witch hazel wipes


DIY Make Up Remover Wipes

These gentle DIY wipes are a delightful way to remove your make up. There are no harsh chemicals or alcohol-based astringents to dry out your skin, and with only four ingredients they are very easy to make. The natural solution smells wonderful, and the lovely soft wipes from Thinkwise are chemical-free and contain no parabens, petrochemicals, bleach, or phthalates. I’ve used Manuka …


pea puree


Recipe: Pea, Pear and Green Bean Puree

This kid friendly recipe is from Kylie at Kai Carriers. It’s perfect for putting straight into your Kai Carrier pouch so your little one can easily eat a nutritious homemade meal where ever you may be, and you won’t be creating any waste as Kai Carriers are all reusable and dishwasher safe. You can also change it up a bit for the …


baby sunscreen


DIY Sunscreen

One of the most chemically loaded substances we put on our bodies is sunscreen. A simple natural alternative is zinc oxide cream, which you can get at your chemist, and I advise using that on children under six months old. This recipe works well for me and I usually wear about a factor 20 sunscreen. I re-apply after a couple …



Super easy baby blanket to knit

As you know I’m busy knitting for my neice Mariko and her fiance Trevor’s new baby in July. I’ve taken a break from singlets and am now doing a simple baby blanket after I discovered the most wonderful wool shop.