Author: Janis Theron

Our Cooking Show Episode 1Our Cooking Show Episode 1

Cooking a Vegan Meal from Scratch… Imagine cooking vegan Spanish Rice from scratch? Using pure, organic vegetables? Cooking a vegan meal from scratch is delicious. Earth Kid Kaely blogged about this cooking show: “Last week Friday my school peers and I all arrived at my house. We have taken on ...

Veganism – Pros and ConsVeganism – Pros and Cons

Veganism is trending. BUT, like any trend, it comes with many pros and cons. Talking diets is a sensitive topic too as every person has their own needs and every person has their own views about diet. Talking environment, however, is essential to our survival. How we eat links to ...

Make a Wall GardenMake a Wall Garden

I always wanted to make a wall garden. I love making things and I have a lovely sunny wall outside my kitchen. I also think that we should all be planting our own food in some way, from now on. Lockdown Level 3 yet again in South Africa was the ...

Nurdles are Nonsense!Nurdles are Nonsense!

Nurdles are nonsense according to our Earth Kids. Nurdles do not make sense. Think about all the plastic items you have in your home. These could include plastic bags, food packaging, tupperware, cups, the toaster and even your cell phone. Now think about the millions of tiny plastic balls that ...

BlogBlog

Read our Stories Read our blog. Our blog tells many stories about Earth Kids taking action for and within the environment. This is the So What? part of Earth Kids and learning in nature. So what if we visited a polluted river? So what if we found out more about ...

Herbs as MedicineHerbs as Medicine

Herbs have been used as medicine for centuries. People have always used plants to cure ailments and boost health. Now, in the era of modern medicine, their medicinal properties are still sought after. Most of today’s medicines come from nature but herbs are still some of the strongest and most ...

The Toads of SilvermineThe Toads of Silvermine

The Toads of Silvermine are mostly the famous and endangered Western Leopard Toads (Amietophrynus pantherinus). Find also the rare Arum Lily Frog, the Cape River Frog and the Clicking Stream Frog in this beautiful wetland reserve. Earth Kids went on the hunt for these splendid amphibians last year. They did ...