6 Ways to Rewild Yourself Now.

6 Ways to Rewild Yourself Now.

As David Attenborough said in his latest nature documentary A Life on Our Planet: “WE MUST RE-WILD OUR WORLD”. Watching his witness statement of today’s natural world, Attenborough demonstrates the planet’s wilderness and biodiversity are rapidly declining, and it’s shocking proof.

Eating Animals, but at What Price? {Editor’s Pick on Elephant Journal}.

Eating Animals, but at What Price? {Editor’s Pick on Elephant Journal}.

"Oh, how I wish this information would be taught at schools, even starting with kindergartens. The fact is, waiting or pushing for a change from the top is very difficult, also having in mind the amount of money and high politics involved in conventional agriculture and industrial animal farming. There is still too much demand [...]

It’s time to say: bye bye plastic egos!

It’s time to say: bye bye plastic egos!

Yesterday I have been to a beach clean initiated by an English DJ called Blondish who uses her fame to raise awareness about the huge plastic pollution which we are facing everywhere with her “Bye Bye Plastic Life” project. It took place during the International Music Summit, a-three-day electronic music conference on Ibiza where famous house and techno DJ’s, such as Nicole Moudaber and Adam Beyer (Awakenings!), and clubs come together to discuss issues and developments in the industry.

Albatross Child {Poem}

Albatross Child {Poem}

I’m watching the magical albatrossWith her fluffy coat and clumpsy stepWaiting for the time to spread her majestic wingsLifted by the wind to cross the endless ocean Starting life on her ownThis adorable albatross childWith her stomach full of sadness I’m watching the albatrossHer brothers and sisters are sufferingUntil death releases them from their pain [...]

No Butts about it: How to Stop Trashing the Beaches?

No Butts about it: How to Stop Trashing the Beaches?

The Power of the Committed Few. I only have to watch the underwater world through my snorkeling-mask to witness there’s so much life just a few steps away from the beach we hardly know of. I see a school of tens of little fish swim by and being moved by the waves they find refuge [...]

Buenos días hermosa playita. 

Buenos días hermosa playita. 

    On mornings like these I feel the richest woman in the world. This is our home. Here you see beautiful pictures of Cala Tarida’s beach on Ibiza of today, March 7. It’s almost too good to be true, right? Nothing is what it seems.. Like many pictures you see on social media, showing you [...]

Hippie watching in a plastic-soup of cigarette-ends

Hippie watching in a plastic-soup of cigarette-ends

This past week I wrote a readers-column for a Dutch newspaper called METRO. It's a newspaper you can get for free at each trainstation across the Netherlands. I used to be a fan and loved to read it while I travelled to work each day. Something is bothering me lately and tada! this column was [...]