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Bathroom Cook: All-Natural Rye Flour Shampoo

By On October 21, 2016

Ever  since I can think of buying my own hair products I remember going from one product to the other, as nothing produced the desired results as I am really not blessed… Read More

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Bee keeping made easy

By On May 27, 2016

  Over the past months Debora and I have participated in a Crowdfunding project called “honeyflow”, a new way of beekeeping. We received our Flow Hive early January but couldn’t set the… Read More

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DIY Gardenista : Handmade Herb Markers

By On April 15, 2016

Spring time is garden time! Yep! Let’s celebrate the new gardening season and let’s get our green thumb on this spring! So why not start with an easy DIY-project to spice up your… Read More

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Bright Luxembourg: Merry DIY Xmas!

By On December 4, 2015

  Orla Collective’s popular workshops made a welcome return on Wednesday evening with a crafting Christmas workshop presented by Lynn Cosyn of Cosymore.     Lynn had always been inspired by her… Read More

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Eco-Homestead: DIY natural cleaning products

By On November 9, 2015

  It is getting colder outside so staying at home gets more and more attractive – especially when your cosy home is freshly cleaned. However, did you ever think about which cleaning… Read More

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Eco-Homestead: Making glue with horse-chestnut (or not)

By On October 26, 2015

  It’s horse-chestnut time!!!! For my first Orla-post, I wanted to share with you my newly found knowledge about this fall staple: the conker. Fall is a beautiful season, the colours are just… Read More

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Weekend Project: DIY Immunity-Boosting Elderberry Syrup

By On August 28, 2015

  The other day, after coming back from our long summer vacation, we finally made it back to our shared veggie garden. It was a perfect way to start the day and… Read More

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Upcycling Warrior: Lori’s “Paper & Roll”

By On July 25, 2015

  Just about a month ago, when David and I travelled back to our beloved island of Crete, we met an amazing person who rocked our world. Loredana is a well-travelled, openminded, nature-loving… Read More

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Bathroom Cook: How To Make Your Own Sunscreen

By On July 15, 2015

  You get it. Summer is synonymous with SUN. Here in Luxembourg, we have been quite lucky so far (let’s pray it stays that way, right?). So many things to be grateful… Read More

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Preserve the goodness: Elderflower syrup

By On June 7, 2015

  I love foraging and it is so nice to do this with kids. So now that the elderflower season has started you can find us near an elderflower bush picking the… Read More

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Crafting & Repurposing: Hello glass jars!

By On May 5, 2015

RECYCLING can be more than just reducing the amount of waste. Use your curiosity, your imagination, your creativity and your consciousness and you’ll find out how many ways exist to REcycle, REdesign and… Read More

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Crafting & Repurposing: DIY Pebble Monsters

By On March 27, 2015

  It’s hard to endure a busy week, and then while you’re at it, between a thousand of overwhelming tasks, hear your boyfriend say “Oh, by the way, it’s my niece’s birthday… Read More

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No Waste Guide: It All Starts With A Thinking Process

By On March 23, 2015

Did you know… … that in Luxembourg the amount of waste produced in the year 2012 was consisting – in 119 644 042 kg of household garbage which equals 228 kg per… Read More

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