Travel

The Eco-Conscious Warrior Guide to Travel

  "It's just one - straw, plastic bag, one use utensil"... said 1 million people. But what if, each of those people were to consider their action, change their mindset & act with a conscious-consumers attitude. What if the approximate 8.3 billion plastic straws that currently pollute the world's beaches, were to instead be 8.3 billion straws made from repurposed and biodegradable materials?? That left behind no trace.  Each little step, mindful consideration and educated conversation - can lead to a whole bunch of rad changes.  So, instead of bringing to light an array of sad stats, facts and realities that you have heard...

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Why supporting small is a big deal - Small Businesses & how we can help them to grow.

Why supporting small is a big deal - Small Businesses & how we can help them to grow.

Small Businesses - We love what we do, but we honestly couldn’t do it without you. So here’s a couple of really important things you can do, if you’d like to see the local businesses in your area stick around.

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    Sticks and Stones - Mental Health NZ with Finding Kowhai

    Sticks and Stones - Mental Health NZ with Finding Kowhai

    La Luna chats to the wonderful Georgia about Mental Health, Suicide and the reality of what is being done in NZ and what needs to happen next. Georgia walks us through her journey and introduces us to her incredible new initiative 'Finding Kowhai' - Which we are proudly supporting as part of our passion project family.

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    They can't help it, so lets help them - Period Poverty NZ

    They can't help it, so lets help them - Period Poverty NZ

    Woman’s Day is here & we are reminded of what it is to be a Woman. To be strong, empowered and well damn beautiful in every way... but being a Woman is not always easy - and for some, there are many struggles that are out of our control. So we thought we'd explore one of the biggest blessings (in disguise) of Womanhood - And why for some, this has become even more of a pain than it needs to be.   (Via - Vicky Leta, Mashable)  Headaches, cramps, nausea, aching bodies,  bloating and a good dose of emotional turmoil... Oh...

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    Falling in love with pre-loved - Why Op-Shops & Vintage finds are the best

    Falling in love with pre-loved - Why Op-Shops & Vintage finds are the best

    Vintage, Pre Loved & Recycled    La Luna has recently introduced a Pre-Loved and Vintage Range to our store... And whilst a huge part of this is due to our obsession with thrift shopping,  and wanting to be able to share some of our rad finds with you all... There is another reason why secondhand shopping holds a special place in our hearts. Here at La Luna, we want to create a community that encourages kiwis to make meaningful decisions in regards to consumerism... For us op shopping is just another way that we can make Aotearoa a better place...

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