Known for his ‘hierarchy of needs’, Maslow was one of the first of his contemporaries to focus on happiness, believing that once our basic needs – food, security, love and self-esteem – are satisfied, a deeper desire for creative expression and self-actualisation is stirred.
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The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the Unites States projects that 577 million tons of meat will be consumed in 2080, which is 277 million more than in 2010. Currently, we are using one and a half Earth’s worth of resources to produce food for the global population.
Why wait for New Year to make a resolution. Why not start now? My resolution is to do and buy less. I don’t for a second mean that I’m going to embrace a pajama-wearing, lazy life, as attractive as that sounds, I mean I’m going to adopt a minimalist mindset.
Apparently, it takes 21 days to form a new habit, a great motivator if any of us have bad habits, but also a good tactic to really open up our minds and step into a world of magical experiences, ideas and opportunities.
Health and wellbeing go hand in hand with ethical living. With organic foods and eco friendly products taking over our supermarket shelves and door to door delivery services of ethically sourced meat and veg, the US termed LOHAS (Lifestyle for Health and Sustainability) sector looks set to stay, thrive and become the incumbent system of the future.