Defend Your Skin from the Elements!

We’re still at the time of year where temperatures are fluctuating between hot and cold. It’s cold in the mornings and evenings, and the heating is still on in many homes and indoor areas. This constant change from hot to cold can wreak havoc on your skin – I often get dry, scaly hands at…

Mineral MakeUp from Lavera – Experts in Natural Skincare

As you may be aware if you’re familiar with some of my earlier posts, I’m a huge fan of mineral make-up. I like to use natural products, which are free from synthetic chemicals and fragrances. Lavera have been making natural skincare and cosmetic products for over 25 years. They are one of the most established…

On… Not Feeding Bread To Ducks

This is not a new issue, but it’s something that’s been highlighted again the news this week, and an issue which I feel very strongly about – Ducks and Bread. Many of us, at some point in our lives have had the experience of going to feed the ducks. If you were born in the…

Book Review – The Vegan Bible

I recently received a copy of this book to review, thanks to the Vegan Lifestyle Association. And wow! This book really is a bible – a bible of vegan goodness and wonderful recipes! It starts with a beautifully written introduction, where Marie Laforêt shares with us exactly what it means to be vegan, and the numerous…

Hate Food Waste, Love Snact…

Have a think about how much food you throw away every week? Do you take advantage of multi-buy offers, just to get better value, only to end up throwing half of it in the bin? Perhaps you throw away the crusts of your bread, or half packs of veggies when they’ve not been used and…