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Why Give a Shit?

Introducing the ‘Why Give a Shit?’ Series. An educational series on why we would want to care about making our own products and live sustainable lifestyles.

I’m not ready, but… I’m starting anyway

I want to start a blog. I’ve wanted to for years. I’ve intended to for years. People tell me I should start a blog. I’m interesting and lead an interesting life. A friend even paid for an online blog course for me, to get me started, years ago. I’ve taught myself how...

Make Your Own Face Oil Moisturiser

If you’ve been looking for a natural face or body oil moisturiser specifically formulated for you, in a super simple manner, using a pendulum may be the answer you’ve been looking for. I’ll show you how.

How to Make Homemade Toothpaste

I've been making my own toothpaste for years, it took a bit to get used to at first but now it's so weird if I ever use store bought stuff. ‍‍‍My partner (Brett) and I have been living together since the beginning of 2017 and his store bought tube of toothpaste had...

Who Am I?

  I don’t know, is this an easy question for other people to answer? Because it isn’t for me.   I’ve only been thinking about this for the last year or two - ‘Who am I?’ and it surprised me that I struggled to answer it. How do you sum up someone that’s multifaceted...

I am a Lightworker

  Sounds so wanky, I know, ‘I’m a lightworker’, but things just are what they are.   Being a lightworker isn’t something that you choose - It chooses you. In fact, it’s predestined way before we know anything about it.   It’s an absolute blessing but it doesn’t always...

Gypsy Dreaming – Part 1 – The Very Beginning

  It all started when I was 29... and having a quarter life crisis.   I had a professional career in the Oil and Gas industry, had my own house (*mortgage) and life, on the surface, was pretty sweet. But I couldn’t stop thinking ‘is this it?’. In societies eyes I’d...

Gypsy Dreaming – Part 2 – Darwin to Mt Isa

  Seriously, it didn’t all happen straight away… me quitting my corporate job, hitting the wide open road and chasing camels around the outback.   Firstly, it was freakin scary, especially the thought of driving around remote Australia as a single female. If you’ve...

Gypsy Dreaming – Part 3 – Mount Isa Camel Lovin

  Finally, 9,000 kilometers later, Rusty and I had arrived in ‘The Isa’ - Mount Isa, in outback QLD Australia, where wild camels were roaming in the not too distant area. We were a long way from the comfort of our own home.. now, home was wherever we laid our head for...