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I hope you enjoy my easy inspirational recipes and ideas for a healthy eco life based on nana’s advice. My aim is to help people return to a more old-fashioned style of living as I have done.  And so on this website I share all the discoveries I have made and the recipes I have created from my vast library of old recipe books and manuals.

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Why people like our deodorants.

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By Wendyl

Thursday 17 April 2014

image-1-600x478We have our deodorants on special for Easter. You’ll get 2 jars for just $20 and they’re all natural. Read some of the reviews customers have posted on our website below and order now by clicking here :

  1. Terrific sugar-free muesli bar recipes

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    By Wendyl

    Friday 11 April 2014

    Several Granola Bars Isolated on a White Background with Narrow Depth of Field.I know many of you are eager to put muesli bars into your kids lunchboxes which aren’t heaving with sugar or additives. I found these great recipes recently and I’m going to try some out as we have the…

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    Laundry Powder kit for $40 – that’s 30c a wash.

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    By Wendyl

    Friday 11 April 2014

    laundry powder kitAfter demonstrating how easy it is to make laundry powder at our recent market day we’ve had a lot of requests for an easy kit to buy. So we’ve made up our Laundry Powder Kit which will be enough to make four batches of concentrated laundry powder which if…

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    Super easy baby blanket to knit

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    By Wendyl

    Friday 11 April 2014

    Page 4 (5)As you know I’m busy knitting for my neice Mariko and her fiance Trevor’s new baby in July. I’ve taken a break from singlets and am now doing a simple baby blanket after I discovered the most wonderful wool shop.
    I was heading to lunch with some friends and after…

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    From diamond rings to farm machinery

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    By Wendyl

    Friday 11 April 2014

    WendylandhoeIt’s funny how life changes you. A few years ago the gift of a huge diamond ring or some gorgeous ear-rings would have had me smiling from ear to ear. But, as I learned last weekend, a rotary hoe can do that to me now.
    My parents came to stay up at…

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    Make more room in your wardrobe

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    By Wendyl

    Friday 4 April 2014

    double-size-your-closet-using-soda-tab-hangers.w654I love this idea for doubling up your hangers in your wardrobe. As the article says not all of us have walk -in wardrobes and we have to make do with limited hanging space. All you have to do is start collecting those beer tabs and your away. Click here to…

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