Bringing Up An Eco-Friendly Baby

During pregnancy you become much more aware that almost everything has a way of affecting your baby. Making eco-conscious decisions and incorporating green habits during this time will be the first steps towards bringing up a healthy baby. These days almost every imaginable product or service has a ‘green’ alternative, it can be overwhelming trying to decipher which are actually …

 

 

Can Baby Wipe Solution Prevent Nappy Rash

Along with frequent changing, the next best thing you can do to prevent nappy rash is to use our super soothing, totally natural, Baby Wipe Solution. Made of nothing but filtered water, witch hazel hydrosol and rosewater hydrosol it’s effective and gentle, we believe it’s the best baby wipe solution on the market. Commercial baby wipes often contain many ingredients …

 

 

Ann’s Eggless Blueberry Muffins

These wholesome eggless blueberry muffins are quick and easy to make and only take 25 minutes in the oven. Grant’s mum Ann used a recipe from Dr Caldwell Esselstyn that has applesauce to bind and thicken, honey to sweeten and whole-wheat and oat flours for plenty of fibre.  You can use either frozen or fresh blueberries, but my preference is fresh, …

 

 

Zinc Face Creams

Did you know that all of our face creams contain non-nano zinc oxide? They don’t have an SPF rating but they do provide mild protection, I wear mine every day. The Green Goddess range is great to use under makeup; apply a small amount, wait five minutes, then put on your foundation. The original Wendyl’s range also doubles as protective cream, …

 

 

From Juicing To Smoothies

This week our guest blog is from Gregor & Merryn at Bushlore Herbal. It’s a light-hearted, informative piece about their nutritional journey from juicing to smoothies, how to grow wheatgrass and the importance of detoxing the liver. I highly recommend giving their six-week liver detox a go, it’s a great way to kick start your liver into action for the …

 

 

Freeze Those Avocados

Avocado season is in full swing, and we saw some super deals when we were on the road over the holidays: $5.00 for five avocados, or even better, $10.00 for fifteen. However, all the avos were ripe and had to be used as soon as possible. As much as we love avocados, there’s only so many you can eat at once. Did …