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Make Celebrating World Fair Trade Day A Piece Of Cake With Tropical Wholefoods
Thursday, 7 May, 2009 – 6:00 | 2 Comments
Make Celebrating World Fair Trade Day A Piece Of Cake With Tropical Wholefoods

Yesterday I spoke at length about Tropical wholefoods and World Fairtrade day. I said I’d been in the kitchen baking a gluten free apricot kernel cake with orange syrup in celebration of fairtrade.
Today I’m going …

Natural hair conditioners – homemade recipes
Tuesday, 28 Apr, 2009 – 6:00 | 8 Comments
Natural hair conditioners – homemade recipes

I love experimenting in the kitchen with natural beauty products. Not only can you come up with some great recipes, but you can reduce food waste too!
Over ripe fruits can make the perfect base for …

Is lip balm a sustainable, ethical, safe, environmentally friendly or green product?
Monday, 23 Feb, 2009 – 15:17 | 15 Comments
Is lip balm a sustainable, ethical, safe, environmentally friendly or green product?

Whatever the weather, many people use lip balm several times a day, every day. We have lip products to protect us from the wind, cold and sun. Many of us don’t just have one lip …

Date muffins for a sugar free treat
Wednesday, 19 Nov, 2008 – 4:03 | Comments Off on Date muffins for a sugar free treat
Date muffins for a sugar free treat

You may remember me mentioning that Little Miss Green was on a sugar free diet. But sometimes a gal wants her sweet treats. Last week I experimented with using dates to make muffins, and although …

How to preserve apples
Wednesday, 20 Aug, 2008 – 13:01 | 2 Comments
How to preserve apples

The lovely Abi, over on Hippy Shopper reminded us all today that our apple season has begun!
I’ve been enjoying discovery apples (or pink apples, as Little Miss Green calls them) for the past two weeks …

Sugar and wheat free muffin recipe
Monday, 21 Jul, 2008 – 0:32 | 4 Comments
Sugar and wheat free muffin recipe

Little Miss Green’s behaviour changed over the past few weeks. She was very argumentative, seemed very frustrated and angry and wet the bed a few times.
We had some good chats about anything that was on …

National Vegetarian Week May 19th – May 25th
Saturday, 17 May, 2008 – 0:41 | 2 Comments
National Vegetarian Week May 19th – May 25th

A long term argument over which the jury is still out is whether a vegetarian diet is healthier than the traditional meat and two veg diet.
Things have hotted up in recent years as many people …

The cat shat on the mat – natural alternatives to chemical air fresheners
Sunday, 30 Mar, 2008 – 2:21 | 2 Comments
The cat shat on the mat – natural alternatives to chemical air fresheners

One of the downsides to having an elderly cat is their lack of bladder and bowel control. Our remaining feline is 15 years young and is, what’s known in the trade as officially, ‘losing it’. …

If life gives you lemons; use them to clean the eco friendly way!
Wednesday, 12 Mar, 2008 – 5:59 | 2 Comments
If life gives you lemons; use them to clean the eco friendly way!

This week, I’ve shared some ideas for using kitchen ingredients to add a natural, eco friendly shine to your home. The benefits of this are to your health, the environment and your pocket!

Using bicarbonate of soda (baking soda) to spring clean your home
Tuesday, 11 Mar, 2008 – 10:14 | 11 Comments
Using bicarbonate of soda (baking soda) to spring clean your home

Yesterday I talked about using vinegar to add eco sparkle and shine to your home!
Today, I’m going to move onto another of my favourite environmentally friendly household cleaners – bicarbonate of soda (baking soda to …