salad leaves with blue cheese and walnuts on top

 

Earthbound’s Pear & Blue Vein Salad

This week we are sharing one of my favourite salad recipes, rocket with pear, blue vein and red wine honeygar. An absolutely delicious salad that takes only minutes to whip up, from our wonderful friends at Earthbound Honey. Earthbound is a sustainable artisan beekeeping business based in the pristine Bethells Valley, North West of Auckland, New Zealand. Their bees produce a premium range of …

 

 

DIY Shoe Whitener

There’s nothing like a pair of fresh white sneakers. Keeping them white is another story (especially if you’re a teenage boy!) This simple, all natural, three ingredient shoe whitener seems way too good to be true however I gave it a try and it works amazingly well – even my sixteen year old had success with this combo. All you …

 

vegan dairy free pesto in a jar on a wooden table

 

Dairy Free Pesto

I like this more than the pesto you make using parmesan cheese. You’ll need to get hold of some nutritional yeast or yeast flakes. Most health food stores will stock it. I really encourage you to try this, it is absolutely delicious. Try serving it mixed in with pasta, a handful of toasted walnuts and a little bit of the …

 

female sunbathing in bikini, the word "sun" is written with sun screen

 

DIY Natural Sunscreen

One of the most chemically loaded substances we put on our bodies is sunscreen. A simple natural option is non-nano zinc oxide cream, which you can get at your chemist. Alternatively you can make this natural sunscreen that won’t dry out your skin or cause irritation from harsh chemicals. Be sure to re-apply after a couple of hours or after swimming.  …

 

three round kumara and halloumi friiters on a plate with decorative salad

 

Kumara and Halloumi Fritters

This delicious, lightly spiced fritter recipe was inspired by Nadia Lim who is a co-founder and nutritionist at My Food Bag. For this recipe I removed the eggs and used aquafaba instead. I’ve included both egg and egg free options in the recipe. When using an egg replacer you tend to get a flatter fritter, however, using whipped aquafaba helps …