Episode 027: The Coffee Episode – A Sustainable, Healthy & Ethical Conversation

Your daily cup of coffee holds more power than you think - Critical Conversations Podcast Episode 27

“Do better, once you know better” – Maya Angelou – because it’s all about making small changes once you’ve learned something new and giving yourself the chance to upgrade your routine, not only for your health, but for the health of the planet as well.

Join us for a Sustainable, Healthy & Ethical conversation around all things coffee – with Heather Young & Jennifer Klotz of shechangeseverything.com

Available to Listen on:  iTunes  &  Spotify.

When we polled you on instagram about Coffee, these were the results:

  • Do you drink coffee everyday?
    • 69% of you said YES – 31% said NO
  • Do you ever choose to drink decaf instead?
    • 33% of you said SOMETIMES – 67% of you said NEVER
  • Do you add any sort of creamer or drink it black?
    • 38% of you drink it BLACK, 62% of you add some sort of CREAMER
  • Have you ever heard of the Swiss Water Process (diving into this in episode 028)
    • 31% of you said YES – 69% of you said NO (we can’t wait to tell you about it!)
  • Do you drink a full glass of water before coffee?
    • 58% of you said “Most of the Time” – 42% of you said “Sometimes/Never”

That being said … here’s what you’ll discover in this episode:

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Episode 17: Are You Eating Your Clothes? How the Plastics In Clothing Might Be Impacting Your Health & the Planet – with Heather Young

microfibers and fast fashion - critical conversations

Are you eating your clothes?

That’s a crazy question, right? But, the answer is most likely, YES.

Your clothes are shedding microfibers with every wash & these microfibers might just be a bigger deal than plastic straws when it comes to the environmental impact we all need to be aware of.

Listen to this episode on iTunes or Spotify, or play directly below.

Studies have shown that microfibers are flooding our planet – in fact, they’ve even been detected in beer, sea salt, small fish, and more.

No one is talking about this loudly enough yet, which is exactly why we’re so excited to bring back Heather Young, co-founder of SHE Changes Everything. She’s here to talk about something she’s deeply passionate about: microfibers, and how they’re impacting your health and the health of the planet.

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