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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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7 Crucial Benefits of Green Cleaning

Benefits of Green Cleaning Green cleaning can have many different definitions. But the goal of all of them is to use techniques and ingredients to keep your home and the environment healthy. When you clean with green products, it also reduces waste and is safer for you and your family. So before you grab the

Back to School Skin Essentials

Australia Day is upon us, so that means it’s time to think about going back to school.

Are you as ready for that as I am? I love the freedom of holidays with long, sunny days spent getting back to nature with the family.  Swimming, picnicking, camping – every day is a new adventure!   But by the end of the holidays I’m starting to struggle to keep my daughter busy and entertained day in and day out…

Shopping Locally

How and Why to Start Shopping Locally this Year

Buying from local creators, makers and growers supports small businesses and their families. It also contributes to the local economy. You’ll also find a more unique range of items to choose from that are made or grown straight from the heart.

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How to Make Re-useable Beeswax Wraps to Decrease Waste

I like to minimise waste where I can – and plastic wrap has got to be the definition of single use plastic waste.  In honour of plastic-free July I decided to have a go at making my own eco-friendly re-useable beeswax wraps.   A quick google search found a number of tutorials and two different

The Best Essential Oils for Travel

When you start packing for your next adventure or well-needed holiday, don’t forget to include essential oils for travel! Essential oils promote a sense of wellness as well as allowing you to sleep better, so you can arrive at your destination feeling fresh and energetic. Here is our round up. LAVENDER OIL Lavender oil is

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Eco Friendly Christmas Gift Guide

Looking to gift the spiritual, eco-loving, ethical living green goddess in your life?   We spent some time putting together this go-to guide with plenty of thoughtful, eco-friendly christmas gifts that will make your loved ones glow with appreciation this Christmas season. You might even want to pop a few items in the cart for yourself!

How to Re-use Your Green Foot Mama Jars

Although glass is THE choice when it comes to packaging you can re-use, it is not the right choice for us. Confronting broken glass when opening an online purchase from us is not pleasant, nor is knocking a product from your bathroom shelf only to have it shatter.  And in our beautiful part of the world,

Healing Winter Tea: An Heirloom Recipe

I felt the first cool chill of the year this week, and realised that I am well behind in my goals for 2016!  I had planned to launch two new products by this time, and although I won’t be ready to do that for a while, I have a special gift to share with you