Every parent deserves to watch their child grow into a happy, healthy adult. But children from the world’s poorest communities are deprived of health care. They don’t receive vaccinations. They don’t have doctors. Every day, they become the victims of serious sickness—and even death.
Mbombosi (or Bubbles) was brought to the Mdzananda Animal Clinic with severe mange and open sores from scratching. Her owner brought her to be euthanized because she no longer wanted her because she looked ugly. Dr Blessing and Sr Ros took one look at her sad little eyes and wagging tail and refused to euthanize. Instead she was admitted to hospital where she was treated for the mange condition.
The Pink Table Project is an initiative in its infancy yet already achieving incredible results! This past year the project involved more than 80 restaurants at which patrons booked to enjoy a healthy set menu. They were also encouraged to decorate their tables in a vibrant pink theme and requested to donate R100 per person (on top of the bill) to the PinkDrive, raising more than R100 000 for breast cancer awareness and early detection! #ThePinkTableProject
The children at Hugh’s Haven would like to give back by offering you a chance to win a 3 night retreat in Mozambique which includes several swims with dolphins in the ocean. They are holding a raffle to collect the needed funds. Starting from R25 for a single entry you could win this amazing experience, worth R3500!
An average household of four family members wastes about 300 litres of reusable water per day. South African water systems will not be able to cope for much longer, at the rate things are going. Here are some simple, and effective ways that you can save it without changing your lifestyle. Save Water! Water is life!
The last day of 2015 is here, and what a year it has been all round. In February Life Retreat was launched by three women; a mother and her two daughters. We all share a passion for health, nutrition, well-being & natural living. Since then we have worked to bring the vision to life and make Life Retreat a platform for amazing blogs, beautiful products and so much more.