This recipe was born out of a bit of experimentation in the kitchen, and wanting to use the large supply of beans and pearled barley that we ordered online at the start of the lockdown period.
This is one of our own inventions. Eon got creative in the kitchen a few weeks ago, and the results were worth writing down and sharing on the blog.
A chai tea recipe I came across online and now honestly can’t remember where I found it. It may not be our invention but we hope you enjoy.
A recipe for chocolate avocado mousse. We borrowed this from Mind Body Green’s website, so this isn’t our own invention but hope you’ll enjoy.
Our recipe for aubergine & halloumi wraps. We copied the idea from a dinner we enjoyed at a restaurant and created the recipe from our memories.
I chat to Katherine at Raw Co. about her business and her gorgeous eco-friendly homeware goods.
I chat to Dorae Smith from Bubiroo about her natural skincare products for moms and babies.
Bonnie Bio have created a range of products that replaces traditional plastic with their biodegradable alternative made from plant materials.
I chat to Candice from Conscious Being EcoWear about her business and her journey on her mission to change the world’s clothing.
I interview Nadia from Natural Yogi. Nadia makes natural deodorants by hand and stocks a variety of health stores all over South Africa.
A recipe for vegetable breyani.
Eat Naked is a company that manufactures nut and honey products with all the natural goodness kept in.
Interview with Andrea Barras from Earth & Kin. This is a natural skincare brand with a range of products created by Andrea Barras and Dorae Smith.
The ReTrade Project is based in Port Elizabeth and focuses on encouraging underprivileged people to trade recycling for food and other essentials.
I chat to Casey & Jeff from Wild Hive Honey about why they started their business and how they ensure quality, natural products.
Spiritgirl Activewear is the brainchild of Rochele and Leigh. Their activewear is made from material that contains recycled PET.
Featuring Dhrital of Better Straws who wants to help people limit their use of single-use plastic through using stainless steel straws.
A recipe for Cauliflower Curry. Takes a bit of preparation, but it is easy to make and can be enjoyed for dinner, and lunch the following day.
Hello & Welcome!
We are Eon & Melissa de Klerk. We are vegetarians, moving towards living as plant-based as possible.
Melissa loves chai tea with almond milk, and eon loves black coffee.
We have a dachshund called Milo who keeps Melissa company by lying under her desk during the day while she works her day job over at Fox & Owl Media.
We want to share as much information and as many resources as possible, so that you can find products and services to support your eco-conscious lifestyle.
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