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Ten Things You Need To Know About Cardiovascular Health

Ten Things You Need To Know About Cardiovascular Health

Ten Things You Need To Know About Cardiovascular Health   Have you thought about your heart health lately?  Here are ten things everyone should know. 1. The definition of cardiovascular health. Cardiovascular health refers to the state of a person’s heart and blood vessels. 2. CVD is Australia’s most costly disease. Cardiovascular Disease, or CVD, […]

Meet The Maker: Organic Times

Meet The Maker: Organic Times It’s that time of the year where we are inevitably exposed to aisles upon aisles of sweet treats and have to come to terms with the fact that we will probably eat more of them than we should over the Easter break.  But don’t despair!  Organic Times, a Melbourne based […]

The Organic Place Gift Pack

The Organic Place Gift Pack

The Organic Place Gift Pack     We’ve all been in that situation where you need a gift but are completely stuck for ideas.  Fortunately, The Organic Place has an amazing gift pack that appeals to a wide range of people and is suitable for nearly every occasion.  Whether you are buying it as an […]

Support Small Businesses Or They Won’t Survive

Support Small Businesses Or They Won’t Survive

Support Small Businesses Or They Won’t Survive You may have heard the news this week that Aussie Farmers Direct had to close its doors after thirteen years of service.  The reason they gave for the closure: they could not compete with the two major supermarket chains. This hit a nerve with The Organic Place crew […]

Got a New Year’s Resolution?  Here’s six The Organic Place can help you with.

Got a New Year’s Resolution? Here’s six The Organic Place can help you with.

Got a New Year’s Resolution?  Here’s six The Organic Place can help you with.   Another New Year brings another New Year’s resolution, and why not?  While we know too well that many get cast aside far too early, there is so much to be gained by a new and healthier habit if you can […]

Five Easy Steps To Start A Personal War On Waste

Five Easy Steps To Start A Personal War On Waste

Earlier this year the ABC aired War On Waste which opened our eyes to the shocking amount of food, clothing and other materials that are wasted each year in Australia.  You may have watched the program and tried to reduce the amount of waste in your household, or perhaps you thought it was yet another […]

Mango ‘Frosty Fruit’ Smoothie

mango smoothie

Mango ‘Frosty Fruit’ Smoothie  This is a simple smoothie recipe to try first up and reminds me of a frosty fruit.  I like my fruit frozen in smoothies but you may prefer it fresh.  Use less or more coconut water depending on how thick you like your smoothies. Ingredients Half a cup of coconut water […]