Thrive Magazine

2020 was a tough year for many people and many businesses. Following the close down of Bauer Media, our very own Wendyl Nissen found herself re-evaluating life and asking herself, “What now”? Not one to let anything get in her way of doing something she is passionate about and believes in, Wendly is now the Editor of NZ’s newest wellness …

Antibiotic Madness

Can you imagine a world where everyone fed their immune system with good quality food, regular exercise, less stress and a few herbs and hardly ever had to go to the doctor to get a prescription? This article is one that Wendyl wrote a few years back regarding antibiotic resistance and the importance of having a strong immune system. This …

loaf of bread on a wooden top, with a bowl of eggs and bananas nearby

Grape Sourdough Starter

Have no yeast but have access to grapes? You can make a sourdough starter! Wendyl Nissen has shared this clever recipe from her fantastic new book ‘A Natural Year’ (orders will be sent out as soon as we receive delivery, after lockdown). Finding yeast is rather tricky at the moment so it may be easier to find a couple of …

proof of A Natural Year by Wendyl Nissen

A Natural Year, Wendyl Nissen

Buy now FREIGHT FREE $44.95 within New Zealand (small charge for rural) Click here. A Natural Year isĀ about Wendyl’s recent year of living up North full time on her lifestyle block. There are loads of new recipes and plenty of stories about ageing well and living life freely in your 50’s, all written in Wendyl’s engaging style. Following on from …