Chances are that as a baby, your first finger food was a banana – possibly given to you by your loving grandparents. And when you started school, your lunchbox had a banana in it (thanks mum and dad). Then when you moved into your own place, you discovered for yourself how useful bananas were as a snack or as a cooking ingredient – and how good they were for a work-out! And before you knew it, you were watching your own baby wipe mashed banana into her hair… and the cycle began again.
Wow, Leatherback turtles can grow to 2 meters in length! But that’s only if they survive to make the mad dash to the sea as tiny hatchlings. And that’s where our Panamanian friends from COOBANA come in. They support the local conservation centre and by patrolling the beaches for several months each year, they have helped to save 12,000 eggs and safely release 8,000 baby turtles to the water.
Belize? Where do I find this spot on the globe? It’s just beside Mexico, on the coast of the Caribbean Sea. There are so many great places to discover and so many lovely people to meet! This time we’d like to invite you to say hello to Sonia, Arnold and their family who live in beautiful Belize…
10 Banana and Pineapple Life Hacks You Need to Try This Spring
It won’t surprise you to hear that we love bananas… and pineapples, too! And guess what? They don’t only taste delicious they are also the star of some really awesome beauty and interior design tips and household hacks. Put simply: it’s always good to have bananas and pineapples in the house!
You’d have to be crazy to want to work with bananas all day, right? Well, maybe just a little. It’s easy to see why you might become obsessed with their shape, their colour, their taste. To find out more, let’s talk to Roy Villamor and Thanos Papageorgiou - both long time banana men ... and proud of it!