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Green Elephant Blog

Welcome to the Green Elephant Blog!
We love all things sustainable, healthy & ethical and this is the place where we put our latest discoveries for sustainable living. Here you will find our thoughts on healthy & ethical products we love, Vendors we love who are focused on caring for people and the environment and generally helpful and interesting information to help you care for the earth and live an eco friendly life.
So, here’s to sustainable, healthy and ethical living! Enjoy.

Christmas Gift Guide 2019

Welcome to the Green Elephant 2019 Gift Guide. Choosing the perfect gift can be tricky which is why we've put together this neat eco gift guide. We're all ab...
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Ciabatta Recipe

I have been baking this ciabatta recipe for years. To me, it’s the perfect loaf; chewy yet airy with a good crust and a slightly tangy, sour flavour. It lo...
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10 Winning Organic Garden Pest Control Methods

If you have ever attempted to grow vegetables, the chances are that you have also experienced the disappointment and frustration of seeing your plants and cr...
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Six Easy Tips to Help You Nail Waste Free Shopping

Now that many supermarkets and big chain stores have chosen to ban plastic bags at the checkout (great move we think), most of you will be getting into the h...
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Solid Shampoo Bars. Say What…???

Solid shampoo. Yes...it's a thing. First 'embraced' by travelling types where one multi-purpose bar held much more appeal than a collection of bulky, heavy a...
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5 Easy Things to do This Year That Make a Difference

Do you normally think about or make resolutions every time a new year rolls around..?? The dawning of an entirely new year and a clean page in a pristine bla...
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8 Sustainable Gift Ideas Everyone Will Love You For

I hate to say it but Christmas is only a little over 3 weeks away…Yikes….!! To help you avoid last minute panic and over spending, I’ve put together 8...
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‘Chemical Free’: it’s Nonsense and Here’s Why

Recently, a Facebook follower of ours pulled us up. She had noticed that one of our Vendors was claiming their products were ‘chemical free’ and she righ...
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Blog Categories

Health & Wellbeing

This is where you’ll find all things ‘Healthy Living’. We're talking about diet, exercise, mindfulness, sleep, relationships and more. We take a holist...

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Natural Beauty

We’re here to help guide you through the do’s and don’ts of natural beauty. A lot of skincare is full of harmful chemicals but we'll help you understan...

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Sustainable Living

Sustainable living is all about reducing our impact on the environment whilst still having fun! Here, you’ll find lots of tried and tested hints and tips i...

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Your Healthy Home

Creating a healthy home environment can have a positive impact on you and your family. Using non toxic cleaning products and reducing the number of chemicals...

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