• Waste Free Lunch Boxes - Bento Boxes - YumBox

    Our Favourite Bento Boxes for a Waste Free Lunch

    Once the domain of Japanese cuisine only, the bento box is a now a force in children’s lunch boxes the world over. The style, simplicity and convenience of these boxes make them a great choice for parents and caregivers wanting to provide a healthy lunch with variety. But best of all, it generates a...

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    DIY Natural Head Lice Spray to Deter Nits Naturally - DIY Skin Care - Biome Naked Beauty Bar

    DIY Natural Head Lice Spray to Deter Nits Naturally

    Nits, or head lice, are tough little creatures. And with kids back at school, the risk of catching head lice increases. Many mainstream head lice treatments use harsh chemicals that can not only damage healthy hair, but expose the scalp to a range of toxins that can be harmful to our health. The good news?...

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    Make Your Own Soothing Bug Bite Balm

    A bug bite balm is just what the doctor ordered for summertime. Not only can it deter mozzies and bugs from biting you, but it also helps to soothe itchy, red bites from the ones that get through (if any!). Coconut Oil is antibacterial and moisturising, both healing and nourishing bites and skin. Shea Butter has soothing vitamin...

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    DIY vegan bicarb free natural deodorant

    DIY Vegan Deodorant – Bi Carb Free with Pink Clay

    Deodorant is one of life’s essentials, but when you make your own, there’s a balance between finding what works and what fits with your life. This recipe has got you covered – this vegan deodorant is bi carb free for sensitive underarms, and contains a host of nourishing ingredients to leave you smelling and feeling great....

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    DIY Energising Shower Bombs for Mental Clarity

      This energising shower bomb makes mornings fun and invigorating, preparing you for the day ahead. Simply place a bomb on the floor of your shower and let the fizzy action disperse lovely scents around you. Bi Carb has antifungal and antiseptic properties, and is a natural deodoriser, so it can help clean your shower at the same...

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    How to use jojoba oil in skin care

    Why is Jojoba Oil so Good for Skin?

    Do you want a facial and body oil that is a good multi-tasker as well as being completely natural and from a low-maintenance crop? Jojoba Oil could be the saviour you’ve been waiting for. First gaining popularity in the 1970’s (remember your mother or grandmother’s cosmetics cabinet?), the benefits of this oil are being...

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    How to use neem oil in skin care

    3 Ways Neem Oil Will Improve Your Skin With Regular Use

    Neem oil is gaining in popularity for skin care and other uses. It is an exotic, slightly mysterious sounding oil, hailing from the Neem tree indigenous to India and Burma. The special properties in the oil are beneficial for a number of skin conditions both as prevention and treatment. Here we look at 3...

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    Eco Friendly Stationery Essentials

    For back to school, work, university, and every time in between, eco friendly stationery can prepare us for the work ahead, and help the planet too. By opting for products that have a good end of life and are made from sustainable resources, your stationery will not only make your feel good, but will...

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    How to Put Together a Plastic Free Lunch Box

    A plastic free lunch box helps reduce the demand for plastic in our world, as well as reducing your exposure to the toxins found in many plastic lunch boxes, such as lead, BPA, phthalates and PVC. For those trying to achieve a plastic free lunch box, it can be difficult to find lunch containers and lunch...

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    DIY Cooling Rose & Mandarin Facial Mist

    Our gorgeous rose facial mist is a real jack-of-all-trades. It’s not only easy to make and a much healthier alternative to synthetic fragrances, but can be used for so many things! As a natural air freshener or perfume, linen spray or cooling mist, this DIY facial mist will come in so handy you’ll be making it...

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    Make Your Own Hair Detangler For Kids

    Did you know you can make your own hair detangler for kids (and adults!), in just a few minutes using simple, natural ingredients. Washing and brushing kids’ long hair can be frustrating. When cutting is just not an option, this gentle and moisturising hair detangler can be used everyday, to help unravel knots and...

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    10 Eco Friendly Back to School Tips

    Preparing for the school season can be overwhelming, but these easy AND eco friendly back to school tips will save you time, money, and best of all, the environment. 10 Eco Friendly Back To School Tips 1. Reuse before Buying It’s always better to reuse what you have than to buy what you don’t...

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