Regardless of our lifestyle choices, what we do every day has an impact on animals, even if we don’t own one at all. And although it is wonderful to have a cruelty-free way of living, I know it us not feasible for everybody. The great thing is that we can still be kind no matter how small our efforts are and we’ll be rewarded for it. Here’s why.Read More
When we learn to be comfortable in our own presence and experience the joy of being alone, we seek more of those moments and value how precious they actually are. However, it doesn’t come easily to many of us and it can actually be quite scary in the beginning.
In this week’s blog we’ll share five tried-and-true ways in which we can embrace the uplifting power of solitude. Hint: one involves food, the other one, travel.Read More
Losing an animal companion is extremely difficult to say the least. As an expat, you rely entirely on friends and local contacts to go through the loss. Being prepared for it, however, is something only you can do.
Having a plan of action in case of an emergency really helped us when we recently lost our precious kitten Najia. This is why, aside from telling her story, I thought it would be helpful to share what we did and how we’re coping.
Preparing and anticipating helped us feel at peace, but when the emergency came, it also made things easier for the other ones involved. These are 5 of the lessons we learned through this process.Read More
Many of us feel overwhelmed when we travel and see working animals in poor conditions. It is heartbreaking and we often wish we could do something to help them out. Doing something helps us become a part of the solution and at the same time, it makes us feel like the situation is not hopeless.
Read on to learn these 5 simple ways in which we can be all be activists for the animals wherever we are in the world.Read More