Eco-printing artist Kristen McClarty captures nature in Kommetjie: Green Route

In this week’s Lockdown Life I catch up with eco-printing artist Kristen McClarty, who lives in Kommetjie, Cape Town.

Nwabisa Mjoli is dedicated to sustainability at Grootbos Private Nature Reserve: Green Route

I chat to Nwabisa Mjoli, Sustainability Officer at Grootbos Private Nature Reserve about her eco-awakening at high school and her green vision for South Africa

Diving into the deep with Aaniyah Omardien, founder of non-profit The Beach Co-op: Green Route

In this week’s Lockdown Life I catch up with Aaniyah Omardien, water wonderer and founder of eco-NPC The Beach Co-op in Cape Town.

Jackie May from Twyg shares her eco-consciously stylish Cape Town: Green Route

I catch up with super-stylish Jackie May, founder of NPO Twyg

Day 100 of Lockdown in South Africa and time to Pay it Forward ZA: Green Route

If you’re keen to promote ethical, sustainable and conscious local businesses, tag Green Route ZA and I’ll do my best to share your news. Sharing is Caring and we’re in this for the long haul.

Joy’s Faithjuice is the cutest juice bar in Cape Town: Green Route

In this week’s Lockdown Life I chat to Joy-Anne Bromilow, the owner of Faithjuice in Noordhoek. Our sons were at Westerford together and I’ve been visiting Joy’s little juice bar for years.

Waffles the Wonder Dog and life in lockdown: Green Route

My Balanced Oil has arrived. Hurrah. I’m sure there’s nothing wrong with taking the animal blend but obvs it’s better to take the human blend. Dylan from Cosmic Bazaar will no doubt agree. When my zero-waste parcel arrived, clad in brown paper (hurrah!) there was a gift inside. A small tub of Canna Salve, containing pain-relieving CBD. Thank you Cosmic Bazaar, beautiful people.

Take a bite out of these just-baked scones at The Scone Shack near Cape Point: Green Route

The Scone Shack is top of my pops and a new discovery, The Pink Geranium, is a brand-new entry into the Scone Route. We stopped in to look at the gardens and discovered there were scones in the oven and they were coming out in two minutes

Shop online for eco-essentials and get 10% off: Green Route

Go Eco-conscious online shopping from brands I recommend and you’ll get a 10% GRZA discount