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Waste Land

One of the most awe-inspiring documentaries of the year 2010, “Waste Land” captures an artist’s quest to find a balance between art and the transformative power of giving. Vik Muniz, a man of vision and extraoridinary talent sets out to visit the world’s largest dumpster, Jardim Gramacho in Brazil, to capture the essence and life […]

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Operation Smile Ball 2012

  Yesterday OYL contributor & Singer/songwriter Antoniette Costa and myself joined the Trump & Hearst family to support Operation Smile at their 10 year anniversary event at Cipriani Downtown, NYC. My lovely agents Peter & Emerson from IMG arranged a few beautiful dresses I could pick from, I asked my Instagram/Twitter followers which one to pick, and […]

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There’s plenty of inspirational reading to be found online, in magazines & self help books to do with becoming the ‘best you‘ you can be. Don’t you love that?! Great concept. Imagine it just for a moment. Close your eyes & visualise yourself living your best life! Your best healthy, gorgeous self! I was out […]

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On my trip to Guatemala in November I got a chance to meet the wonderful Nancy McGirr. My Grandma is the one who connected me with her and told me about the amazing organization she founded called Fotokids. I was instantly interested in hearing more. Fotokids is a non-profit organization for kids who are growing up […]

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Surprise your loved one sometimes with sending them a lovesong. It only takes a short time. But it’s sure worth it! We really love Cheryl Cole’s song 3 words. It will make you smile when you hear the lyrics and think of your own love.

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Organic eggs

Organic Eggs – Certified Humane

Lonneke already wrote about “Green Valley” yogurt that is also labeled as “Certified Human”. Which means that farmed animals are raised in humane condition. And this makes me smile. After watching “Earthlings” ( by the way, I didn’t last 10 minutes of the movie, because I couldn’t  stop crying. I was terrified of how un-human some people […]

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New York Cares Coat Drive

I saw this great add in the subway, it was talking about the charity company New York cares who are having their annual Coat Drive from November 15th to December 31st. Last year they collected 58.000 coats. If you have a coat laying around that you dont use or need, donate it and someone less fortunate would be wearing […]

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G’day G’day!

Since I’m new here at OYL I’m literally buzzing with ideas with what to post about FIRST!…. I have so much I want to write about, as well as the things I want to say on my personal blog, my book! Oh the joy :D SO I thought I’d say Hi first. Hi to all […]

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Free Morgan

Please Help Us Free Morgan! She is a young female Orca that was found  off the coast of Netherlands last year, where she was captured as she swimming alone and very sick. She was brought back to the Dutch Dolphinarium where she was nursed back to health and was supposed to be released soon after… […]

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KOMERA PROJECT Event with Kate

KOMERA PROJECT Fund raising night Hello- everyone, I am a freelance makeup artist who works in the Fashion and Beauty industry.  I have been a contributor to the OYL Magazine for the past few issues and I’m really excited to be a contributor on the website now! You will hear from me with everything regarding […]

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Volunteering: God’s Love We Deliver

Volunteering. Feeds our hearts, nourishes our soul, but most importantly makes a difference in another persons life. Yesterday I went to an Organization called: God’s Love We Deliver. It was such a joyous and wonderful experience, and I will be returning very , very soon. GLWD is the tri-state area’s leading provider of nutritious, individually-tailored meals […]

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Everybody can do something good and make a difference. For others, for animals, and for the Earth. Big or small, it all counts!

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