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Using vinegar for a natural spring clean
Monday, 10 Mar, 2008 – 3:23 | 13 Comments
Using vinegar for a natural spring clean

Many of us will be thinking about a spring clean. Some of us will actually get around to doing one 😀
If you walk into any store, you’ll see aisles full of the latest products that …

Natural home made facial cleanser recipe using yogurt and oats
Saturday, 8 Mar, 2008 – 4:30 | 2 Comments
Natural home made facial cleanser recipe using yogurt and oats

I wanted to share the easiest and most gorgeous facial cleanser recipe with you today. Well actually it’s a cleanser, gentle exfoliator and moisturiser rolled into one.
The best thing about it is, that the left …

Meals from leftovers – tuna and cheese tarts
Wednesday, 5 Mar, 2008 – 3:46 | Comments Off on Meals from leftovers – tuna and cheese tarts
Meals from leftovers – tuna and cheese tarts

Today, upon daring to open the fridge door, I was confronted with enough tuna to make a small sandwich, a tablespoon or so of sweetcorn, half a red pepper, a couple tablespoons of double cream, …

Home made frugal tomato soup recipe (includes vegan version)
Saturday, 23 Feb, 2008 – 9:17 | 4 Comments
Home made frugal tomato soup recipe (includes vegan version)

Making soup satisfies the criteria for one of the simplest ways to begin your self sufficient journey. It is a frugal meal once you have a few favourite recipes up your sleeve; especially if you …

Home made recipe for treating head lice
Monday, 11 Feb, 2008 – 11:07 | 7 Comments
Home made recipe for treating head lice

Research shows that one in five children have head lice at any given time. Head lice are becoming immune to conventional treatments. Head lice are not dangerous, but they are highly irritating and can lead …

Pancake Day
Wednesday, 6 Feb, 2008 – 8:40 | 2 Comments
Pancake Day

Belated pancake day. It was only at 4pm yesterday I realised it was the big day itself.
I should have guessed though. In shops I have seen frying pans for sale, alongside packet pancake mixes and …

Frugal, vegan home made recipes for soup
Tuesday, 29 Jan, 2008 – 7:03 | Comments Off on Frugal, vegan home made recipes for soup
Frugal, vegan home made recipes for soup

So you want to be more self sufficient, more ethical in your shopping habits, more frugal with your lifestyle and make more nutritious meals but you just don’t DO cooking?
Fear not, Mrs Green is here …

Is beetroot a superfood for natural treatment of cancer and anemia?
Saturday, 26 Jan, 2008 – 9:33 | 5 Comments
Is beetroot a superfood for natural treatment of cancer and anemia?

One of my favourite foods at the moment is the humble beetroot. Often used in peasant style soups and mercilessly picked in vinegar beetroot is a beautiful treat if you know how to handle it …

It’s Farmhouse Breakfast Week – Time to give yourself a natural boost in the mornings
Monday, 21 Jan, 2008 – 11:30 | 2 Comments
It’s Farmhouse Breakfast Week –  Time to give yourself a natural boost in the mornings

I confess that I have quite old fashioned views when it comes to breakfast. I really do see it as the most important meal of the day. After we have been sleeping for eight hours, …

A natural homemade recipe for cough syrup using thyme, garlic, honey and sage.
Saturday, 19 Jan, 2008 – 22:43 | 6 Comments
A natural homemade recipe for cough syrup using thyme, garlic, honey and sage.

Mother Nature bestows so many gifts upon us, providing all we could ever need for a long and healthy life; foods to nourish us, flowers, herbs and essential oils to restore harmony to the body-mind …