The Art of Recycling in Visual Arts

It is always great to come across local talent who are also passionate about the environment, and how they not only use art to express their love of the natural world, but also take great consideration in causing no harm to the environment while making their creations. I recently discovered one of these talented people […]

Thinking Outside the Gift Box

Let’s face it, gift giving is tricky. And while it may be ‘the thought that counts’ when it comes to the recipient (and our budgets), how often do we consider longevity or the environmental impact of the gift? While some gifts make our hearts sing, many don’t. Some end up in charity bins or ‘re-gifted,’ […]

Eco-Friendly Christmas Tips!

Ways to keep your festive season jolly, while looking after the planet at the same time. Royalty free images sourced, except where noted as original photographs by Angela. Concepts and layouts: Angela Miller-Davis, Less Equals More.     Merry Christmas from all at Less Equals More!

Gecko Environment Council Awards 2016

  Those who know the Gold Coast well and are into all things environmental action and protection will be very familiar with the work of Gecko, Gold Coast & Hinterland Environment Council (now known as Gecko Environment Council). Gecko this year celebrated 20 years of dedication to the valuable work they do to help preserve […]

Alternatives to Plastic Bags

In an effort to help us all to ‘do the right thing’, I’ve decided to uncover some simple alternatives to using plastic bags. Two of which are home-grown! It’s plastic free July! Did you know that they are estimating that by 2050 there will be more plastic in the sea than there are fish! To […]

I love these little bags!

Every now and then you come across a simple idea that is also so beautiful that you wonder why you didn’t think of it yourself and this product is born from such an idea. When you realise that Australians use more than 6.9 billion plastic bags a year, most of which end up in landfill […]

What a groovy chair!

I love groovy inventions. Especially those that  show possibilities with regard to adaptability, storage, or are environmentally friendly. This groovy chair appears to be made from cardboard – check it out, the possibilities seem endless. What a lot of fun! Folding Chair-“Flexible Love”