Homemade Diva Face Moisturiser for Sensitive Skin

Difficulty: Moderate Makes: 4 x 50ml pump bottles or jars Time: 1 hour Stores for 1 year If you’ve never made lotions before, then this may take a couple of attempts to get right. However, this is not rocket science so once you get the few basics right, it’s going to be pretty straight forward….

Dream It Like You Mean It

A Finnish tabloid newspaper published a story about Susanna, who went travelling to Indonesia. Initially the trip was supposed to be a sabbatical, lasting for about a year, but the sun, the sea, the small island of Gili Trawangan, the stray cats and the relaxed reggae bar stole Susanna’s heart. After much contemplation she decided…

The Challengist – Gluten Free Challenge

After a successful Yoga Challenge, I was feeling smug, which is  a great way to fail in your next challenge. And fail I did. I was totally ill prepared to start my gluten free challenge and faced the beginning of November with two birthdays, which demanded me eating cake. No way that cake was going to…

Homemade Facial Toner

Natural floral waters can be used to make lovely homemade facial toners. They contain all the wonderful skin loving properties of the flowers and herbs that were used to make them. Use floral water toners to finish your skin cleansing routine, to remove any remaining cleanser or makeup, and to calm and tone the skin. Many…

The Yoga Challenge – Completed!

  I completed the first challenge yesterday! In 30+3 days, to be exact, but that’s okay. I did all the 30 yoga sessions and only missed three days due to travelling. So, how did it go? My previous reports will describe things in more detail but overall it went pretty well. This was a great…

The Yoga Challenge – update

During the second week of my yoga challenge I was travelling abroad. Before the travel I was confident that I would continue my much beloved routine without interruptions. You know, get up early as usual, find a quite spot and do the daily routine before resuming my holiday duties. Yeah, right. Despite my positive expectations, I failed…

The Yoga Challenge – the first week

  So, I’ve completed the first week of my yoga challenge, and it has been great! I joined the 30-day yoga challenge on doyouyoga.com, which delivers me a free yoga lesson every day. The lessons vary between 10-20 minutes and are said to be suitable for yogis of all levels. To make sure that I have…

Guilt Free Banana Ice Cream

This is recipe is just fantastic. Zero nasties, zero indulgence, just a great treat! Whenever I have leftover bananas that are starting to turn black, I just slice them and pop them in the freezer. Then when it’s time for a little treat, I whizz them into this great home made ice cream. The only…

The Oil Cleansing Method Tutorial

I created this tutorial to show my customers how to use the oil cleansing method. Although these products are no longer available, the principals of oil cleansing remain the same! You can create your homemade versions of the cleansers by using some simpler ingredients and choosing the oils that you probably already have in your…

The Body Mousse vs The Body Butter

It’s the battle of the body butters! Check out this video, where Peppy Galore Body Mousses challenge Your Average Body Butter in an intense five round battle. Round 1: Ingredients Peppy Galore Body Mousses are made from 4 ingredients only: mango butter, avocado oil, Vitamin E and essential oils. Your Average Body Butter is made…