REVIEW: Pip & nut peanut butter squeeze pack (no palm oil)

When I first purchased the Pip & Nut peanut butter squeeze pack I just assumed it was going to have the same consistency as your standard peanut spread, but to my delight it was more of a smooth “sauce” form (don’t worry though, I don’t discriminate… I love peanut butter of all forms and textures!). … More REVIEW: Pip & nut peanut butter squeeze pack (no palm oil)

REVIEW: Cosmetics by PHB Ethical Beauty (Palm oil free)

So the other day I stumbled across PHB Ethical Beauty. Not only does this pioneering business sell a wide range of products from skincare and body care to cosmetics and hair care, but all products are completely palm oil free! Feeling a little non-committal, I decided to take advantage of a great offer available…the 3 … More REVIEW: Cosmetics by PHB Ethical Beauty (Palm oil free)

What’s the issue?

Oil palm monoculture plantation is linked to a plethora of environmental and social issues. Environment  In order to convert the forested land that is rich in biodiversity, mass clearing is carried out, often by the ‘slash and burn’ technique; a technique in which natural vegetation is logged with the remaining vegetation subsequently burned. Deforestation remains at … More What’s the issue?

REVIEW: Stoats raspberry and honey porridge oat bar (palm oil free)

As soon as I saw the two words ‘raspberry’ and ‘honey’ together, I couldn’t resist… As a porridge lover, when I came across Stoats I was ecstatic. I often run out of time in the morning to make breakfast and leave the house with a hungry tummy, so this brekkie bar is the perfect substitute … More REVIEW: Stoats raspberry and honey porridge oat bar (palm oil free)