What is Sustainable Fashion?
Since the early days of fashion, there has been a societal obsession with keeping up with the latest trends. However, this pursuit has taken a toll on our environment, as the industry is one of the most polluting in the world. In recent years, sustainable fashion has emerged as an answer to this problem, as […]
Supporting Children with Mental Health
Mental health is a big issue for children and adolescents. In any given year, 1 in 5 young people aged 13-18 experience a mental health disorder. And yet, only about 20% of these young people receive treatment. There are many different types of mental health disorders that can affect children and adolescents, including anxiety disorders, […]
Sustainable Living Myths and Misconceptions – Debunked
There are a lot of myths and misconceptions about sustainable living. Some people think that it’s difficult or expensive, while others believe that it’s not necessary. In this blog post, we’re going to debunk some of the most common myths about sustainable living. We’ll show you that it’s not as hard as you may think, […]
How to Be Eco-Friendly
Being eco-friendly is the basic idea of living in a way that doesn’t damage the environment. This can mean anything from using recycled materials to powering your home with renewable energy. Being eco-friendly is all about reducing your impact on the planet, and there are many easy ways to do it. Making your home eco-friendly […]
Ways to Help Improve Your Mental Health
It’s no secret that mental health is a topic that isn’t always easy to talk about. But the fact is, mental health matters – for each and every one of us. Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It affects how we think, feel, and act. It also helps determine how we handle […]
The Story Behind Aware’s Panda Symbol
Did you know that there are millions of American children living with mental health issues? In fact, about one in five children and adolescents in the U.S. struggle with a mental health disorder; with ADHD, anxiety, behavioral problems, and depression being the most common. We want to come together as a community to lower that […]
Become Aware: Your Environmental Footprint & What it Means for the Earth
Nowadays, many people, businesses, and organizations are talking about “Reducing their Environmental Footprint.” However, as people become more aware of the impact of their actions on the earth and environment, it’s becoming increasingly concerning how much we consume resources. Your “Environmental Footprint” is your use of natural resources and the production of greenhouse gasses and […]
Ways to Teach Your Children to be Eco-Conscious
“Although the magnitude of climate change may make individuals feel helpless, individual action is critical for meaningful change.” – Mia Armstrong, Student & New York Times contributor
What Does it Mean to be Sustainable?
The word “Sustainability” is commonly tossed around these days. We’ve all heard of sustainable products and sustainable lifestyle.
What You Need to Know About Greenhouse Gasses & The Textile Industry
You’ve probably heard of greenhouse gasses before and know that they are not so eco-friendly. But what are they? And why do we need to know? Greenhouse gases are chemical compounds that are released from the production of different products. The two gasses that are produced the most are carbon dioxide and methane. These greenhouse […]