Hand Wash Don’t Dry-clean

We all want to look after our clothes and often dry-clean fragile fabrics. Yet the process of dry-cleaning is a highly toxic one using a chemical called perchloroethylene which can cause damage to the liver, kidney and even to the reproductive system of a person with prolonged exposure to it. Many of us believe that if a label says “dry-clean only” then that is what you have to do. In Nana’s day there were no …

 

 

Hemp Seed & Broccoli-Nut Mash With Miso Gravy

This week we are delighted to have a new food blogger, Narelle Stewart, who creates delicious, innovative dishes with a focus on raw food. We’re loving her plant-rich raw twist on potato and gravy. The combination of broccoli, Brazil nuts and organic hemp hearts topped with miso gravy will stimulate your taste buds and your immune system, packed full of fibre, protein, essential fatty acids, vitamins and minerals this is one healthy side dish or …

 

 

Essential Oil Allergy Blends

Allergy medication can be quite dubious. It tends to be expensive, it’s hard to find the right one for your specific issues and over the counter products at the pharmacy may not have the most desirable ingredients. I’m of the opinion that if you can tackle a health problem without resorting to medication, then you always should. Allergy medication can be quite dubious. It tends to be expensive, it’s hard to find the right one …

 

 

NEW SILKY SMOOTH WENDYL’S DEODORANT FORMULA!

We’ve been working on our deodorant recipe over the summer as we have challenges with product consistency during hotter months. Unfortunately, the beeswax tends to clump with the baking soda when the heat hits. While there is absolutely no issue with the effectiveness, the user experience is compromised. After much deliberation, we have decided to opt for candelilla wax as a base for all our deodorants. We’ve been using candelilla wax in our Green Goddess deodorants for the …

 

 

Magic Stain Balls

These little hard balls of clay may look like they’d make a big mess of your stained items, when in fact they remove stains like magic. Keep these little miracle workers in a jar in the laundry and whip one out whenever a hard to remove stain is noticed (even if thats after the item has already been washed). Eliminate those awful grease stains from clothes, or bothersome bee poo off your white linen that …