2 posts from day 30/03/2018

How to Crack Open a Coconut using 2 Simple Home Tools

Fresh coconut can be a really delicious treat or used to make your own coconut milk. Buying it whole is much cheaper than buying it from the shops pre-cut and ready to eat. Recently I popped into Food Lovers and they had a special, 2 for R25 which is a bargain if you ask me! If you are buying fresh coconuts in South Africa you will probably find them still slightly covered in their hairy coir fibres. Tear off the fibres to reveal the coconut shell underneath and chuck the coir fibres into ... Continue Reading

Activated Charcoal – An Essential DIY product for every Eco-Beauty Guru

I have decided to do a series to share some of the wonderful items you can use for DIY beauty and general household chores. Most of the products have multiple uses so they make for a really great purchase. I have a whole box of different must-have items in my bathroom that either work as beauty items, cleaning or medicinal. There are some really useful items to be found on the cheap at your local Dischem or Clicks. Heck, you can even find them online. I will share all the best places to find ... Continue Reading