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Nepal Trade Aid with Christmas Socks
Many of our regular customers will remember the Nepal Trade Aid campaign that we initiated following the earthquakes of 2015. We pledged to make your generous donations count as much as possible by taking no administration charges, adding...
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Natural Health Remedies for Allergy Support
Do you suffer from seasonal allergies? If so you might well be interested in natural remedy tips for allergy support. Useful tips such as using a drop of Lavender Spike on little hands can provide instant calming and decongestant vapours. ...
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Spring clean your body with a natural cleanse and detox
Here, in New Zealand, comes spring time! Can you feel the bounce creeping into your step? Join me, if you will, in harnessing the benefits of this tremendous surge of natural energy around us. It’s time for a personal spring clean and throw-out...
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How to enhance the benefits of yoga with essential oils
Blog Yoga and pure, organic essential oils Long overdue, I want to talk about how the purity of our artisan, medicinal-grade essential oils can offer a wonderful natural complement to a daily yoga practice. Just as when we use them in professional...
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How Organic Lavender Essential Oil is Made
Writing to you on the road this week as I journey through Europe, blessed with the opportunity to visit the breath-taking lavender fields of Southern France. And although I am completely in love with New Zealand, my home of almost 31 years,...
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Natural remedies for sciatica and lower back pain
Lower back pain is so common that the majority of people (around 80%) will suffer from it at least once in their lifetime. Most lower back injuries occur from strain in the spine’s supporting muscles, ligaments and tendons. Though painful,...
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How can I improve my poor circulation during winter?
Though poor circulation is not a seasonal affliction, when winter comes it certainly can be harder to ignore. Constantly cold hands and feet are a sure sign that your vital blood flow is not as efficient as it should be. Other tell-tale signs...
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Kia Ora Magazine
Walking the Talk A few years ago, Bo Hendgen walked for eight days into the Nepalese mountains to find a potential new supplier for her Absolute Essential therapeutic plant-oil brand. As a sign of commitment to one's business, that takes some...
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How to treat your arthritis pain naturally this winter
If you are one of the many people who experience increased joint pain and immobility during the winter months, you will not be waiting for scientific proof to tell you that rain and cold weather can affect your arthritis. Theories around pressure...
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How pure essential oils can make work spaces healthier
Wellbeing begins with feeling at ease. It includes breathing deeply and calmly. It is connected to feeling safe and responding to a harmonious environment. A good natural healthcare practitioner understands this and will invest in creating...
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