• 6 ways to get kids interested in nature

    Our Favourite Things to Inspire a Love of Nature in Children

    Inspiring a love of nature in kids of any age encourages them to become empowered by the world around them and develop a want to protect it. Here are six of our favourite things on the shelves at Biome that build excitement and curiosity about nature. Hello Nature by Nina Chakrabarti   Oh to...

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    ways to relax at christmas

    7 ways to relax, rejuvenate and detox these holidays

    A long weekend or holiday is a great time to relax, rejuvenate and detox. We love the opportunity to reconnect with nature and spend time in the beautiful natural environment, be that at the beach, bush walking, or simply in the backyard or garden. We love to relax with family and friends, and spend time...

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    Dr. Bronner's pure castile soap available online at Biome

    18 Ways to Use Dr. Bronner’s Pure Castile Soap

    Dr. Bronner’s have been making pure castile soaps since the 1850’s. They are made with organic oils, Certified Fair Trade ingredients and are packaged in 100% post consumer recycled plastic bottles or wrapping. They are super concentrated and very cost effective, as a little goes a long way. Dr. Bronner’s pure castile soaps also...

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    Gift ideas for foodies

    Christmas Gift Guide – Gifts Ideas for Foodies and Home Cooks

    Looking for fun and practical gift ideas for foodies and home cooks? Why not healthy nonstick cookware or a kit to make your own cheese, kefir, yogurt or butter? Here are some of our favourite gifts for foodies. Neoflam Two Pan Set – Crepe & Pancake Pans Neoflam cookware has a healthy non-stick, eco-friendly ceramic...

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    Eco friendly Christmas

    Your Favourite Tips for an Eco-Friendly Christmas

    We recently asked you to share your favourite tips for an eco-friendly Christmas. The answers from our community have been truly inspiring. Here are some of our favourites: Create Your Own Christmas Tree Shayna’s tip is to avoid purchasing another plastic Christmas tree and instead create a unique timber wall hanging with recycled wood and...

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    Gift ideas for teens

    Christmas Gift Guide: Beautiful Gift Ideas for Teens

    Looking for beautiful, natural and low tox gift ideas for teens? Here are some of our favourites. Sienna 7 Free Nail Polish Sienna is a small Australian owned company based in Byron Bay. They are committed to producing safe and non-toxic nail products with an ethical and environmental focus. Their beautiful nail polishes are free...

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    soapberry shells

    Staff Picks – Soapberries

    This week Jessica from our Indooroopilly Shopping Centre store shares her favourite Biome product – soapberries (also known as soap nuts)! Jess loves soapberries as they are a wonderful alternative for laundry soaps and detergents, shampoo or even hand wash. Soapberries naturally contain a property called ‘saponin’, which reduces the surface tension of water and...

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    Christmas gifts from kids

    Gift ideas for kids who are eager to ‘give’

    Biome’s regular guest blogger shares some lovely gift ideas for kids who are eager to ‘give’. With the end of the year fast approaching, the ‘Christmas rush’ has already begun at our household, as I am sure it has for many families. End-of-year school and work commitments are already in full swing. Some days...

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    Click Clack wooden toys

    I’m dreaming of a screen free Christmas…

    Here are some of our favourite ideas for a screen free Christmas, that will also bring the whole family together! Planet Finska Hoopla Hoopla is a simple but fun traditional ring toss game that is great for young and old. It is an excellent game to get kids counting and adding in fives. This...

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    Eat your way to gut health

    Eat your way to good gut health

    Good gut health is essential for overall health and well-being. Here are some of our favourite ways to incorporate more good bacteria into your diet and help keep your gut health in check. Kefir Kefir is a fermented drink that contains eight strains of beneficial probiotic bacteria. It can be made with milk, soy, coconut milk,...

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    Staff pick - Onya weigh reusable produce bags

    Staff Picks – Onya Weigh Reusable Produce Bags

    This week, Jasmine from our online team shares her favourite Biome product, Onya Weigh reusable produce bags. Onya Weigh Reusable Produce Bags Onya Weigh reusable produce bags come in a pack of five or eight. They are extremely lightweight mesh bags and are great to use instead of single-use plastic bags when buying fruit...

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    How do I use binchotan charcoal?

    What is Kishu Binchotan Charcoal and How is it Used?

    Source: Glasshouse Kishu Binchotan charcoal is an active carbon made from tree branches.  Due to its extremely porous structure, Binchotan charcoal is renown for its ability to absorb impurities and unwanted tastes and odours from water such as chlorine, to soften and add minerals to water, as well as purify the air. It can...

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    Lunette Menstrual Cup

    Staff Picks – Lunette Menstrual Cup

    This week Maddy shares her favourite Biome product – the Lunette menstrual cup. Lunette Menstrual Cup The Lunette is essentially a reusable silicone cup that replaces throw away feminine hygiene products like tampons and pads.  It comes with a little pouch for its safe keeping, which means you can keep it in your bag...

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    Earth Greeting Inaluxe 2017 Diary

    New Arrivals at Biome – 2017 Diaries, Christmas Ornaments & More

    We have so many wonderful new products for you this week. We have had a beautiful range of 2017 diaries and calendars arrive, Kylie Johnson ceramic Christmas ornaments, Glasslock containers, and so much more. 2017 Earth Greetings Inaluxe Diary The Earth Greetings week-to-page 2017 diary features bright original artwork by design duo Inaluxe throughout....

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