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  1. Respecting the Rahui

    Respecting the Rahui

    In December 2017, mana whenua Te Kawerau a Maki put a rahui on the Waitakere Ranges (Te Wao Nui a Tiriwa), in an attempt to save the remaining healthy Kauri.
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  2. 11 tips for clothes care

    11 tips for clothes care

    "Buy less, choose well and make it last" said irreverent British designer Vivienne Westwood. One antidote to the environmental impacts of fast fashion is looking after what's already in your wardrobe.
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  3. Getting the kids to help around the house

    Getting the kids to help around the house

    Getting kids to help around the house is an important and often challenging task for families. It is important not just because it can reduce the workload of parents, but contributing to the upkeep of the house and looking after their own belongings teaches kids much need independence and life skills.
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  4. Taking care of Taka

    Taking care of Taka

    On Saturday the 3rd of November, we joined our good friends Sustainable Coastlines at Takapuna Beach to give the beach a thorough clean up, just in time for summer.
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  5. A Vegan Christmas

    A Vegan Christmas

    If I'm being honest, I was absolutely dreading my first Christmas being vegan. I come from a large, culturally diverse background and one thing we all come together on is sharing an outrageous amount of decadent food on Christmas Day.
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  6. A sustainable Christmas gift guide

    A sustainable Christmas gift guide

    There's a reason they call Christmas the silly season. Unbridled consumption, maxed out credit cards, and crunching through the crisp piles of discarded gift wrap and ribbon settled on the ground afterward.
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  7. Great treats for Good Sorts

    Great treats for Good Sorts

    To celebrate the spirit of Christmas, we wanted to recognise to the selfless people who do so much for our communities. So we talked to a few good friends, and put together six bumper hampers to give away to some generous good sorts.
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  8. Heat-loving Crops for Summer

    Heat-loving Crops for Summer

    Now that the warm summer weather is here, it's a great time to be in the garden. All the heat-loving crops are ready to be planted.
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  9. Tips for the beach and bach this summer

    Tips for the beach and bach this summer

    If you're about to pack up the family and fur children and head away for the holidays, cleaning and laundry are probably the last things on your mind.
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  10. Summer hair hacks for stressed tresses

    Summer hair hacks for stressed tresses

    We all know how hot summer conditions can be harmful to our skin. We slip, slop, slap (slip on a shirt, slop on sunscreen, slap on a hat) to protect ourselves.
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