homemade apple cider vinegar

I am always on the look out for ways to get the most out of my food scraps. Our farmers work very hard to produce bountiful crops of delicious fruit and veg and it seems such a waste to toss any of it out. Scrap apple cider vinegar uses apple peel and cores and with…

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cherry and hazelnut torte

This is my all time favourite gluten free cake, yum! Who says you have to miss out on delicious moist tortes just because you are gluten free. With Father’s Day just around the corner I’ve been thinking about how we will celebrate and while a big breakfast has always been part of our tradition my…

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Gluten free cassava flour pizza base

We’ve been gluten free for many years now and have tried a variety of different pizza base recipes all with varying degrees of success. My boys love pizza and it’s the birthday dinner of choice without a doubt but this year we had the added complication of Oliver inviting a friend with a nut allergy…

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Avocado in a beeswax wrap

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 🤨. They are part of the top four that we simply we can’t ignore. Since we started using beeswax wraps cling wrap has…

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recipe for rhubarb and apple crumble

Love this family favourite? Both rhubarb and apples are abundant in winter and I’ve been feeling inspired to create a classic crumble, gluten free. Everyone will love it. Rhubarb and Apple Crumble – Gluten free 2 tablespoons coconut sugar 2 tablespoons almond meal 2 tablespoons shredded coconut 1 tablespoon brown rice flour 1 tablespoon buckwheat…

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Vegan sticky date pudding, gluten free

This sticky date pudding ticks so many boxes. It is super delicious, the perfect dessert for the cooler months of the year and is vegan, gluten free and dairy free. This pudding will definitely wow your family and friends vegan or not. Sticky date pudding  with a hint of ginger Ingredients 210g seeded dates 310…

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Fresh Autumn apples

Autumn has brought us a very welcome reprieve from  the summer heat with cooler mornings and evenings and some lovely sunny days – perfect for gardening and enjoying nature-based walks and activities. We are enjoying the crunch of new season apples bought directly from the grower at one of our monthly markets. And how excited…

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When was the last time you cleaned your reusable water bottle? This is a gentle reminder to clean your water bottle regularly because from your first sip of water each time you use your bottle whatever was on your lips or in your mouth leaves traces in your remaining water. Yes even bits of food…

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beeswax bag

We meet conscious consumers all the time — people trying to do the right thing for their health and the planet. It’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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