Loneliness in Motherhood

Loneliness in Motherhood When we talk about loneliness – it’s very easy to picture an older person who’s partner has died and they don’t have family nearby. Loneliness is a complex emotion and an endemic in western society not only for older people, but other demographics too.  Loneliness can affect… View Post

Luscious Black Bean Truffles

Luscious Black Bean Truffles

  When you think of black beans, gooey, chocolatey goodness is not exactly the first thing to spring to mind. More along the lines of savoury foods, that of Latino, Creole or Caribbean origin. However goodness, be it sweet or savoury is a key feature of these little black gems.… View Post

Plastic Free Dental Care

Plastic Free Dental Care

One of my favourite plastic free and low impact swaps has to be dental care. I’ve been using various bamboo brushes and natural products for well over a year now. It was actually the “green Friday” sales last year which encouraged me to take up an offer on Georganics sale.… View Post

My First Year of Motherhood

My First Year of Motherhood

My First Year of Motherhood I’m not sure there is one way I could describe my first year of motherhood. It’s been a total whirlwind of joy, pride and love. Of course this is a fuzzy cocktail mixed with exhaustion, exasperation, guilt and a sense of loneliness at times. I… View Post

Will I Raise Arthur Vegan?

Will I Raise Arthur Vegan?

I’ve wanted to share with you my thoughts on raising my child vegan. Lots of people have asked me about this, mostly with intrigue with the odd comment that doesn’t match our mindset. I write this not with judgement on anyone else and how they raise their family, but from… View Post