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After we have already explained the basics of the zero waste lifestyle in our last blog articles, we will come to concrete tips in the field of groceries and the kitchen today: In the Kitchen Do you remember the five basic steps of implementing the zero waste lifestyle? Especially step two also applies to your kitchen, wherefore you should part with rarely used kitchen devices and cookbooks. Also use-and-throw things should be abandoned in a zero waste kitchen, of course. Instead of tin foil or freezer bags, you could use air-tight jars for storing your groceries. Moreover, many foodstuffs can be easily fabricated with only a handful of ingredients. Then, you will also know, what you are actually consuming instead of straining your health with chemistry. However, you should only prepare things which are not too elaborate for you should be able to integrate it in the long run without making your life too complicated. Organising your refrigerator efficiently and defrosting it regularly can also help saving energy and groceries from perishing. Shopping Before going shopping, you should write down a weekly schedule for your meals and only buy ingredients that you really need therefor and that you do not already [...]
The temperatures are cooling down, the days are becoming shorter and the leaves are falling from the trees. But this still is not any sort of reason for declaring the year completed and only lying around lazily on the sofa! With our musical highlights, we will even put the biggest autumn grouch in high spirits again, for sure: Joel Brandenstein The German pop singer became popular due to his soulful cover songs on YouTube in the first place. But meanwhile, Joel has also written his own songs like “Polaroid”, “Zeitmaschine” and “Farbenmeer” which have stormed the charts in no time. The announcement of his first live tour in May caused great excitement in the social networks and the tickets for it were sold out almost immediately. Therefore, Joel will start another tour in autumn where he will present his new solo album “Emotionen”. The 7th of October, Joel Brandenstein will perform in the Stadthalle Vienna in order to enchant his Austrian fans with his expressive voice. "Superstars des Musicals" Without their thrilling film music, probably even the most famous Hollywood blockbusters would have passed into oblivion. Therefore, five of the greatest Musical stars will dedicate themselves to the motto “Hollywood Dreams” on [...]
Every two years, they are coming together at the URBAN FUTURE global conference - the City Changers. They are people who want to make their city more sustainable with great enthusiasm and a lot of commitment and who want to actively make a change. The UFGC is the largest convention of this type worldwide with altogether 3000 participants from 44 cities and 200 speakers. And the best thing about it: it will take place here in Vienna next year! From the 28th of February to the 2nd of March in the Exhibition and Congress Centre Vienna, you can connect with people who are realizing ideas for a more sustainable city life with passion and innovation. We will reveal here, what will be offered: Often, you do not even know where to start when pursuing such a great goal. A functioning communication between the inhabitants and the public bodies of a city can be the crucial success factor hereby. Therefore, the URBAN FUTURE demonstrates how sustainability should be communicated in order to effectively change something. Aside from that, architects, engineers and developers present their ideas from the field of Living and City Planning to make clear, how to live in a [...]
The Vienna Moderne around 1900 without doubt belongs to the most significant periods of art and culture worldwide. And scarcely anybody has influenced this time with their work as much as the artists Gustav Klimt, Egon Schiele, Otto Wagner and Koloman Moser. On occasion of the century of their death, Vienna will celebrate their creative oeuvre next year which still can be seen in the metropolis today. According to the motto “Beauty and Abyss”, the area of tension between aesthetics and the horrors of the World War I which marked the turn of the century, shall be dealt with: Klimt and Schiele Gustav Klimt can be named the leader of a creative avant garde. In the gallery Belvedere, his paintings will be exhibited next to the works of other popular artists like Van Gogh or Monet who have demonstrably influenced him. Moreover, Klimt was a promoter of Egon Schiele, whose expressionist masterpieces can also be gazed in the Belvedere. His oil paintings will be set in a context by sketches, archive materials, related works and photographs so that the beholders can experience the time around 1900 at first hand. However, Schiele was not only a painter, but also a writer. [...]
Actually, you just want to enjoy the long-awaited summer, sunbathe at the pool, eat ice cream and by no means waste a single thought on the cold season. But before you could turn around, winter is just around the corner again and you still have no idea how to celebrate New Year’s. However, conceiving a plan on the fly, often goes down the drain. In order that you are prepared timely this year, we present you the ultimate New Year’s event today: “As the new year starts, the whole year will proceed” - still many people believe in this old saying and therefore, the New Year’s party should be glamourous and stylish in the best case! With the New Year’s Eve Gala in the Vienna City Hall, you bang on the target concerning this matter, so that on the day of great expectations, nobody will be disappointed. Dressed up in suit or evening gown, you feel like the imperial couple Franz and Sissi in the splendid atmosphere of the city hall. After a welcome drink, you can indeed wine and dine royally. The exclusive four-course-menu is optionally also available for vegetarians, so that really everyone gets their money’s worth. Afterwards, [...]