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Set Up a Home Recycling System

In many countries, the government or local municipalities have set up a formal recycling system, where each household gets different containers in which to put food waste, paper, glass, plastic and tin. This is, however, not standard practice in all … Continue reading
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Rooibos Tea Comes Tops

Rooibos tea, also known as Red Bush Tea (Aspalathus linearis), is fast becoming a favourite amongst health fundis and tea enthusiasts around the world. It hails from the Cedarburg region in the Western Cape of South Africa, made from the … Continue reading
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Raise Your Children to be Greenminded

The fact that children are spending more and more time in front of the computer or television has not escaped the notice of most parents and teachers. This has been as a result of a combination of factors; including the … Continue reading
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Butter The Great

Despite its somewhat negative reputation, butter is actually one of nature’s true gifts to humans. In fact, before the days of margarines and other manmade replacements, there was less heart disease and cholesterol than ever since. Then, fad diets and … Continue reading
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Greenminded Products That we Love

Every now and then, we at Greenminded get really excited about a new product on the market that is designed to preserve our natural resources. Here are some of the latest additions to our list: Mitsubishi Charging Stations These charging … Continue reading
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The Sweet Magic of Honey

Honey is one of nature’s most delicious and beneficial gifts to mankind. It has been consumed for millennia and has continued to provide a number of benefits to the animals and humans that consume it. Honey is produced by bees, … Continue reading
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Odour Control the Greenminded Way

Instead of using sprays that fill the atmosphere and your lungs with harmful gasses and chemicals, try natural odour removers instead. These are usually more effective, as chemical sprays tend to simply mask the smells, rather than eliminating them completely. … Continue reading
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Harvesting Rainwater

Rain water is available to all who care to use it, making it a free, convenient resource. Although there are certain dangers posed by the use of rain water, it is undoubtedly a very valuable source of water for homes … Continue reading
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Packing For A Purpose

Being greenminded is not just about preserving your own personal health, your home and the environment around you. Rather, it is also about helping people in meaningful, relevant ways, no matter where in the world they are. Pack for A … Continue reading
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Things to Replace Regularly for a Green Home

Although having a greener, more eco-friendly environment often means keeping things until they absolutely cannot be used anymore, this is not true of all items. In fact, there are some things that are outright dangerous for your health if kept … Continue reading
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