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Minvita Organic Sprouted GABA Rice Risotto Recipe

Risotto is such a comfort food for me, I definitely favour eating it in the autumn and winter months (although I do a great spring vegetable risotto too!) The thick, gloopy rice, the gooey cheese, the deep but not too fussy flavours. Yep, risotto is one of the best Italian classics in my opinion. Here, I give you my twist on this classic, instead of …


Delicious for in Riverford Organic Recipe Box Review


September last year I was sent an organic Riverford Organic Recipe Box to review. The contents were absolutely fantastic, so many many thanks for the opportunity! The Riverford boxes come in three varieties – Vegetarian with three meals for two or four Quick with three meals for two Original with three meals for two Original with two meals for two Mealtimes are quite important times in …


My Latest Four Sigmatic Review


It was a little over a year with you that I first shared with you my Four Sigmatic love, read more here. I still use Reishi and Cordyceps fairly regularly, they’re definitely part of my regimen now. Those who follow on social media will know that we are coffee fans too in our office, so imagine my delight when completely out of the blue a box of Four …


Eat It, Wear It, Swear By It: Vita Coco Organic Virgin Coconut Oil


Eat It, Wear It, Swear By It: Vita Coco Organic Virgin Coconut Oil We are massive coconut oil fans in our house! We use it in pretty much every meal, baking, frying, salad dressing, marinades, topping ice cream or pop corn- you name it we’ve tried it. I’ve recently gotten into having Bulletproof Coffee (that means adding a teaspoon of in my coffee), and on the …


Put the Kettle On – Our Favourite Organic Tea Brands Featuring Pukka Tea


Winter’s definitely here, and although the temperature hasn’t dropped *that* severely yet, we do find ourselves fixing a brew or two extra a day than we normally would. Here are a selection of our favourite organic tea brands – When is comes to organic tea brands my all-time #1 has to be Pukka Tea! My new favourite Pukka tea for the winter has to be …


Bulletproof Coffee Review


I’ve tried and tasted it, and I love Bulletproof Coffee! Having done my research there is a big divide between fans and haters of Bulletproof Coffee. Some people just don’t get the putting butter and coconut oil in your coffee. Some ridicule the claims of more energy from drinking Bulletproof Coffee and others poo-poo the notion that the “Upgraded” coffee used to create Bulletproof Coffee …


Natural & Organic Products Europe Show – Health & Food Haul


OK, so….. I’ve been pretty slack at getting these posts up, seen as how Natural & Organic Products Europe took place in April! However, there was so much good quality produce to trial, review and taste, it has taken me this long to get through it all. And even then I’ve still not quite tried everything! This was without a doubt the best Natural & …


Organic Beauty Week Launch Event


Today sees the launch of Organic Beauty Week, and last week Nic from Black Book Communications kindly invited me to the launch event. Held at Whole Foods High Street Kensington, there was a showcase of Soil Association certified organic brands, and a talk by Hemsley & Hemsley, two sisters Jasmine and Melissa, on a mission to get us all to eat better, real whole foods! …


Looking for a Healthier Addiction? Try Chocolero!


Chocolero are in the game. The chocolate game! Hop over to Chocolero’s website and you will see just what I mean. They are encouraging coca farmers to switch to the healthier, legal growing of cacao, used in the production of their chocolate bars. Their mission is to turn every cocalero into a chocolero. They are a citizen-led enterprise and want to assist the official alternative …


iQ Superfood Chocolate


We’ve been rather spoilt of late when it comes to treats in the office. First, we were sent some rather scrumptious iQ Superfood Chocolate which tastes so good thanks to the utilisation of a rare Peruvian Criolio Bean. The bars are made from the cacao beans in their pure form – no roasting, no baking, no scorching; no freckles. All beans are fermented at source; before …