Orla Collective
DIY-easter-egg-dye
DIY Lust

DIY: Naturally Dyed Easter Eggs!

By On March 11, 2016

  Did you know that you can dye your Easter eggs with what you already have in your kitchen? There are many simple ingredients that can be used as natural, non-toxic dyes… Read More

coffee-scrub-DIY
DIY Lust

Bathroom Cook: DIY Coffee Scrub

By On February 19, 2016

  LET`S MAKE A SCRUB! I have tried to think of some great and “bloggy-ish” entry for this post but nothing relative comes to my mind besides than just saying LET`S MAKE… Read More

healthy-vegan-coconut-caramel
Conscious Foodie

Good Eats: Delicious Salted Coconut Caramel

By On February 14, 2016

  My latest culinary obsession has been about experimenting and finding healthier alternatives to beloved comfort foods and things that remind me of my childhood.   One of those things is “confiture de lait”, which means milk jam… Read More

healthy-bread-recipe-orla-collective
Conscious Foodie

Good Eats: Super Healthy Bread

By On February 3, 2016

  We know it, eating bread isn’t always the healthiest choice, it often contains gluten, it makes your belly bloat, its full of refined flour and we are never sure which one… Read More

diy-home-cleaner-natural-orla-collective
Breathe Green

A Healthier Home with Natural Candles & Cleanser

By On January 29, 2016

  Being healthy isn’t just about eating healthy and organic food but it’s also about the environment in which you’re breathing. We can’t really avoid breathing the badly polluted air outside especially… Read More

Conscious Foodie

Good Eats: Gluten-Free, Sugar-Free & Lactose-Free Chocolate Brownie

By On January 24, 2016

  Oh yes, that’s a long title but it works, it is easy and it is delicious. I’ve adapted the recipe from a gluten free recipe in Vegetarian Living and we all love… Read More

Mindful Life

Keeping Calm

By On January 19, 2016

  So, I started on what I call my ‘mindfulness journey’ some weeks ago now. The intention was to slow down, ‘smell the roses’ kind of thing and so the challenge began.… Read More

Conscious Foodie

Good Eats: No-Bake Chocolate Breakfast Cookies

By On January 13, 2016

Breakfast is our favourite meal of the day, it gives you the energy you’ll need for the day plus its one of the first healthy habits that you can make! But healthy breakfast… Read More

Mindful Life

The Natural Birth (Or Life Has Other Plans For You…)

By On January 7, 2016

  Three weeks ago today I gave birth to sweet little J.   I am going to share something rather personal here. I pondered if it was a good idea for a… Read More

Nuoo-box-Orla-Collective
Breathe Green

Clean Out Your Bathroom Routine, with NUOO

By On January 3, 2016

  Happy New Year, lovely people! Today’s post is going to be dedicated to all you mindful and eco-conscious beautistas. As some of you might know, in 2015 I have been in quite… Read More

Mindful Life

Multipotentialites. Let’s embrace ourselves.

By On December 31, 2015

  Throughout my life I’ve had a lot of passions and interests,some of them I pursued , some forgot,then turned back to them again and abandoned again. When I was asked what… Read More

Conscious Foodie

The Birth & Childhood Of My Sourdough

By On December 27, 2015

  First of all, I want to clarify that you do not have to stop eating bread if you want to be in shape, which is the mistake I made some years… Read More

Conscious Foodie

Good Eats: Winter Granola

By On December 23, 2015

  Winter Granola is a treat that only bears qualities. It’s delicious, easy to do, healthy and a wonderful homemade gift for Christmas. Simply put, it’s the best way to stop giving… Read More

Mindful Life

The Winter Solstice

By On December 20, 2015

  As written in my one of my last post (you can read it here), we tend to forget our natural connection with Nature. For a couple of weeks already, shops have… Read More

Conscious Foodie

Invisible cook: Eggnog & Cranberry Biscotti (also vegan version)

By On December 17, 2015

  As we love celebrating christmas, we spend the most of our December time creating new christmas cookies with some seasonal and festive flavours! Of course we always try as much as… Read More

orla-collective-brunch
Conscious Foodie

Christmas Munchies – Orla’s 4th Brunch

By On December 14, 2015

    Twinkling lights + Santa Costumes + Yummy Vegan food + Amazing people = Orla Collective’s ‘First’ Christmas brunch at our most favorite of all cafe’s, Ready?!   Since the first… Read More

cranberry-chia-jam-illustration
Conscious Foodie

Good Eats: Seasonal Chia & Cranberry Jam

By On December 9, 2015

When we were little we were both amazed by the delicious jams our grandmothers and aunts made as easy as with some leftover fruits.  As we grew older and became healthy conscious foodies, we also… Read More

Living Differently