Wendyl’s Taniwha Blue Recipe

This is a recipe Wendyl tried a few years back. The original idea came from an old magazine from the 50s that had an advertisement for Taniwha Blue laundry soap – a product which whitens clothes without the need for bluing powder in the final rinse to whiten whites. You’ll need to buy some Prussian Blue – which is what we use …

 

 

20 Great Uses For Baking Soda

 Where would we be without a big jar of baking soda? Keep it handy enough to scrub a sink, make a spray cleaner on the run, clean the bathroom, throw down the toilet with a little white vinegar to keep it sparkling, or take a teaspoon to alleviate heartburn. If you buy our Green Goddess Premium Baking Soda you can be sure …

 

 

How Wendyl’s Bluing Powder Works

Tired of yellow/grey tinted white sheets?  Return those expensive Egyptian cotton sheets to their former glory along with your shirts and undies by adding our concentrated Bluing Powder to your final rinse. Made out of Premium Baking Soda and Prussian Blue pigment you’ll have whiter than white sheets in no time! The way that the bluing process works is to swap yellow pigments for …

 

 

Basic Baked Buns

    There is nothing better than waking up on Christmas Day to hot buns, fresh out of the oven. These delicious buns are perfect served with jam or just lightly buttered with a cup of tea or coffee. They’re also ideal to serve with Christmas leftovers. This is one of Wendyl’s tried and true recipes that was shared several …

 

toilet bombs in dark dish on colourful back ground

 

DIY Peppermint Toilet Bombs

I’ve had a few emails and comments regarding my previous recipe for toilet bombs not working out very well; some people had trouble getting them to stay in the tray and form a cube, while others had cubes that stuck together once in the jar. I’ve revised the recipe to make it easier and more reliable. Click the button below for the …

 

 

DIY Cracked Heel Foot Butter

Now that summer is approaching and wearing bare feet and sandals is just around the corner, it’s time to give your feet, and, in particular, your heels some love. This balm is wonderfully nourishing on dry skin thanks to the anti-inflammatory effect of hemp seed oil which is rich in antioxidants; the skin-smoothing qualities of shea butter; and the healing …