Wooden wicks used to create eco-friendly candles

Sustainable wood wicks is the latest move by candle-making manufacturers towards an eco-friendly product. In an effort to create eco-friendly candles, some manufacturers are using sustainable wooden wicks, which not just look good but also burn slower than traditional cotton wicks, meaning more flame time, and have a distinct gentle crackle whilst burning which adds to the atmosphere that the candles evoke. Wooden wicks produce … Continue reading Wooden wicks used to create eco-friendly candles

Best Beauty Find: Soapwalla Citrus Deodrant Cream

Looking for a natural, effective deodorant that is gentle on the pits, doesn’t clog pores and keeps you odour-free? Check out Soapwalla’s Citrus Deodrant Cream. Soapwalla’s vegan deodorant formula is made from a blend of essential oils including litsea cubeba, a sweet-spicy citrus tree native to South East Asia, known for its potent antibiotic, anti-inflammatory, deodorising and wound-healing effects. It does not contain any aluminum compounds … Continue reading Best Beauty Find: Soapwalla Citrus Deodrant Cream

Anti-Inflammatory, Anti-Ageing Cherry, Chia and Lucuma Smoothie

Cherries are considered another of Mother Nature’s superfoods, reputedly containing a wondrous variety of nutrients which are both anti-inflammatory, pain-relieving and help prevent certain cancers. via Anti-Inflammatory, Anti-Ageing Cherry, Chia and Lucuma Smoothie (no bananas necessary!) — pearsnotparsnipsdotcom Continue reading Anti-Inflammatory, Anti-Ageing Cherry, Chia and Lucuma Smoothie

Bach Flower Remedies: An intuitive approach to self-healing

Bach Flower Remedies’ Rescue Remedy has become a must have for those moments of needing to step away from a situation and bring one in to the present. The small amber bottle with yellow label has become a tool, for those in the know about the magic of Dr Edward Bach’s Flower Remedy system, to help alleviate stress. Safe enough for anyone to use – … Continue reading Bach Flower Remedies: An intuitive approach to self-healing

The LUSH Spring Prize 2017: £200,000 fund for organisations working to revive damaged social and natural environments

Are you or an organisation you’re involved with, trying to work in harmony with nature to revive damaged social and natural environments? Could your work benefit from some extra money or support? Do you want to share what you are doing with similar organisations around the world? If so, check out handmade beauty brand, LUSH Cosmetic’s new £200,000 prize fund, The LUSH Spring Fund, which aims … Continue reading The LUSH Spring Prize 2017: £200,000 fund for organisations working to revive damaged social and natural environments

5 Ways to Eat Healthy on a Budget

Originally posted on Jay Colby:
In today’s economy eating healthy for many of us is not a top priority when we have a tight budget. Meal planning and grocery shopping can be challenging and sometimes downright overwhelming with most healthy food choices are more expensive than food that is usually not as healthy.  This has prompted me to share five tips we can all use… Continue reading 5 Ways to Eat Healthy on a Budget

January Tonic

Quantum Touch practitioner Debbie Giles gives Life & Soul Magazine her top tips for implementing basic changes to your wellbeing for January… Never say never! I’m never gonna drink again, the never agains, making a big announcement in January can set us up to fall. By incorporating some goodness into your everyday life not just for your January plan but for your lifestyle plan, will … Continue reading January Tonic