Conversations with change makers for your regular dose of big ideas and stories on sustainability for people who care about the world.
Episode 1- Let's Do This!
Welcome to our first episode where we tell you a little bit about ourselves and why we started podcasting.
We are so happy you are here!
Episode 2- Grow Your Veggies
In this episode we interview Zachary Damato from Niwa, a start-up that is bringing hydroponics to our homes and phones.
Episode 3- Recycling in Amsterdam
What if you could get a discount at your local café, just for recycling? We chat with Wasted Lab who are enabling local to do just that.
Episode 4 - Fast Fashion and Polyester Pants
Listen to us chat about our shopping habits and fashion woes, and how all pants seem to be made of polyester these days.
Episode 7 - Weaving Towards Fair Prices
This episode we call Delfina Par Cotuc, a Mayan artisan and weaver in Lake Atitlán, Guatemala. We discuss the artists' co-operative she works with and a non-profit, Ethical Fashion Guatemala, focused on ensuring fair prices for locally-made products that are sold for outrageous prices online - with funds not trickling down to the makers and weavers.
Episode 10 - Planting the Future at Plant Chicago
This week we speak with Jonathan Pereira from Plant Chicago, a non-profit focused on circular economies, that is designing community-driven programs and projects for a sustainable environment.
Episode 5- From Cricket Condo to Farm
In this episode we chat with Jarrod Goldin from Entomo Farms, who introduces us to the next big 'farm to table' thing: Crickets as a nutritious, sustainable food solution for the world's growing population.
Episode 8 - Tool Time
We go on location to the Toronto Tool Library to speak with Ryan Dyment about conscious consumerism, the sharing economy and life in tiny apartments.
Photo courtesy of us! On location!
Episode 11 - Painting the Town
We speak with Luke Anderson, the founder and Executive Director of StopGap Foundation to speak with him about the colourful, fun and "disruptive" work he and his team are doing to raise awareness and address accessibility problems all across Canada.
Episode 6- Innovating energy
Listen to Scott Kessler of LO3 Energy -one of Fast Company's World's Most Innovative Companies of 2017- speak about the Brooklyn Microgrid, solar power, community involvement and the future of sustainable energy.
Episode 9 - Holidayze
Listen in on a typical conversation between us - including everything from Black Friday sales and Christmas gifts to our favourite ways to practice self-care in the wintertime.
Episode 12 - Gender Equality in...Sweden (?)
We call Tove Dahlgren, the Acting CEO of AllBright, a non-profit based in Stockholm, Sweden, to chat about gender and diversity within the senior tranches of the Swedish corporate sector. Listen in as we discuss "naming and shaming" companies, campaigns on university campuses, and the trends and challenges of working towards a more equal, diverse and creative business culture. We also spend some time reminiscing about formative pieces of work that have been influential in our lives.