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Breakfast Series: Granola

We love tucking into a bowl of homemade granola of a morning. It is so delicious and healthy that we thought we would share our easy step guide with you.  Ingredients Half Cup of Coconut Oil or Olive Oil - we like to use a bit of both. Half Cup of Maple Syrup or Honey - again, we like to use a bit of both 3 Cups Old Fashioned Rolled Oats Handful chopped Pecans  Teaspoon Cinnamon  Fresh Ginger  Recipe 1. Preheat oven to 150 degrees celsius. 2. Mix the oats with the oil, sweetener and cinnamon ensuring they are evenly coated. Then add the nuts and mix. 3. Line a baking sheet with parchment paper and spread the oats over...

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In Conversation with Irene Forte - Founder of Irene Forte Skincare

Irene Forte has created the most wonderful collection of skincare products founded on her Italian roots and focused on her passion for sustainability. I caught up with Irene to discover how her brand has evolved and her skincare tips post-summer, as well as to listen to her self-care rituals, with much of an emphasis on sleep!

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The benefits of cotton pyjamas

Read more on why we think cotton is a natural choice for pyjamas...     Its breathable nature allows air to circulate around the skin and therefore providing a better night’s sleep. Cotton skims the skin rather than clings, meaning you won’t end up feeling static in the morning. The all-natural fabric is soft to touch and lightweight, therefore it doesn’t usually irritate the skin. As the fabric is breathable it means its freshness will last for longer between washes, also benefitting the environment by using less water with fewer washes. You can count on cotton that it will last due to its strong and tough nature. We think it also gets better with age and so a good investment...

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Sleep easy on cold nights

Zsanett (left) wears blue oversized nightshirt, Sara (middle) wears white oversized nightshirt and Annabell (right) wears blue shorty pjs. After the most amazing long-stretching Summer of scorching days and balmy nights, we were a little excited when Winter arrived. Thoughts of hearty suppers and hunkering down to a good book with a cup of tea was rather appealing. Winter gives us the chance to slow down slightly, we suddenly have the excuse to stay in when we’ve got to catch up on the latest I’m a Celebrity Get Me Out of Here episode. This Winter we are trying to perfect our bedtime ritual so that the dark mornings seem less of a chore and a good night’s sleep is now...

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