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Natural, Affordable and Sustainable Health Care!

If you are looking for ways to support your family naturally, affordably and sustainably then read on!

Not long after I  started GreenLifeOrganics (GLO) back in 2010 I had a light bulb moment.  GLO was formed around my two main passions: Healthy and Sustainable Living. I had no idea back then, how closely connected these two […]

By |September 3rd, 2012|General|0 Comments

Home Essentials

At the beginning of 2012 I would have rushed to the Panadol at the first sign of one of my children getting sick.   Now that I have a better understanding of the potential side effects of pharmaceuticals (including Panadol), I was very happy to discover a natural alternative which is extremely effective at supporting the […]

By |July 21st, 2012|General|1 Comment

Are You Dehydrated?

A few weeks ago, I spent the morning at Stay Healthy Belmont, weighing people with some ‘state of the art’ Tanita scales, courtesy of Sandy De La Mare, from WIN Ltd. The scales measure everything from Muscle Mass to Body Mass Index; and Body Water Content to Metabolic Age.

It was the metabolic age that interested […]

By |June 21st, 2012|General|2 Comments

Fun and Healthy Snacks for Kids #2 – Raw Chocolate Treats!

Many of you are familiar with my love affair with raw chocolate. For me, it’s been one of the most wonderful discoveries on my healthy journey. There are even a number of doctors who now recommend raw chocolate as part of a healthy weight loss plan! Indeed, I managed to lose 15kg over a period […]

By |May 28th, 2012|General|0 Comments

Healthy Snacks for Kids #1 – Icy Pole delight

The other day while I was out shopping with my son, he asked if we could buy some ice lollies. As we hadn’t had any frozen treats in our house for quite some time, I said OK, as long as we could find some healthy ones!

We had a look at a few healthy looking icy […]

By |April 25th, 2012|General|1 Comment

The Power of Fruit & Vegetables – Are you getting your 5 & 2?

About a year ago, I was introduced to the concept of raw foods. At first, I was amazed – how could anyone live on 100% raw foods? Then I was curious – Andrea, the lady I met looked amazing. She had initially ‘gone raw’ to lose weight, but after losing 40kg and […]

By |March 17th, 2012|General|8 Comments

Dr Mercola and Disease Prevention

I have just read an incredibly interesting article posted by Dr Mercola: How to Starve Cancer Out of Your Body – Avoid These Top 4 Cancer-Feeding Foods.

Mercola.com is a great site for top tips on healthy living, but I particularly wanted to share a summary of this article as it has some extremely useful and […]

By |January 15th, 2012|General|0 Comments

Save the Bees!

I remember when I was a young girl, putting on one of my Dads beekeeper veils and heading down the garden to help him with his bee hives.  I can’t remember how long it took before a few bee stings put me off being dads special ‘helper’.

I do remember the delicious honey and honey comb […]

By |November 24th, 2011|General|0 Comments

Optimal Health for You and Your Family

Last week I had the pleasure of seeing Dr Peter Dingle speak about Optimal Health for You and Your Family at Ellenbrook Library. I have seen Peter present a few times now and every time I am blow away by not only his knowledge, but also his passion and energy. It’s really inspiring.

I wanted to […]

By |November 9th, 2011|General|0 Comments

Cloth Nappies – Go Green and Save $$$!


This month, we have a guest ‘blogger’ Polly Delany, from Superior Posteriors, writing about the benefits of cloth nappies:

When I was pregnant with our first child, I was horrified at the suggested cost of $250 000 to raise a child to 18.

Realising that using disposable nappies would cost us upwards of $7000 per child, I started to […]

By |October 20th, 2011|General|0 Comments