• from pain to joy

    From Pain to Joy

    I was recently asked to speak at a women’s event where the focus of the night was how we can move from pain to joy. At first I didn’t feel like I was qualified to speak, I felt like there wasn’t enough pain in my story but as soon as I started to prepare my […] Read more…

  • Who's driving your bus

    Who’s Driving Your Bus?

    Guest post by Nicola Cheesman, The Pensieve Place. Who’s driving your bus? Learning how to take back the wheel of your own life. Let’s start at the very beginning, a very good place to start. When we read we begin with a,b,c. When we sing we begin with do, re, mi. When we change we […] Read more…


  • ginger veggie nori wraps

    Ginger Veggie Nori Wraps with Lemon Mustard Dressing

    (Makes 2 Servings) Ingredients 4 nori sheets 1/2 cup baby spinach leaves 1/4 cup purple cabbage, chopped 1/4 cup carrots, shredded 1/2 cup sprouts 1 small cucumber, sliced lengthwise 1/8 to 1/4 bunch coriander, chopped 2 to 3 one-inch pieces of ginger, cut in thin strips 1/2 avocado, sliced thin LEMON MUSTARD DRESSING 1 tablespoon Dijon mustard 1 tablespoon raw honey […] Read more…

  • Ripe sweet raspberries in basket on wooden table, on green background

    Spring Berry Salad with Blueberry Vinaigrette

    (Makes 2 Servings) Ingredients 2 cups baby spinach 1/2 cup purple cabbage, chopped 1/2 cup fresh blueberries 1/2 cup fresh raspberries BLUEBERRY VINAIGRETTE 1/2 cup blueberries 1 tablespoon raw apple cider vinegar 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 1 small garlic clove Sea salt to taste Black pepper to taste Method Prepare your vinaigrette. Add blueberries, raw apple […] Read more…

  • Fresh farmers market fruit and vegetable from above with copy space

    Rocket Salad with Tangerine Dressing

    (Makes 2 Servings) Ingredients 2 cups rocket leaves 1 tangerine, sectioned 1 to 2 radishes, thinly sliced 1/3 cup pumpkin seeds Read more…

  • Tomatoes, salad leaves, beans and rice on a wooden table

    Rainbow Salad with Mustard Vinaigrette

    (Makes 2 Servings) Ingredients 1 cup dandelion leaves, chopped 1 cup red cabbage, chopped 1 large carrot, shredded 1/2 cup parsley, chopped Read more…

Essential Oils

  • DIY Granite Cleaner

    DIY Granite Cleaner

    I have the fussiest black granite benchtops – I was so happy to make my own DIY granite cleaner and find that it actually works!! Read more…


  • systems to rock your business

    Systems to help you rock your business

    I am often asked what systems I use in my business on a regular basis. This has certainly evolved over the past year but I really enjoy being organised and having great systems to support my business. Grab a cup of herbal tea and get comfy… here are quite a few systems to help you rock your […] Read more…

  • branding you

    Should You Brand Your Business As ‘You’?

    I just want to share with you today a little bit about why I’ve decided to put all of my websites together into I will be blogging and promoting myself under my name even though I have two different parts of the business. Some of you might be challenged with this in your business […] Read more…