Categories Archives: Lifestyle

Ethical Irish ready-meals from FEED

Ethical Irish food brand FEED earns listing with Dunnes Stores just three months after launch. Over the last 12 months FEED has developed a range of quick and easy 4-minute meal pots to help you fuel your day in the most delicious and nutritious way. The plant based pots are packed with 20g of protein, [...]read moreEthical Irish ready-meals from FEED

New Irish Athleisure Brand with Style

Irish athleisure company, Gym+Coffee was launched by 3 friends in January 2017 with an aim to create an Irish brand and community that represents the growing active lifestyle in Ireland. The mission of the brand is to encourage people to #MakeLifeRicher and with the rising popularity of active-wear, Gym+Coffee felt that clothing was a perfect [...]read moreNew Irish Athleisure Brand with Style

Eco-Luxury Pop Up Fashion from Ethical Collection London

Ethical Collection London has unveiled a new eco-luxury pop-up store, showcasing a selection of Autumn/Winter 2017 products from 40+ uniquely sustainable designers and artisans from around the globe. Amongst the worldwide selected brands include Dutch brand Wintervacht (below left), who create elegant yet edgy outerwear by upcycling blankets. Each unique piece is handmade out of [...]read moreEco-Luxury Pop Up Fashion from Ethical Collection London

Fitness startup starts a home workout revolution

MyKit*, the new fitness startup is shaking up the market with a renewed focus on home fitness. MyKit brings its customers all the kit they need plus smart workout plans all in one functional exercise box. The MyKit box has a dual function of storing all of your workout kit as well as being a [...]read moreFitness startup starts a home workout revolution

National Tree Day Oct 5th

To celebrate Tetra Pak Tree Day, over 1,000 Oak tree saplings* will be made available through the website, www.treeday.ie, for primary school children to plant on their school grounds. Planting these saplings will help teach children about the importance of planting trees to improve biodiversity. In addition, guided woodland walks will be organised nationwide with locations [...]read moreNational Tree Day Oct 5th

Healthy Lunchbox Recipes for Kids

We met up with LeanMean Momma last week to see her recommended recipes for Homebird at House, Dublin. LeanMeanMomma was sharing her healthy tips and tricks for children’s lunch boxes just in time for the return to school. Check out some of the tasty recipes below for lunchbox inspiration! LeanMeanMomma’s Courgette Turkey Wraps Ingredients: Cocktail sticks. [...]read moreHealthy Lunchbox Recipes for Kids

Make Kombucha at Home

Making Kombucha might sounds like a very difficult process when you’re starting out, but its surprisingly easy! i can prove it, having just harvested by first batch or brew of Kombucha in only 14 days. So i’ve put together a guide thats easy to follow and explains its benefits Benefits: 1. It aids Digestion 2. [...]read moreMake Kombucha at Home

National Eczema Week – 11th to 17th Sept

Eczema Awareness Week (11-17 September) is an opportunity to raise awareness of what it’s like to live with or to manage eczema; for the Irish Skin Foundation, it’s also about getting the right information out there to help people with eczema live life as symptom free as possible. Back to School Eczema Awareness Week also [...]read moreNational Eczema Week – 11th to 17th Sept

Watch: Training with Ash Dykes

The Rhug Estate, one of the largest organic farm shops in the UK, has teamed up with adventurer and extreme athlete Ash Dykes to create and launch a fabulous organic meat box, and to show it off Ash took us through a healthy workout on the Rhug Estate Watch it here: Lord Newborough of Rhug [...]read moreWatch: Training with Ash Dykes

Whats the deal with Turmeric?

You may have recently seen Superfoods: The Real Story, on Channel 4, which highlighted that to benefit from turmeric it needs to be taken in a form that is easily absorbed by the body. It got me thinking, so i consulted with friends who work in Nutrition to find out more. They too me the [...]read moreWhats the deal with Turmeric?