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Why I Used Unbleached Baking Paper Posted on July 14, 2018 | No Comments

When it comes to preparing a nutritious and delicious meal for you or your family, it may be worth looking a little further than just the ingredients. Everything you need to know about baking paper is right here.

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The health risks of BPA Posted on January 22, 2017 | 2 Comments

If you use plastic (whether it be drink bottles, lunch boxes or microwave containers), I am sure you have heard of the term BPA being thrown around, but how many of us actually understand the health risks associated with the use of this chemical? Are you aware that Canada has banned BPA and the US and Europe have stopped it from being used in infant feeding bottles, yet nothing has been done here in Australia? Even if you opt for BPA-free, there is a nasty cousin BPS you need to be aware of. What is BPA? What are the health risks? How can I avoid it? All revealed on the blog!

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Organic Sanitary Items – with Aimee Marks Posted on June 28, 2016 | No Comments

In 2005, Aimee Marks, founder of TOM Organic, was given a school assignment to design packaging for a product that hadn’t changed in 10 years, she chose tampons. As she was copying the list of ingredients into her prototype, she became concerned. What was viscose rayon and polypropylene? More importantly, what was it doing to our bodies? It was then she realized the necessity for organic, chemical-free feminine hygiene products that genuinely care about women’s health. It was then, that TOM Organic was born.

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How We Reduced Our Garbage Waste Posted on June 7, 2016 | No Comments

We consume a lot of fresh produce. So much so, we were disposing of vegetable scraps regularly. As part of my mission to reduce waste (and coincidently the use of plastic garbage bags). I decided it was time start composting.

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Natural Gifts for New Mum and Baby Posted on May 4, 2016 | No Comments

I loving giving presents that are useful and in this case, non-toxic, so I sat down with all of the new mums in my life and asked them what were the best present they received as a first time mum was and why. If you’re ready to become the friend or family member of the year, this one’s for you.

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Why I Turn My Wi-Fi Off At Night Posted on February 16, 2016 | No Comments

As Wi-Fi is a relatively new thing, the jury is still out regarding whether or not it poses any risk to our health. There are passionate arguments for and against and as such, I want you to understand that I’m not here to argue either side of the equation. At this stage, it’s a matter…

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