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My Organic Story – Marita

Marita is a busy wife and mum who runs Virtually Better Business, which supports companies by managing their administrative duties. Marita chose to go organic when she realised various additives and preservatives were affecting her family’s health. Here is her organic story. Tell us a bit about yourself. . . I am an online business […]

My Organic Story – Sarah

In this chapter of the My Organic Story series we hear from Sarah, childhood intervention specialist, wife and mother. Sarah’s passion to provide a healthy and holistic lifestyle for her family is obvious and her thoughts on why we should eat organic make perfect sense. Sarah’s story is just further confirmation as to why going […]

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, is the disease of the heart and blood vessels […]

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

    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 individual, chipping in with a […]

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 […]

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 […]