Monthly Archives: January 2016

Being Cruelty-Free on a Budget

It’s hard to live cruelty-free when the main brands that are out there and in our faces are all about testing on animals. It gets harder still when you learn that even The Body Shop is owned by L’Oreal, and … Continue reading

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All you need to know about Animal Testing

On March 31st 2015, the NZ government passed a ban on the animal testing of cosmetics. That sounds like a pretty big win for our furry friends, but when I looked a little closer I realised that it wasn’t quite … Continue reading

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Coffee Kombucha

  I’m still experimenting with this one so bare with me!! Please make sure you read all the steps before you start, especially the post-first ferment steps and tips at the bottom. The second ferment can be done without the stevia, but … Continue reading

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Cucumber Raita

I’ve never been much of one for cooking but lately I’ve been really enjoying experimenting with making vegan food. Here’s my latest concoction (recipe is under the Grimoire heading).

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