Claire Erasmus from Urban Foxglove shares her essentials in Obs: Green Route

Urban Foxglove Garden Design and Essentially Obs Co-op have teamed up to bring you a combination of specialty indoor and edible plants and a new space to showcase the behind the scenes of the already existing creative and multi-skilled Obs community.

Victoria’s Pantry and other Hope Street Market secrets in Hermanus: Green Route

Victoria Young-Pugh started the only zero-waste store in Hermanus, Victoria’s Pantry, a year ago. I caught up with her to talk about eco-conscious living in the Overberg.

Eco-influencer Janisha Harie from Jozi shares her passion for living a greener life: Green Route

Meet climate activist Janisha Harie who shares her passion for living a greener life

Indigenous ingredients go into handmade skincare from Lola&Co: Green Route

Olwethu Ngcobo is an entrepreneur, organic skincare formulator, photographer, urban farmer and environmental protector from Worcester

RESTOCK founder Emily focuses on local, natural and sustainable beauty: Green Route

RESTOCK is an online sustainable beauty and personal care retailer founded in 2019 and based out of Noordhoek, Cape Town, says founder Emily Buckley

Michele’s magical vegan Ayurvedic dosa: My Green Route

I popped in to the Vegan Lifestyle Fair and chatted to vegan ayurveda cook Michelle from Indikaap Vegan Ayurveda. She was making fresh dosa – fermented rice pancakes – and filling them with coconut chutney and vegetables. Served with a ‘soup’ or sauce that you dip your dosa into. So delicious.

Spekboom for carbon offset and a plan with an upcycled pallet garden: Green Route

The story of the spekboom and the upcycled pallet garden

Oceano Reddentes founder Jade Bothma shares her passion for saving the ocean: Green Route

Meet climate activist Jade Bothma from Cape Town who shares her passion for living a greener life

I sink my teeth into the new Nourish’d summer menu and meet Zolani: Green Route

Words cannot describe the new jackfruit burger at Nourish’d in Obs because it’s called the Jack Me Off Burger. Ahem

Cleaning up my act with eco-conscious cosmetics in glass: Green Route

What’s in my hemp twine shopping bag this week?
Let’s take a look at CBD oil from Cosmic Bazaar, Earth Tribe deodorant, CBD lip balm and LIN skin balm