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Living Food: The Art of Sourdough Bread

By On February 3, 2017

We all have that one subject we can’t shut up about, the one that gets you so excited that you’re unable to stop talking for hours. Fermentation, especially sourdough, is mine. As… Read More

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Breathe Green

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 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

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

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Conscious Foodie

Good Eats : Spicy Butternut Soup

By On November 13, 2015

  Hello back everyone, winter is coming! Butternut squash is a wonderful fruit, low in calories and very rich in minerals. It can be eaten raw or cooked. Thanks to its thick skin,… 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

DIY Lust

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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Conscious Foodie

Good Eats: Chia Berry Jam

By On October 19, 2015

  Hello everybody! So here I am with my first post on Orla Collective. I’m very happy to be part of this project and I’d like to share with you a recipe… 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

Conscious Foodie

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

DIY Lust

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

DIY Lust

Animal Foodies: Homemade Vegan Dog Treats

By On November 21, 2014

Eating healthy and living as positive as possible is a first step to live in symbiosis with nature and animals. That’s a great positive mental attitude , so think further , think… Read More

DIY Lust

Bathroom Cook: DIY Toothpaste

By On July 17, 2014

Let’s talk about your toothpaste.  As a wellness + health geek, it is almost inevitable to discover all the not-so-great information about not only the food that we consume, but also the… Read More

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