Wendyl Stuff

Collection by Gillian

Lemon Clove Fly Buster

Lemon Clove Fly Buster - Wendyls Green Goddess

Flies don’t like the smell of cut lemons or the pungent scent of cloves. Combine the two and you have a natural fly repellent. For extra fly fighting oomph, add a few drops of lemongrass essential oil and clove bud essential oil. This tip was sent in by one of our newsletter subscribers. These attractive natural fly repellents are very easy ... Read More

Chocolate Avocado Mousse

Chocolate Avocado Mousse - Wendyls Green Goddess

This week our talented friend Miriama Smith has shared her delicious chocolate mousse recipe, there’s no eggs in this one, the base is just avocado and coconut cream. It is so quick and easy to make and sure to be a firm family favourite. If you or anyone you know is getting married and are looking for a marriage celebrant ... Read More

Lavender Cleaning Paste Recipe

Lavender Cleaning Paste Recipe - Wendyls Green Goddess

Our popular Green Goddess Rose and Peppermint Cleaning Pastes work just as well as Jif but without the toxic chemicals and horrible smell. We’ve even had people tell us they use it as a shampoo and also as a hand cleaner instead of Swarfega. Now you can make your own lavender scented version. This paste will get marks off walls, baked on food ... Read More

Thai Pumpkin Soup with Hemp

Thai Pumpkin Soup with Hemp - Wendyls Green Goddess

This delicious recipe for a Thai pumpkin soup is from nutritionalist Michelle Yandle who creates recipes for the Hemp Farm here in NZ. “Vegetable soups are delicious this time of year but they don’t seem to keep me going for very long. By adding hemp hearts and hemp seed oil to this Thai Pumpkin Soup, I get the added benefits ... Read More

Freeze Those Avocados

Freeze Those Avocados - Wendyls Green Goddess

Avocado season is in full swing, and we saw some super deals when we were on the road over the holidays: $5.00 for five avocados, or even better, $10.00 for fifteen. However, all the avos were ripe and had to be used as soon as possible. As much as we love avocados, there’s only so many you can eat at once. Did ... Read More

DIY Fruit Fly Traps

DIY Fruit Fly Traps - Wendyls Green Goddess

Fruit flies are not fond of clean surfaces so keep benches and table tops as clean as possible, wipe up sugary spills quickly and lightly spray trouble areas with a solution of 300ml water and a few drops of peppermint or eucalyptus essential oil. Keep your sink and drain clean and free of any food particles, just to be sure ... Read More

5 Steps To Combat Scalp Dryness

5 Steps To Combat Scalp Dryness - Wendyls Green Goddess

A dry scalp occurs when the scalp does not produce, or hold enough, moisture or oils. Sebaceous glands attached to hair follicles release a fatty substance called sebum which forms a moist oily acidic film that is mildly antibacterial, antifungal and protects the skin against drying. People with dry skin are more prone to dry scalp. If you suffer from a ... Read More

OLIO: Join The Food Sharing Revolution

OLIO: Join The Food Sharing Revolution - Wendyls Green Goddess

Live in a populated area and have food or other household items that you don’t want going to waste? Try signing up to Olio and list what you have – other subscribers can see approximately how far away you are and what you are donating, then they can contact you to arrange a pickup. Tessa and Sassha started the company ... Read More