July 11, 2018

I'm not sure why I'm writing this, but for some reason I feel like I always have to explain my food eating habits.

So I am trying to reduce my footprint on this earth, reducing my plastic consumption, trying to fix or mend things that I would have in the past just throw...

February 7, 2018

When my child was diagnosed with an allergy at around 3 years old, it was a long and annoying journey of trial and error, prick tests and blood tests, but we nailed it down to a bug… a crushed-up bug… that seems to be in everything from lollies to biscuits, from paints...

October 5, 2017

Half of my freezer is stuff frozen into cube form! 

From grated zucchini, grated carrot, passion fruit, blended feijoa pulp to gravy, ginger and grated zucchini. 

It originally started when Scarlett started solids and I made all of her baby food and placed it into i...

May 12, 2017

Yay, we are all done and dusted with the chicken pox!

I think that in all reality we got off quite lightly with the girls and their chicken pox. They were covered in spots but everything else was mild (no high temps and bad sickness). I think the worst thing about havin...

April 27, 2017

I actually sold this at one point on my Ecomonkey website. It was a mix that I made up when we were dealing with my oldest child's eczema. Just a couple of spoonfuls in the bath every second night and she was clean.

It contains Himalayan bath salts to cleanse, vita...

March 28, 2017

I keep forgetting to update you on the Anxiety front.

After the last 2 blogs about my anxiety I received some great messages of support and a phone call from a very panicked mother a few weeks ago who finally started to read some of my blogs... (I may have neglected to...

February 20, 2017

Essential oils can be healing, have amazing properties and make things smell great.

I use them all the time on myself, I have tea tree face wash, I use lavender oil under my pillow for my anxiety and I use orange oil in cleaning products.

But I also want to put it o...