Ethical Advent Day 10 – Recipe – Festive Marmalade Hot-Nog

Welcome to Ethical Advent Day 10, where the snow is falling and things are feeling rather festive here in the English countryside.   After our lovely walk in the snow this morning, it was the perfect time to get creative in the kitchen and brew up a fabulous festive drink. And what better way than…

Random Tea… Drink Your Vitamins

When Alice fell down the rabbit hole and obediently followed the instructions on a little bottle, I’m not quite sure that shrinking was quite what she expected. Much like Alice’s mysterious drink, the super-teas from T Plus give you a little something other than simple refreshment – but instead of shrinking you, it will help to keep…

Lively & Uplifting Scented Candles

Lovely smells can really affect our moods and feelings. That’s the basis of aromatherapy and one of the reasons that scented candles are so popular. Smells are always used to mask bad odours – more often they are used to create an atmosphere. Lavender can help you to relax, orange can uplift and revive. I…

Random Food… Cakes by Post!

Now, I’ve already told you all about the wonderful 1066 Cake Stand and their amazing Vegan Cake Club, but I’ve yet to write that promised review of one of the boxes. Partly because I get too excited when a box of cake arrives in the post, but mainly because we scoff the cakes too fast to…

Random Aromatherapy… Headaches & Colds

We all want to be full of health and energy for the festive season, don’t we? So, if you do manage to get a sniffle, a headache, or a migraine from writing one too many Christmas cards, why not try a natural support for your immune system? Aromatherapy is basically just the practice of using…