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    New Arrivals at Biome – Wooden Toys & Eco Gifts For Kids

    by  • November 2, 2016 • 0 Comments

    We’ve had so many beautiful new arrivals just for kids this week. From beautiful sustainable wooden toys, crayons and non-toxic face paint, to unisex rompers made from Certified Organic cotton. QToys Wooden Tool Kit This 11 piece wooden tool kit by QToys is made from plantation timber and finished with beeswax and natural oils. The...

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    Staff Picks – S’well Water Bottles

    by  • October 28, 2016 • 0 Comments

    This week Jo from the Balmoral Biome store shares her favourite Biome product. S’well Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle Jo loves the S’well venus 500ml insulated water bottle. Jo has had her eye on a S’well bottle for a while now and this week she finally gave into temptation and is more than a little...

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    The Best Reusable Straws & How to Look After Them

    by  • October 27, 2016 • 0 Comments

    It’s quite amazing to think that a plastic straw will get around 20 minutes of use before being thrown away. That is an incredibly small lifespan for a product that will be on the planet forever. They are not biodegradable, cannot be recycled, and may contain BPA. Plastic constitutes 90% of all trash floating...

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    New Arrivals at Biome - Amazing Oils Magnesium

    New arrivals at Biome, including Amazing Oils Magnesium

    by  • October 24, 2016 • 0 Comments

    We are so excited to share our new arrivals with you this week. Biome now stocks Amazing Oils Magnesium, for pain relief and relaxation. Plus, Kate Knapp 2017 diaries are now in stock, and create gorgeous henna art, with Boho organic henna. Amazing Oils Magnesium Sourced in the Australian desert, Amazing Oils Magnesium is...

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    Reduce, Reuse, Upcycle & Recycle with Kids

    Reduce, Reuse, Upcycle & Recycle with Kids

    by  • October 21, 2016 • 0 Comments

    In today’s age we all have a solid grasp on reducing, reusing, upcycling and recycling.  A great starting point, of course, is to aim to reduce what we consume. Buy less and try to avoid unnecessary purchases. But with children, we are offered a plethora of products to package up their childhood and as parents...

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    Biome Staff Picks – Gefu Spiralfix Spiral Slicer

    by  • October 20, 2016 • 0 Comments

    This week, Mia, Biome’s Public Relations and Community Manager, shares her favourite Biome product. Gefu Spiralfix Spiral Slicer One of Mia’s favourite Biome products is the Gefu Spiralfix Spiral Slicer. With this easy to use kitchen gadget, you simply place suitable vegetables into the top compartment and turn the handle to produce long vegetable spirals...

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    Keep Cup inventor Abigail

    Just 5 things – that’s all it takes to change the world!

    by  • October 18, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Biome’s incredible community of conscious consumers is changing the world by living these five actions.  Five simple choices made by thousands of people who have saved many thousands of throw-away coffee cups, straws, plastic bags, and harmful chemicals entering our environment and bodies. 1. Reduce & Reuse … Before Recycle Make the shift from...

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    How to attract native bees to your garden

    by  • October 14, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Australian native bees and wasps are the tiny mystery helpers in our garden. There are over 1,500 varieties of native bees throughout Australia, and they can be black, yellow, red, metallic green or even black with blue polka dots! Some are fat and furry, while others are sleek and shiny. The largest is the...

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    Green bean eco tableware

    Everything you Need for Eco-Friendly Entertaining

    by  • October 14, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Now that the warmer weather is here, we can’t wait to get outside, and get together with friends and family. Here is our guide to eco-friendly outdoor entertaining. Use reusable or biodegradable plates instead of plastic If you don’t want to wash up at the end of the night, Green Bean eco tableware is a great...

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    Biome staff pick - Eco Tan Winter Skin

    Biome Staff Picks – Eco Tan Winter Skin

    by  • October 13, 2016 • 0 Comments

    This week, Nancy, Biome’s Retail Operations Manager, shares her favourite Biome product. Eco Tan Winter Skin Gradual Tanning Moisturiser Nancy loves Eco Tan Winter Skin gradual tanning moisturiser and she uses it everyday as part of her morning moisturising ritual after cleansing.  She really likes that it does exactly what it says – gradually tans and...

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    Kishu Binchotan charcoal water filter

    New Arrivals at Biome

    by  • October 11, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Each week we get lots of exciting new arrivals at Biome, which we love to share with you. This week, we are so excited to have two charcoal products to show you, as well as a new range of Nature’s Child Certified Organic baby products. Olieve & Olie Charcoal Unpackaged Soap Bar The handmade Olieve...

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    How to protect yourself from mosquitoes naturally

    by  • October 10, 2016 • 0 Comments

    With the warmer weather and rains comes the inevitable arrival of mosquitoes. It is possible to keep bugs and mosquitoes away without the use of insecticides and harmful chemicals, such as DEET. In this blog post we share some of the most effective ways to protect yourself from mosquitoes naturally. DEET (N,N-Diethyl-m-toluamide) is one of the most...

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    Biome staff picks - earths purities stick deodorant

    Biome Staff Picks – Earths Purities Stick Deodorant

    by  • October 5, 2016 • 0 Comments

    This week, Ingrid from our Paddington store shares her favourite Biome product – Earths Purities Stick Deodorant Earths Purities stick deodorant is an effective, natural, aluminum free deodorant that can be used daily to help absorb moisture and eliminate bad smells! Ingrid absolutely loves the unique plastic-free, recycled cardboard packaging and the fact it is...

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    New arrivals at Biome - hand made Biome Soap, palm oil free

    New Arrivals at Biome

    by  • October 4, 2016 • 0 Comments

    Each week we get some fantastic new arrivals at Biome, which we are so pleased to share with you. This week we are featuring a natural play make up for kids, a great solution to cut down on cling wrap at lunch times, and beautiful recycled cards from The Linen Press. We also have our...

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