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    Every DIY Cleaning Recipe You Need To Clean Your Space Naturally!

    February 13, 2019 • CLEAN, DIY RECIPES, LIFE, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    Every DIY Cleaning Recipe You Need to Clean Your Space Naturally | Green Cleaning | Biome Eco Stores

    With just five simple ingredients, plus some dried herbs and your choice of essential oils, you can clean your space safely, naturally and effectively. It’s true! Read on as we show you how with our simple DIY cleaning recipes, tips and tricks. So what do you need? The core ingredients you will need are:...

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    The Marie Kondo Effect – Where Do My Unwanted Clothes Go Now?

    February 8, 2019 • HOME, LIFE, STORIES
    The Marie Kondo Effect | Where to Donate Clothes | Slow Fashion | Ethical Fashion | Sustainable Fashion | Biome Eco Stores

    By Leah Musch of The Un-Material Girl If you’ve been swept up in the recent Marie Kondo tidying obsession like many Netflix viewers, you may have found yourself in a predicament. Having cleared out your wardrobes, cupboards, nooks and crannies of unwanted items and clothing that no longer sparks joy, you might have been...

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    DIY Makeup Remover Pads

    February 7, 2019 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, LIFE
    Make your own make up remover pads | Biome Naked Beauty

    For healthy, clear and glowing skin, it is important to take off your makeup before you go to sleep each night. Makeup remover wipes are convenient and easy to use, but are wasteful and often full of harmful ingredients. But what if you could make your own makeup remover pads using simple, natural ingredients,...

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    Healthy Work Lunch Boxes for Adults

    February 7, 2019 • EAT, GUIDES, LIFE

    Bringing your own lunch to work each day helps you and the earth out in several ways: It saves you spending money on takeaway (if you spend $20 per day on takeaway, 5 days a week, you could save $100 a week!); It saves the waste and production of takeaway packaging; and It allows...

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    Hung up on coat hanger waste? Keep them in the loop.

    January 31, 2019 • HOME, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    How to reduce coat hanger waste | Coat hanger recycle program | Biome Eco Stores Brisbane

    There’s been much talk about the growing waste of clothing ending up in landfill, but what about the silent partner in this fast fashion boom…the coat hangers?  The impact of the ever-present coat hanger is rarely mentioned in the statistics about clothing waste.  It’s easy to overlook the hanger and what happens to it...

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    DIY Natural Dusting & Polishing Spray

    January 29, 2019 • CLEAN, DIY RECIPES, HOME
    DIY Dusting & Polishing Spray | Biome Green Cleaning Ideas | DIY Cleaning Recipe

    Our DIY Natural Dusting & Polishing Spray combines simple pantry ingredients and a special combination of pure essential oils to help you dust and revive furniture surfaces and lightly polish. It works particularly well on wooden surfaces (see note with caution below) and will leave your space smelling clean and fresh. Find the recipe...

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    Every school lunch box dilemma solved for you

    January 22, 2019 • HOME, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    Waste Free Lunch Boxes - Bento Boxes - YumBox

    The start of a new school year holds wonderful memories of crisp, blank exercise book pages, a clean eraser, and freshly sharpened pencils! But these days, there is also the challenge of meeting the school’s policies for healthy lunches and waste free lunch box packing—although many of us are already trying to live with...

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    Make Your Own Cooling Rhassoul Clay Hair & Scalp Mask

    January 16, 2019 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, LIFE
    Make your own rhassoul clay (moroccan lava clay) hair and scalp mask | Biome Naked Beauty Bar

    This is such a great DIY hair care recipe for those hot days, as it helps you to keep cool naturally and leaves hair looking and feeling great. Our cooling Rhassoul Clay (Moroccan Lava Clay) Hair & Scalp Mask will cleanse the scalp, soothe inflammation, reduce flaking and dandruff, invigorate and cool you down....

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    8 Ways to Keep Cool Naturally Without an Air Conditioner!

    January 16, 2019 • GUIDES, HOME, LIFE
    How to Keep Cool Naturally Without Air Conditioning or a Fridge! | Biome Eco Stores | Eco Friendly Ideas

    As the temperature rises it seems so easy blast the room with cool, air conditioned air, but it is possible to keep cool naturally and lessen your reliance on electricity and appliances. Read on as we share eight easy, eco friendly and toxin free ways to keep cool throughout the day and night that...

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    DIY Reusable Beeswax Wrap Recipe

    December 20, 2018 • DIY RECIPES, HOME, LIFE, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    How to make your own reusable beeswax wrap | Beeswax Wrap Recipe | Biome Eco Stores

    You’ve been asking for ages, well it’s finally here – a reusable beeswax wrap recipe! This easy recipe uses beeswax, resin and jojoba oil, to create a pliable beeswax wrap to use in place of single use plastic cling wrap. Use them to wrap sandwiches and rolls, cover plates and bowls, leftover and much...

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    3 Ways to Avoid Hidden Palm Oil this Festive Season

    December 14, 2018 • GUIDES, LIFE
    How to avoid hidden palm oil this festive season | Palm oil free alternatives | Biome Eco Stores

    Palm oil monoculture is responsible for immense deforestation, carbon emissions from peat lands, fires, animal deaths and human rights abuses in Indonesia and Malaysia. However, as palm oil is a hidden ingredient in almost every way it is used, avoiding it can be difficult. Sunscreen, deodorant and candles are three common items used at...

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    Eco Gift Ideas That Won’t Get Dumped

    December 13, 2018 • GUIDES, LIFE, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    Gift ideas that won't get dumped | Biome Eco Stores | Eco Gift Ideas

    Galaxy research suggests that each Christmas Australians spend over $1 billion in unwanted gifts that will eventually end up in landfill. Here at Biome though we champion gift ideas that are practical, built to last or that are designed to biodegrade at the end of its life. So continue reading as we share our...

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    DIY Festive Bath Bombs

    December 11, 2018 • BEAUTY, DIY RECIPES, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE, VEGAN
    DIY Festive Bath Bombs | DIY Skin Care | Biome Naked Beauty | Biome Eco Stores

    Our DIY festive bath bombs smell just like Christmas in Australia! Combining traditional festive spices with a hint of classic Australian lemon myrtle, soothing Epsom salts and moisturising castor oil, our DIY festive bath bombs will help you wind down and get straight into that Christmas spirit. Use these DIY festive bath bombs for...

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    How to support local, Australian made this festive season

    December 7, 2018 • GUIDES, LIFE
    How to support local and Australian made this festive season | Biome Eco Stores

    There are lots of ways you can support Australian made this festive season, whether it’s gift giving, entertaining, dressing up or protecting your body. Read on as we share some of our favourite Australian made gift ideas, decorations, fashion, entertaining and summer skin care essentials. Australian made gift cards and decorations Earth Greetings Christmas...

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    DIY Laundry Freshener

    December 5, 2018 • CLEAN, DIY RECIPES, PLASTIC FREE / WASTE FREE
    DIY Laundry Freshener | Biome Green Cleaning Recipe

    Our DIY laundry freshener recipe is a great replacement for commercial chemical laden fabric softeners. It is easy to make, contains safe, natural ingredients, and will leave your washing with a clean scent and soften linen and towels as well.   DIY Laundry Freshener Ingredients 2 cups Epsom salt 2 tbsp bi carb 40...

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