The no ‘poo revolution – how to have happy hair!

I’d first heard about NOT using shampoo many many years ago, after I’d heard Jerry Hall (model, Mick Jagger’s ex wife) didn’t shampoo her hair. She was a MODEL, she had trademark long luscious locks, she was a rockstar’s wife! This was no smelly hippy. But back then I didn’t have the guts to even…

Choose to be happy

My friend The Wellness Mummy recently wrote a blog post about the benefits of keeping a gratitude journal. I couldn’t have agreed with her more, it’s such an awesome thing to do as part of your bedtime routine – to sit and think about all the good things that happened that day so you can…

Why I choose organic and natural makeup

Just some of my organic and natural makeup collection Previously: I discussed my experiences with exposures to toxins and how I now live my life as organic, natural and toxic free as possible.  Ladies, have you ever thought about what you put on your face every day in the name of beauty? I used to…

My local fair trade, recycled and organic shop

I love my neighbourhood. Victoria Park is an old suburb in Perth with a pretty good sense of community. It started becoming even greater with the addition of an awesome cafe with great coffee, a book store, even a place to buy healthy smoothies and gluten free food – slowly but surely it’s getting everything I need…

My guest post at Recycled Fashion

2011 was the year I achieved a few resolutions by the way of the 3Things Project by Oxfam, one of them being to become an Ethical Fashionista. This involved upcycling and recycling clothes. During this time I discovered a mass of great blogs out there who were doing the same thing, one of them was…

My plastic fantastic bag

I found the amazing Bags Revolt  stall at the last Made on the Left Market and instantly fell in love with this bag (which I subsequently bought). I love the colours. I love the size. I love the fact that it’s made from old plastic bags! Talk about an upcycling hero! Venezuelan born artist Patricia…

Review : MooGoo Face Cleansing Oil aka “the best cleanser”

My skin story I have been on the search for a good cleanser for years. I’ve used all products, cheap to expensive all claiming to do simple to complicated things but I was constantly changing the products in the search for a solution for my skin problems such as dryness and oiliness at the same…