Life after the pill

Girls, I need your help with this one! I write this post just shy of three weeks after taking my last pill. That’s right, I’ve finally broken up with the oral contraceptive… The ‘finally’ spells the first time in my adult life I’ve spent more than the standard seven day break without it (and I […]


Starve the ego, feed the soul.

Life is such a mischief; I swear you should never make a plan for it tempts the little gremlins to get to work on their countermeasure. This week has seen the gremlins borrowing my Mac – and only copy of Photoshop! – for some repairs. While I can’t share any of my planned posts, I […]


Moringa Spinach Salsa

Hands up if you’ve heard of Moringa. It’s one of those new-to-many ingredients that has in fact long been enjoyed as a nutritional health product around the globe. Native to Africa and Asia, Moringa oleifera is part of the Moringacae plant family. And it’s one of the most nutritionally potent products known to man! Moringa […]


Kiss Me I’m Vegan!

Be sure to grab your guys and gals today, for it’s International Kissing Day! I say any old excuse to add a dash of colour before spreading the love! And I’m here to take you through some glorious all natural, all vegan, and all fittingly-cheekily-themed, options… Coral Me Maybe? For: coy gals and budding romance, […]


NEW Lavera Exotic + 7 Summer Beauty Tips!

So it’s appeared, summer has this week made its sticky arrival in the UK! And let’s face it, the slightest change of weather evokes a spot of beauty panic among us Brits who are well versed in handling middling weather conditions. But panic no more, there’s plenty you can do to keep your beauty cool, […]


Recipe: Maca Froco Papaya Boats

I’m not going to lie, I got in a big mess creating and photographing today’s recipe! The lesson is never to work with frozen goodies on one of the hottest weekends of the year. That said, the results mean neither Mr B or I regret my mess-making. Here’s introducing… Maca Froco Papaya Boats! An intriguing […]


It’s a Vegan Life: Jul/Aug edition

Newsflash! The latest Vegan Life has hit the newsstands, and it just so happens to contain a travel piece by yours truly. For vegans yet to read Vegan Life magazine, what on Earth is going on?! You seriously need to hotfoot it to your local newsagent now! Or just buy your copy online if other duties […]


New to the UK: Neek Vegan Lipsticks

Girls, I have great news. We have another hot little vegan beauty brand on the market…one that’s only just made it over to the UK…meet Neek! And Neek Skin Organics Australia – currently a four lipstick line – is sure to summon some excitement with its Australian made, organic ingredient-filled products that are ‘tested on sisters […]


Back to basics: Green People skin essentials

We’re getting back to basics today. One of the questions I most commonly receive has to be that of how to create a good natural skin care routine. Oh and this is mostly accompanied by the question of budget and price tag. And it’s a very fair question indeed. After all, it’s jolly expensive to change […]


Recipe: Healthy Papaya-Nana Pudding!

It’s official, you seriously have to try to my papaya-nana pudding! The idea came to me on Sunday morning as I was enjoying another long walk in the sun, and no sooner was I back than the papaya was being prepped and the ingredients grabbed from the cupboards. Introducing Naturya Blends Organic Fruit This tropical treat […]


Industry innovators & beauty delights

My what a beautiful day to be blogging. The June sun combined with this song on repeat has taken me to full on whimsical highs (one of my favourite mental states, and one I really must do more to encourage!), and led me on a solo stroll up into the hills of Bath. While strolling I found […]


Honest beauty with zk’in

You may have noticed many recent mentions to brand ethos, and you’re going to see yet another today. When you think about it, a solid ethical identity is a core differentiator of the natural and organic beauty industry. This isn’t to say there aren’t those brands creeping in who are just about making the big […]

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