A Fresh Session on Grocery Shopping

If there is anything postive that surfaced during this Covdi19 pandemic is our heightened awareness to support local micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs). More shoppers are opting to purposely support local producers and go to great lengths to seek…

Is ‘Scrap’shion the new Fashion?

Rio Estuar, an innovative, sustainable fashion designer, has been campaigning for a "new normal" in fashion through her sustainable clothing line, RIOtaso, creating fashion masterpieces from 'retaso.' RIOtaso began after I closed a previous clothing line because I saw how…

No Frills to Healthy Living

"I started Goods & Grains, primarily because these are products that I actually use in my pursuit of a healthier lifestyle."Anya Santos - Uy, Goods and Grains Nowadays, people are more aware about the benefits of having a healthy lifestyle.…

A Not So Lazy Fashion Trend

I am not exactly a "fashionista" nor into shopping in general. But today was quite different as I found myself a store that fit my fashion sense. Lazy Fare promotes sustainable fashion by working with local manufacturers and using reclaimed…

Developing Sustainable Daily Rituals

On a lazy Saturday morning, I visited a store that was like my very own micro-wonderland. In an inconspicuous building along Pasay Road in Makati is a novelty store that promotes sustainable home shopping options. RITUAL is a sustainable general…