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    5 Ways to Treat Sore Joints, Aching Muscles & Dry, Chapped Skin Naturally

    July 12, 2017 • GUIDES, LIFE
    Soothe sore joints, aching muscles and dry skin naturally

    Sore joints, aching muscles and dry, chapped skin are common ailments during the colder months, but these five simple, natural remedies may help. 1. Magnesium Magnesium is a naturally occurring mineral and vital for the healthy function of the brain, heart, bones, muscle contraction, and energy production. There is a lot of research documenting...

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    Organic Cotton Sheets vs. Linen Sheets vs. Hemp Sheets

    March 28, 2017 • ECO HOME, GUIDES, LIFE
    Organic cotton sheets, linen sheets and hemp sheets

      Are you looking for a more restful, toxin free sleep? Or bedding without allergy-triggering chemicals? And a truly planet-friendly product? You can’t go past genuine organic cotton, linen and hemp sheets. Free from formaldehyde, resins, and irritating dyes, our sheets are ideal for those with sensitive skin or who do not wish to...

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    The Best Water Filter System for your Home or Office

    March 15, 2017 • EAT, ECO HOME, LIFE
    The best water filter for home or office

    Our ceramic fluoride water filter from Southern Cross Pottery is one of the best options for healthy, great tasting, naturally cool, filtered water at home or the office. And what’s not to love – it removes or reduces virtually all impurities (including chlorine and fluoride if you upgrade to a powerful Fluoride Plus filter), is better for...

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    How to Store Food Without Plastic

    April 14, 2016 • LIFE
    How to store food without plastic

    There are many reasons to reduce the amount of plastic in your life. The less plastic you buy, the less needs to be produced (most plastic is made from petrochemicals!). Some plastic can also leech toxic chemicals and release endocrine disruptors, which mimic the body’s natural hormones and can lead to health problems. These...

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    Growing your own food

    September 1, 2015 • GROW
    growing food

    Although you might think you wouldn’t grow enough to make a difference to your grocery bill each week, you would be surprised at how much having a small patch in the back yard will actually produce and how much you will save on your food bills. I have a small plot in my backyard...

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    Meet the Maker: Kin Kin cleaning products!

    September 1, 2015 • CLEAN, STORIES

    What do you do after a career of formulating OMO detergents and moving to Kin Kin in the Sunshine Coast hinterland?  You come up with an all natural alternative using the combination of these skills and 100% natural ingredients to produce  natural cleaning products that actually work! This is the story of Felix & Sandy who say they...

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    Steps to a low tox life

    August 10, 2015 • BEAUTY, ECO HOME, LIFE

    At Biome we love to hear how our customers integrate sustainable practices into their lives. The Biome Blog Program invites you to share your healthy harmonious lifestyle choices with the wider Biome community. If you have stories to share, simply head to our Green Living Guide and contact Tracey to get involved. The following...

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    Sweet dreams are made of these organic cotton bed sheets

    August 5, 2015 • ECO HOME, LIFE
    organic cotton bed linen

    The focal point of any bedroom is, of course, the bed. Out of all of the furnishings in your home, the bed is the one you will spend the most time and which will have the most impact on your health and well-being. If you’re looking for that cool, soft, well rested feeling, nothing...

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