Featured products — wellness RSS



Keep Your Distance and Connect to Yourself!

Angry, frustrated, scared or bored? Maintaining a healthy and active mind is highly important during these testing times. Self-isolation and social-distancing can have a strong effect on one psychologically sometimes causing depression and anxiety. You could feel like you are doing nothing meaningful, irritated at the loss of personal freedom, financial tensions from being unable to work and just generally worried about yourself or your family members contracting COVID-19 or spreading it to others. What you need to do is snap out of these feelings when they begin to sweep in and find ways to keep yourself happy and entertained at home (and yes watching TV or web series the whole day does not fall into this!). Consider this lockdown...

Continue reading →



World Health Day 2020 – Taking Care of Your Well-Being While Staying at Home

On World Health Day on April 7, let’s bow down to respect and thank the doctors, nurses, cleaners and all those workers who are at the forefront of the COVID-19 response. Appreciate and support them by staying home and distancing socially, so that there is less burden on their shoulders!While we are indoors and keeping our distance, make the most of it by staying healthy and happy mentally and physically, thus helping ourselves and the health system. We suggest that the best way this can be achieved is through some cookbooks, candles and, chocolates! Cookbooks   One of the best ways we can start taking care of our well-being is by eating healthy because a healthy diet is equal to a...

Continue reading →



Mörk Artisan Hot Chocolate

The latest addition to the Pookipoiga team are Melbourne-based artisan chocolatiers Mörk. Mörk were inspired by Melbourne's world class coffee scene and had the vision to bring artesian specialty chocolate into the mix.Not only is Mörk chocolate delightfully delicious - but it has a truly fantastic ethos behind it.   All Mörk ingredients are 100% traceable. Mork has chosen not to display their Fair Trade or Organic certifications, as whilst they are both important concepts, universal regulation of these certifications is tricky and unfortunately the logo is not always enough to guarantee ethical production and quality. It can be a bit confusing for consumers wanting to make informed choices! Mörk trace their ingredients every step of the way to ensure...

Continue reading →



Our philosophy is 'Raw Philosophy'

Our philosophy is 'Raw' Philosophy
. Looking for a new skin product that is Australian made, eco-friendly and oh-so-good for you?We've searched far and wide, and have just the answer for you! Raw Philosophy is handmade in Melbourne. The philosophy is simple: why put anything on your skin that you wouldn't feel ok about ingesting?
 Whilst we don't suggest serving these products alongside your supper, we DO suggest you give them a go, your skin will love you for it!Raw Philosophy products are made from 100% natural ingredients, including organic butters, natural Australian clays, plant, floral and food-derived oils and 100% pure essential oils. The process aims to keep the ingredients raw, so the integrity of each product is maintained. All...

Continue reading →



Organics for Lily

A wide range of therapeutic flavours that are refreshing and delightful for the palate? TickNatural and evidence based ingredients made from a naturopathic background? Tick Organic ingredients sourced locally? Tick Small Australian family business? Tick 100% recycled packaging? Tick Free from harsh chemicals? Tick The best combination of wellness, flavour and ethics? Tick The ethos of Organics for Lily is "Changing the health of the world, one cup of tea at time". And changing the health of the world it is. Organics for Lily was created by Melissa Khonsavang in 2013, a Melbourne based naturopath who graduated from The Southern School of Natural therapies in 2009.   Melissa created the range as a blend of her love for tea and...

Continue reading →