We’ve been using plant-based cleaning products for a few years now in an effort to create a non-toxic living environment in our home. Natural living with limited use of chemicals is really important to me. Recently we have taken it one step further by choosing zero-waste cleaning products, but I’d now like to make my … Continue reading 3 eco-friendly homemade cleaning product recipes
I've spoken of the many benefits of CBD oil on my blog in a couple of articles, but I haven't yet mentioned how this product is also an amazing ingredient in beauty products. It has so many benefits for beauty that it is fast becoming a popular ingredient in many beauty ranges and hair care … Continue reading The benefits of CBD for hair + CBD Armour Ultimate Hair Oil giveaway!
When shopping for jewellery that contains diamonds, it’s important to make sure the diamonds are conflict-free. The 2006 film Blood Diamond starring Leonardo DiCaprio brought the term ‘blood diamonds’ to light for many people who had not heard of them before. These war diamonds are diamonds that are mined in war zones and their profits … Continue reading Exploring the benefits of lab grown diamonds
I was kindly gifted the Mistatera CBD oil featured in this blog post. One question that I have always wondered about CBD oil is whether it can be taken even if you have no health complaints. Luckily it’s something that CBD brand Mistatera have answered for me and I’ll share with you how CBD oil … Continue reading Mistatera review: taking CBD oil for health and balance
Our homes should be our own personal happy space. They should be a place we enjoy living and want to spend time; that’s why making a house a home is so important. It’s about creating a positive, inspiring, happy place that we are proud to call home and that also brings out the best in … Continue reading How to create a positive living space
Sweet potatoes are everywhere right now. They're in every supermarket and on almost every menu I see when eating out in the UK. A decade ago they’d not have been on the menu at all, in fact a decade ago I hadn't even tried a sweet potato! It’s definitely not a bad thing as the … Continue reading 10 easy ways to eat sweet potato
In the summer we went on a week long road trip to Europe in our Mazda Bongo with the kids. We drove 1700 miles from the UK through France, Germany, Netherlands and Belgium. We explored Amsterdam for a day, visited my husband Ben's Gran in Germany, took an epic 10 hour drive to see many … Continue reading Plant based road trip food: vegan things to eat when you have no fridge
In this blog post I have a great way you can donate to food banks for free! For the second year running we have taken part in a reverse advent calendar to donate a sizeable amount of food from our household to the local food bank. It’s a great initiative ran annually by the UK … Continue reading Donate more to your local food bank by using free food apps
Growing old is a blessing and something none of us should ever regret. A quote I always remember to appreciate growing older is ‘Do not regret growing older. It is a privilege denied to many.’ However, with that said, I may be about to contradict myself. I will never regret growing older and I’m doing my … Continue reading How can I stop my face from aging?
For the second year running I am taking part in the reverse advent calendar campaign organised by the UK Money Bloggers. It's also known as the #FoodbankAdvent and can be shared on social with the hashtag to raise more awareness. If you want to take part in a reverse advent calendar 2019 then read on … Continue reading Help your local food bank with a reverse advent calendar