Homemade Lavender Bath Salts

Now that the colder weather has arrived there’s nothing like relaxing in a soothing hot bath, especially with the addition of these fragrant bath salts that you can make yourself. Lavender Bath Salts are ultra-soothing, relaxing, and cleansing, and are easily made with Wendyl’s Premium Epsom Salts, Wendyl’s Premium Baking Soda, salt, and a blend of essential oils. All you have to …

 

 

Anti-Ageing Facial Exercising

We tone the muscles on our body through exercise, so why not the face? This clever technique is a completely natural and cost-free way to combat facial ageing. My Mum, Glenis, taught us several facial exercises when we were in our twenties (that’s my sister in the photo), she used to do them when stopped at the lights driving her car, the lady in this …

 

 

Eat Less Plastic!

We all know we’ve got to reduce our plastic waste urgently. This month a crew of five brave souls, four of them Kiwi’s, have set sail from California to New Zealand. During their five-month journey across the Pacific Ocean they’ll be filming the journey, collecting data and plastic particles with a mantra trawl from parts of the ocean that have never been gathered from …

 

 

Try This Fireside Scent

If you use an open fire, or have a fire pit in the back yard, you might like to try this little trick to give your room or the surrounding area (if outside) a wonderful smell. Mix three tablespoons of dried rosemary with one teaspoon of sugar. Put the mixture onto a coal shovel and place it in the hot …