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Organic Beauty & Wellbeing Week #OBWW #lookforthelogo

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Monday 15th May saw the media briefing morning for press on Organic Beauty & Wellbeing Week 2017. This was the first time the week has stood apart from Organic September. The format was the same as last year’s Organic Beauty Week, with a few familiar faces on the panel: Tanya Hawkes from Therapi, Paul Richards from Herbfarmacy, Cheryl Thallon from Viridian, Fran Johnson from Neal’s Yard Remedies, Emma …

The Longer You Leave It…

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…the more difficult it is to come back to blogging. I only meant to take a few weeks off over Christmas and New Year, but last year got to me just a little bit too much. It was in many ways the best and worst year of my life. Yes, there was Brexit and Trump but looking at the year on a personal and professional …

Aromatherapy Associates Event

Rebecca and I recently attended an event by the renowned Aromatherapy Associates introducing their collaboration with an acclaimed panel of wellbeing experts.  A pioneer brand focusing on mindful beauty, Aromatherapy Associates believes in the power of aromatherapy to nurture the mind and body and find balance in your life. CEO, Tracey Woodward began by addressing the audience with some rather surprising statistics about current stress …

Christmas Cooking: Easy Raw Superfood Truffles

I’ve literally just popped my truffles in the fridge to harden/set. This was a test run and a bit of an experiment to see what superfood flavours work well together as well as which spices and sweeteners are best to use. The Superfood Truffle Base – Cashew Nut Butter For this batch, I made a fresh lot of cashew nut butter. This is one of …

The Best Natural & Organic Christmas Gift Guide 2017 – Aromatherapy

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Well, here it is! Our natural and organic Christmas gift guide for 2017. There seems to be so much choice this year when it comes to natural and organic, more so than ever! We’ve rounded up the best in skincare and body care, aromatherapy, perfume and stocking fillers so whoever you’re shopping for, we’ve got something for them! You can see our skin & body …

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 …

Rebecca’s October Natural & Organic Hair Care Favourites

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Here are my natural & organic hair care loves from October. I’ll admit it. I’ve been a little superficial and avoided a couple of products on my beauty shelves because of how they looked. Having now cracked them open I can’t believe I didn’t try them sooner. The products in question are from Maple Holistics, an American cruelty-free natural hair care brand. I tried their …

Disco Yoga Launch Event at Trapeze Shoreditch

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We were recently invited for the Disco Yoga launch event in Shoreditch. Since the majority of our team are yogis, we decided to check it out! You would think ‘Disco’ & ‘Yoga’ could never be paired together but hey, fitness can never have enough innovations, right? As fitness enthusiasts look for another new and exciting workout, Sarah Hunt and DJ Darlo give them just that with …

The Many Uses of Coconuts: Beauty, Health & Food

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Coconuts are the most versatile fruit used. Grown in over 80 countries worldwide, it’s no surprise that the recent popularity and trend of coconut oil and water is still constantly blooming. With the extreme health and beauty benefits of using coconuts in food or on the skin, it’s no wonder that more and more people everyday are reaching for this scrumptious tropical fruit. Everyone’s going …

Organic September Arganic Event for Organic Beauty Week

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In celebration of Organic Beauty Week we were invited to Arganic HQ at Second Home (which we very quickly wanted to become our HQ, but right now it’s a bit on the pricey side – something to aspire to for sure!) If you’ve not heard of the brand, I’m sure you can hazard a guess at what they produce. Yep, you’ve guessed it: Argan Oil! …