Eco, Earth & Home

Reflexology

Walking barefoot on the earth or on early morning dewy grass gives you a full body make-over. This might sound far fetched but being ‘earthed’ has proven to have so many benefits that in the East...

Mix up your own cosmetics and you’ll be sure of a completely chemical-free beauty regime.

Enhance your level of wellbeing by increasing the level of sensory input in your surroundings. Add fragrances, touchy-feely fabrics, good music, things you love and bowls of delicious snacks to...

The story told and retold by many an eco-warrior is that of the great grandmother reminiscing about rivers, flowers and animals and the grandchildren listening with awe and disbelief hardly able...

Conservation of the natural world is important not only for its beauty but eco systems clean the water we drink; trees and plants create the air we breathe and medicines that cure us. Natural eco-...

Make energy saving a lifestyle habit, no matter how small the saving is, the planet needs it. Here are 30 ways you can consider the earth by changing the way you run your kitchen from cooking to...

Smudge sticks have been used in cleansing rituals and ceremonies for centuries. They consist of bundles of string-bound dried herbs that are slowly burned. The smoke generated purifies and...

Valued by all cultures, fire has been used for 1,5 million years and understandably is known as the mother of all elements.

Infuse your living space with beauty, comfort, light and love to make sure you face each day filled with energy, positivity and a heightened sense of self.

Just behind the town of Aurora in the Western Cape there’s a mountain that’s as high as Table Mountain. It has a few wooden cabins and some beautiful wooden houses dotted around the rocky outcrops...

Composting is a brilliant way to give back to the earth. If you consider the huge volume of landfills in the world it should be a primary concern for all of us to dispose of our waste...

An overwhelming number of studies show that nature is healing, restorative and nourishing. It relaxes, calms, re-connects, and strengthens human beings.

Follow the waxing and waning of the moon.

We must do what we can to preserve our dwindling resources and we must do it in a way that makes sense, not only to our communities and ourselves, but also for the global economy.

Use the economic downturn to boost your energy by simplifying your life, benefiting the earth and bringing back meaningful values.

Water has a nervous system, a rhythmic system and also a metabolism of its own. It has a skin, and a purpose.

When your life is filled with the desire to see the holiness in everyday life, something magical happens: ordinary life becomes extraordinary, and the very process of life begins to nourish your...

Every land mass has a special vibratory sound that we recognize on a subconscious level.

In the framework of language we acquire the mental dispositions dictated by it, and we are automatically tuned into a consciousness of separation. Becoming one may require leaving the...