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nudefoods

Package Free Finds! Bamboo Ear Buds And Plasters, And Chips!

I recently dropped by the Newlands Nudefoods package free store in Cape Town and found a few cool things that I haven't seen before as well as stocking up on a few staples, all plastic packaging free of course. I refilled my Vinegar and Bicarb soda, both which I use for cleaning as well as laundry. The bicarb soda has so many uses such as under arm deodorant, cleaning products and even a face...
The Vegan Goods Market At The Source Yoga Studio In Cape Town

A Look At The Vegan Goods Market At The Source Yoga Studio In Constantia Cape Town

Higher resolution images can be found on unsplash here.Check out the rest of the images and videos from the vegan goods market here. The Vegan Goods market is, yes you guessed it, a Vegan market held at The Source Yoga Studio in Constantia, Cape Town, which happens twice a month, Mid-month Saturday and month-end Sunday. There are various stalls from vegan foods and desserts, to snacks, Henna and...
The Nibbling Rhino gluten free chocolate sweets

Nibbling On A Few Vegan & Gluten Free Chocolate Treats From The Nibbling Rhino!

I recently ordered a few vegan chocolate goodies from The Nibbling Rhino in Cape Town, run by Stephanie, which is a gluten free bakery with a whole range of yummy vegan options. I ordered: Sweet potato brownieChick pea blondieVegan chocolate fudgeChocolate delights All of them are gluten free and vegan. Clockwise: Chocolate delights, Chick pea blondie, Sweet potato brownie Vegan chocolate fudge...
plastic waste problem

Want To Be More Eco Friendly? 6 Of The Simplest & Easiest Ways To Be More Waste Free!

In theory I think many of us really want to be more Eco friendly, and reduce our trash/waste as much as possible but we are unsure how, or what exactly we can do. We also are weary of how much of an impact we will really have. I have put together a list of six of some of the simplest and easiest things you can do or swap, that will reduce your waste and packaging waste, down to a minimum! Once...
Falafel Pre-Mix By OutCastFoods

The Coolest And Simplest Thing Ever: Falafel Pre-Mix By OutCastFoods!

If you're a fan of falafels, but are too lazy to make them, then this post is just for you. Fate has led you here and is about to impart some great wisdom into your life :p Well maybe, maybe not. That was me though, I love falafels but always thought it's too much of an effort to make them from scratch and I have never had the greatest experience with blending chick peas. Luckily, on my recent...
Fill And Re-Fill Your Glass Jar With Goodies From Jarajar!

Fill And Re-Fill Your Glass Jar With Goodies From Jarajar!

WHAT IS JARAJAR? Jarajar is a cool new innovative business in Cape Town where you can shop online to order a whole bunch of food products such as nuts, grains, pasta or rice, spices; you know, all the stuff you use in your kitchen! The beauty of it, is that all your products get delivered (actually ‘Green delivered‘) to you in glass jars that you rent from Jarajar. This way there...
vegan pancakes

No Flip Bake Pancakes By Nisha Vora!

I came across a really yummy looking vegan recipe for Vegan pancakes by Nisha, of RainbowPlantLife. You can check out her recipes on her website. "The easiest, quickest way to make pancakes for a crowd so you can enjoy a 20-minute vegan brunch!" This recipe is perfect for making a larg batch of pancakes, and for those times where you would rather not have to flip each one and watch it cook!...
bicarb soda

The Great Many Uses Of 1 Simple Ingredient, Bicarb Soda

Bicarbonate soda is such a versatile and useful compound. It can help to simplify our lives by replacing the many commercial products we use for various things. Some of the things I personally use bicarb soda for are: As a face wash.As a body wash.As an under arm deodorant (it can be used on its own or in addition to a cream base like coconut oil or shea butter).As a household cleaning agent in...
Refill Your Containers At The Refillery!

Refill Your Containers At The Refillery!

If you are around Johannesburg, you must check out the Refillery. What is The Refillery? "The Refillery is an exciting, new planet-friendly grocer offering a stylish, convenient, PLASTIC-FREE, ‘weigh-and-pay’ shopping experience that helps you to stock and re-stock your pantry with the highest quality, ethically-sourced products without all that wasteful packaging normally associated with a...
zero waste cleaners spray bottles

Why Do We Need A Different Cleaning Product For Every Room And Every Surface?

Have you walked down the cleaning products aisle in your local supermarket lately, unsure what to buy in order to clean just your counter tops or table tops with for example? If you have I am sure it's because there are just so many brands and products to choose from, too many in fact. Not just too many, but too many of the same products advertised for different jobs! A short cleaning story I...