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3 common seeds and their health benefits
Monday, 30 Jul, 2012 – 4:38 | 2 Comments
3 common seeds and their health benefits

I’m passionate about using food as medicine and seeds never cease to amaze me! These tiny foods are packed with vitamins, minerals and a myriad of health-giving properties. Today I’m discussing three of the most popular seeds and showing you ways to use them in your every day eating…

Mrs Green’s kale and pea soup!
Saturday, 21 Jul, 2012 – 4:23 | 3 Comments
Mrs Green’s kale and pea soup!

Mrs Green has an unexpected surprise in the kitchen!

Vegan pledge
Monday, 1 Nov, 2010 – 4:57 | Comments Off
Vegan pledge

This week, a friend told me about the vegan pledge.
As the name might suggest, it’s an opportunity for you to pledge to commit to veganism. You can try it for a week, fortnight or a …

Sprout some seeds
Friday, 30 Apr, 2010 – 5:00 | Comments Off
Sprout some seeds

Mr Green, true to his name is back on his raw diet for the summer. One of the things he eats during this time are sprouted seeds.
Sprouted seeds are a true superfood. Packed with vitamins, …

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 …

World vegan day – November 1st
Monday, 27 Oct, 2008 – 1:18 | 6 Comments
World vegan day – November 1st

World vegan day falls on 1st November and continues with a month of celebration and awareness campaigns.
The theme for this year is “improving the quality and availability of vegan food” and the vegan society will …

Kissable lips with organic, vegan lip balm from Yaoh
Wednesday, 1 Oct, 2008 – 1:52 | Comments Off
Kissable lips with organic, vegan lip balm from Yaoh

I find that during the beginning of Autumn and then again at the beginning of Spring my lips get dry! This is the only time of the year this happens and I just put it …

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 …

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 …

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 …