More than four years ago now we began our plastic free journey. We started with saying no to single use cling wrap, plastic bags and other single-use plastic products that are everywhere šŸ¤Ø. They are part of the top four that we simply we canā€™t ignore. Since we started using beeswax wraps cling wrap has…

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natural hand wash

We’ve been in our test kitchen working with soap nuts, Castile soap and Australian Natural Soap Company soap flakes trialling recipes for dog wash, body wash and hand wash. The aim – to harness the cleaning power of soap nuts combined with the soapy foaming texture of Castile soap and soap flakes to create affordable…

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Why not give a gift made by upcycling this year. With three weeks to Mother’s Day there is still time to plan a great way to breath new life into tired old objects hanging around your home. With a little bit of time, some unused items and a sprinkle of innovation you can create a…

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beeswax bag

We meet conscious consumers all the time ā€” people trying to do the right thing for their health and the planet. Itā€™s inspiring to meet others sharing our journey and we often have an ah ha moment when we realise that they are experiencing the same challenges as we are. One of these ah ha…

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Sometimes a cleaning cloth is just not enough and I like to be able to reach for a great all-purposes cleaner. It been years since I have bought a pre-made cleaning product and over time I have experimented with different combinations to tackle a range of problems around our house.   The supermarket shelves are…

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Last Friday I was lucky enough to snatch a few hours to myself and decided to catch up with my sister.Ā  Chatting over our favourite brew at my local coffee haunt the topic of stainless steel products came up ā€“ pegs, lunchboxes, water bottles and more. In particular the idea that an eco-friendly, sustainable product…

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