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Simple Skin Care Tips to Improve Your Skin

Simple Skin Care Tips to Improve Your Skin

Here are four simple skin care tips for keeping the skin on your whole body as healthy and youthful looking as possible. You already know you should drink more water, avoid processed foods, and shelter from the sun to keep your skin healthy. Our skin is not just a...

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7 Tips for a greener Christmas

7 Tips for a greener Christmas

Television, newspapers and magazines display images of what the ‘perfect’ Christmas looks like. Shops are packed with Christmas decorations and gifts and the message is to buy now or miss out. It’s not even December yet. In fact the message to spend on Christmas...

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Black Bean Chocolate Brownies Recipe

Black Bean Chocolate Brownies Recipe

Black Bean Chocolate Brownies sound weird, but I promise you, they’re delicious and LOVED by my daughter. I’ve long soaked and cooked my own legumes to reduce gas-causing galacto-oligosaccharides.The method is time consuming though, so I do a big batch all...

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7 Truths About Pre-Loved Shopping

7 Truths About Pre-Loved Shopping

Do you hate shopping for clothes?  I do. The shops are full of “fast fashion” where the latest styles are available for low prices for just a few weeks before being replaced by new items.  It makes my head spin!

If you’re looking for a more sustainable alternative, pre-loved clothing might be the way to go.

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How to Decode Cosmetic Ingredient Labels

How to Decode Cosmetic Ingredient Labels

Do you read the ingredients of body care products before you buy? How do you decide which products contain undesirable ingredients and which don’t? Regulation in place to protect us in Australia also confuses things, making it harder to know what you’re putting on your body.

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Do You Know What You Are Putting On Your Body?

Do You Know What You Are Putting On Your Body?

These days, we all want to be better educated and use our spending power consciously.  We want to choose effective and safe products – for the better health of ourselves, our families, and the planet.  We know we should steer clear of parabens, phthalates, petrochemicals etc… but do we really know what they are?

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Why Bulk Buying is Eco-Friendly

Why Bulk Buying is Eco-Friendly

You probably already know that buying in bulk usually means cost savings.  Shops typically offer discounts and cheaper prices per unit when you purchase a higher quantity.  However, bulk buying is not only economical – it’s eco-friendly as well.

Here are a few reasons to buy in bulk and help contribute to saving our environment.

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7 Benefits of Black Pepper Essential Oil

7 Benefits of Black Pepper Essential Oil

You’ve probably added black pepper to your meals before; it’s an extremely popular spice after all.  However, you might not know that this widely used spice has many amazing natural health benefits too.  It is known for its mood-enhancing, circulation boosting, and digestive benefits. Here are 7 benefits of using Black Pepper Essential Oil.

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7 Reasons to Replace Your Laundry Detergent with Soap Nuts

7 Reasons to Replace Your Laundry Detergent with Soap Nuts

For those of us who care about the negative effects of pesticides, chemicals and toxic substances on our bodies and in our homes, finding safe, natural alternatives is essential.  Soap nuts are naturally hypoallergenic, anti-fungal and antibacterial.   They are fruit which grow on trees, dry naturally and require no chemical processing to be effective.  Soap nuts are ideal for those who want to switch to an easier, cost effective and natural solution.

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