Whether you utilise it in your everyday life or just every now and then, scent is such a powerful tool.
It can be used to uplift our mood, to help lull ourselves to sleep and it can even bring old memories back to life.
So it should be no surprise to you to read that we have been spritzing our Blossom Brew room spray around the office a lot this summer. Read on to learn the different ways we can use scent to improve our day...
We spend a great deal of our time nurturing others. We also get caught up in the day to day workings of our lives and we forget one very important thing... to look after ourselves.
As a result, we become worn out, stressed out and run down.
Self-care is so important! Sometimes we have the belief that in order to be a good mother, wife, sister, daughter, manager, employee etc we need to put others needs before ours. Read on to find out whether it's time for you to ramp up your self-care....
They say life is about the journey, but when that journey becomes stormy…how do we weather the terrain? When things aren’t going to plan though, feeling like we’re staying on track while juggling all the typical balls of life isn’t something that comes naturally to most of us.
Babe founder Kim Peirce is sharing her essential oils tips with us. Think of it like a super quick crash course on putting together a little remedy kit of 5 essential oils that can help lift your mood when the pressure is starting to build...
We are passionate about sustainability at RY and we're always looking for ways to improve in this area, so when we came across the Senda Essentials range, we were absolutely blown away!
Not only do founders Hayden and Carla create quality, stylish, reusable products, but they also have amazing advice on how to travel the world while leaving as little impact as possible behind.
We were lucky enough to sit down with Hayden where he shares his top 5 tips for travelling sustainably and we may have thrown in a pretty exciting tip 6, so make sure you read on...
The team over at Mary Grace have taken the time to share their thoughts on mindfulness and their favourite mantras, which is something we absolutely love at Retreat Yourself.
So come join us for a moment of self reflection and learn a little more about Mary Grace's favourite mantras that can hopefully help us change our mindset and to become more positive.
There's also a sneaky discount code to use on Mary Grace's amazing range of skincare and body products, so read on...
It's no secret that at Retreat Yourself we love to remind people of the importance of quality me time. One of our favourite sayings is "you can't pour from an empty cup" and we truly believe in the importance in taking the time just for ourselves, to refill our cups.
If you had unboxed our Summer Box you have come across the vibrant and colourful booklet, Me Time by Jessica Sanders.
In this blog Jessica shares with us what self-care is and how we can learn to practice it in our lives.
Regardless of the type of hair you have, straight, thick, curly, fine, etc, you’re not alone if you have experienced hair breakage and damage.
Most women suffer from the occasional spit end, or frizzy factor, but what you may not realise is that these occurrences are actually warning signs that your tresses are distressed and in need of some TLC pronto.
There are many environmental and lifestyle factors which contribute to hair health, so read on to learn more...
One of our favourite ways to enjoy a summer afternoon is spending quality time with our friends or family with a refreshing drink in hand.
In this recipe you won't have to squeeze apples or grate fresh ginger to get the natural flavour in these virgin mojitos... With the addition of the Nexba Apple Pear and Ginger Kombucha, which is one of the flavours which featured in our Summer Box, all the hard work has been done for you!
Don't you just love how your skin feels after you've just exfoliated? There are so many benefits to adding a weekly exfoliation into your skin care routine.
It can help to unclog your pores, even out your skin tone, prevent acne and boost circulation all the while leaving you with super soft skin and a natural glow!
This is exactly why we have been loving using the Botany Essentials Silk and Smooth exfoliant which features in our Summer Box...