More than 2000 years ago, the Chinese were known to use food to "get in the mood". It was believed that certain foods had aphrodisiac qualities and would transform any person into a sex god/goddess. Bringing it back to today, various lots of information has been written about food as an aphrodisiac. 'Like Water for Chocolate'… Continue reading Aphrodisiac Foods in Every Day Life
Hard to believe, but cosmetics manufacturers are not legally required to list any of the hundreds of chemicals used in cosmetics and fragrances. Research shows that many ingredients used in beauty products have links with cancer, congenital malformations, and reproductive problems. These toxic ingredients may also contain neurotoxins and are often recognised as allergens. Your… Continue reading Know The Power of Your Purse
When I was six my parents and I moved to rural Brazil. Even at a young age I noticed that the neighbouring kids owned a lot less toys than kids in Australia. Most children had one toy in their entire room. When it came to Christmas, it was very simple, not many presents but lots… Continue reading How to Talk about Santa to Green Kids
I love watching the spirit of Aphrodite enacting on lovers and friends. The hand movements, the gestures and the looks that are thrown back and forward. Aphrodite's power of love was known to transform the mundane into something beautiful. And who doesn’t love, love! The Myth Aphrodite had an unusual entry into the goddess realm.… Continue reading Embody The Goddess of Love
You might very well be acquainted with nasturtium but have you ever seen their seed pods? Have you ever tried pickled nasturtium pods? They are like peppery capers. I don’t even like capers but I do like these...
There's something unique about the creamy crunchy texture of macadamia. Every time I buy macadamias I feel like I am indulging in nature's very own treasure. Macadamia nut is native to Australia and this is why I love to eat it and use it in my products. Macadamia nut oil is a lightweight oil that is high in several