Fairtrade means what it literally says… a fair go for everyone. Fair price, fair treatment of workers, communities, the environment. We’re so passionate about this organisation that we’ve sourced all of our coffee from Fairtrade only farms and producers. We love the stories that are told from these places where people are reclaiming their lives […]
We love all things organic, from fresh produce to organic supermarket items but did you know that coffee is one of the most chemically drenched products in the world? This is why we only use organically grown coffee beans from reputable producers throughout the world. Chemicals not only mess with our bodies, our health but […]
Here at Sacred Grounds, not only are we obsessed by Fairtrade, Organic coffee, we also have a bit of a sweet tooth. Which is why we’ve created our beautifully rich Drinking Chocolate. Unlike other choccys you’ll find on the supermarket shelf, the Sacred Grounds version has no nasties like milk powder emulsifiers or fake stuff like […]
Most of us love a good party – a time to celebrate, well, anything, really as long as we have our favourite people in attendance, the reason doesn’t really matter…or does it? As much as we love gatherings, imagine celebrating something that makes a real difference in the world, imagine getting together with your pals […]
You’ve probably heard it before but coffee really is changing the world, bean by bean. Fairtrade has done so much for our world, helping to develop sustainable farming techniques and providing fair pay/conditions for workers throughout the world.
Do you ever feel that itch to use your skills to help others? It’s such a great feeling to volunteer your time and your experience to people who desperately need it! Our partner, Palms Australia provides a link between volunteers and struggling communities that are crying out for people just like you!
There’s a sleepy seaside village – I wonder if you’ve heard of it? It’s called Manly – located on the northern beaches of Sydney. Far from sleepy, actually, this place is pumping! Not only does it have some pretty amazing beaches to lounge on but its food scene is impressive, to say the least. Manly residents […]
Most coffee drinkers these days are pretty savvy. They’ve done their research and usually stick to the one brand if they’re happy with the taste (of course!) and where/how the beans have been sourced.
Female Fairtrade farmers They’re often unpaid, unseen and underestimated, but women make up an incredible 70% of the workforce in agricultural communities (according to fao.org). WIthout them, many farms would not survive. When it comes to Fairtrade organisations, over one quarter of producers and 47% of the workers are women. But most often, women don’t […]
Hold onto your hats, it’s going to be a bit of a rough ride today but it’s always good to be in the know, you know! We all love a great cup of coffee. It’s what gets us up in the morning, it tastes amazing and gives us a lift when we need it. But […]