Elderberries are a very powerful fruit that have been eaten and used as a medicine for thousands of years. Way back when, it was used to fight herpes outbreaks, for inflammation and upper respiratory infections. Nowadays you will even find them in a lot of over the counter supplements for colds and flus; lozenges, syrups … Continue reading Elderberry Syrup, the key to the common cold!
My friend sent me a message today, asking if her ACV (Apple Cider Vinegar) was bad. After looking at her photos I really couldn’t tell. I then thought to myself, “Can ACV even go bad?” “Wait, how long has mine been in the cupboard”. So of course, I had to investigate.
I never used to believe in adrenal fatigue, that was until about five years ago. I started using essential oils and attended a very informative workshop and I kid you not, when the consultant stood in front of us there and explained the symptoms of adrenal fatigue; I could have sworn she was talking about me.
There are so many different types of milk available in the supermarkets nowadays, which is great for all our Pimpsters with intolerance's or dietary preferences. You have your soy, almond, rice, oat and the list could go on. They’re all pretty self explanatory. Oat milk, made of oats. Almond milk, made out of almonds. The … Continue reading A2 Milk, Is it A+?
Sleep trouble is not just an adult thing. Don’t get me wrong; it very much becomes largely an adult thing when we can’t get our much needed shut eye, but nearly every parent, or carer, has had some difficulties with putting their children to bed. We can all attest to a child's need to do … Continue reading Sleep – Tips and tricks for getting your children to sleep
Looking for a healthy Easter Treat? These Caramel Filled Easter Chocolates are not only Raw, Dairy Free and made with Refined Free Sugars... they are delicious!
Is there a difference between Cocoa and Cacao aside from the vowels? Yes! Yes, there is. The true difference is in the way in which it is processed. Both Cocoa and Cacao come from the same source: The Theobroma Cacao tree. It is once the beans are picked, and then how they are processed, that determines … Continue reading Did you know? The difference between Cocoa and Cacao!
“Kettle-cooked” chips have us convinced they are the healthier option, but the question is... are they?
I grew up in the generation of Slip, Slop, Slap. Never questioning it, never thinking more about it as my Mum lathered me up. However, now that I have children of my own, one of which had an allergic reaction to sunscreen, I started to think about it. In fact, I’ve started many a conversation that have ended up quite heated in some instances, around what sunscreen does for us and if we should be using it.
My daughter has been trying to catch us out! She’s setting little traps for us to get to the truth about the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy and Santa.