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Sunshine & Raine is a content engagement agency and education platform showcasing the possibilities of travel, fashion and living a kick ass lifestyle when incorporating sustainable strategies and social good.
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On The Blog.

January 26, 2019

I recently engaged in a conversation with the gals part of the Ethical Writers Coalition about how ethical the production of soap nuts is. There was a rumor going around that since the consumption of soap nuts has increased worldwide, helping more conscious consumers b...

May 22, 2017

Meet Virtue + Vice: a new comer to the ethical fashion industry, looking to influence consumers shopping trends through their 100% conscious production process. Founder, Melanie DiSalvo, stumbled into her leisure line after years of working in the fashion industry in A...

May 14, 2017

I ended off last week super under the weather but in such high spirits thanks to all the wonderful workshops and events happening in the city in honour of Fair Trade month and World Fair Trade Day. The weekend only got better spending Saturday at the Buy Good Feel Good...

May 12, 2017

When Vritti Designs reached out to me and their opening line read "we believe in social, cultural & environmental sustainability", I was like "well, me too!" Over the past year in Toronto, I've found it quite difficult to jive with ethical clothing lines as I find the...

April 22, 2017

*Original post via Causeartist.com

Let’s take you back to 2014, when Milo and Nicki first met. Milo, the adorable pup pictured, quickly became Nicki’s rock during a time of change and self care, and Nicki to him during his time of need. The two have grown together and i...

April 14, 2017

I've been extremely addicted to podcasts lately, especially ones honing in on all things conscious living, social justice, and nonprofit management. [My favourites: CBC's Out in the Open + Nonprofit Leaders Network Podcast]. The past few weeks, my go-to has been Consci...

March 2, 2017

To the very rich people behind every airline business,

I am writing this message as I am continually appalled by the amount of waste produced by airlines everyday. It baffles me and leaves me speechless that even in one of the most unsustainable industries in the world,...

February 9, 2017

One of the biggest struggles of being a conscious eater is finding the right resources. Locally produced, organic, vegan, fair trade, gluten-free; it can be tiring to constantly be on the search for new options. When Nature's Tale found its way into the Studio.89 space...

January 6, 2017

Just a day away from hitting up my 6th continent: South America! This one's another quick trip as I head down to Mexico City for a few days then on to Colombia. 

Like many, South America is always on the bucket-list. It's hands down a backpackers paradise; rich with cul...

December 30, 2016

I definitely can't call myself the perfect role model when it comes to conscious, sustainable living, but I do my best with both 1) taking mid-sized steps towards implementing more sustainable practices into every aspect of my life, and 2) advocacy. I've found I have b...

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