On the 7th of July we hosted our 8th lavender education session at Hillwood Primary in Lavender Hill. Around 50 children learnt all about the healing benefits of lavender and how they can use it in their own homes for medicinal purposes, relaxation and to make products. After getting all the theory out of the way, the kids were taught how to make lavender cuttings (the baby from which a lavender plant will grow). The next half hour was spent getting their hands dirty as they
If you’re a regular Faithful to Nature shopper, you might have already noticed our new range of lovely lavender goodies, locally made by a company called Lavender in Lavender Hill. These pretty lavender products are designed to make you feel naturally pampered and loved; but did you know they’re also part of an extensive local community upliftment initiative? Each one of these fab products has been created with the aim of empowering and uplifting the people of Cape Town’s imp
Lavender in Lavender Hill products are high quality, health beneficial, all natural lavender body and food products. These special products were designed to have a social conscience while making you feel loved and pampered. All products contain essential lavender oil, leaves or flowers. Their products are crafted with the highest quality natural and organic ingredients. They are free from petrochemicals, parabens, synthetic fragrances and harmful chemicals. These products are
Toe Marcelle van Zyl besef daar is geen laventel plante in Lavender Hill in die Kaap nie wou sy dadelik die saak regstel. Die laventel plantasies het mettertyd vir baie in dié gemeenskap ‘n toevlugsoord geword. #kleinsake #dagbreek #kyknet #lavender #communityeducation #communityupliftment #capetown #community #education #enterprisedevelopment #lavendercapetown #lavenderhill #lavenderflower #lavenderplant #marcellevanzyl #skillstraining #upliftment
As we swiftly move towards the end of yet another year, it is time to pause and look back over 2014 - its highs, lows, achievements and everything that was learnt. Life can be so busy and without putting time aside to assess the year that has passed it is so easy to stumble head first into yet another year without acknowledging achievements, praising people for their good work and setting goals for the new year ahead. Without a doubt, we had an exciting year at the Lavender
Lavender in Lavender Hill Products at the Homemakers Expo Cape Town. Featured on 48 Hours TV on Cape Town TV. #thenext48hourstv #48hours #lavender #cticc #capetownconventioncentre #television #homemakersexpo #ctv #capetowntv #communityeducation #communityupliftment #enterprisedevelopment #expo #houtbayharbourmarket #lavendercapetown #lavenderhill #marcellevanzyl #marketonthewharf #naturalproduct #newworldfoundation #skillstraining #socialenterprise #upliftment #va #waterfront
By RoxyK We all love body, skin and hair care products that work to hydrate the skin and also give the body an overall clean, fresh smell. Many people prefer natural products, specifically those that do not irritate the skin, and that can even lead to skin disorders. So, our research took us to the naturally beneficial properties of lavender. Lavender plants are aromatic, evergreen small shrubs grown here in the African region. The plant has small blue or purple flowers which
On the 26th of August, 35 ladies form Retreat Church learnt all about Lavender with Lavender in Lavender Hill.
On that rainy Saturday an hour and half was spent learning about the qualities of lavender and how to use it. The most exciting part of the day was getting their hands dirty while learning to take cuttings and make baby lavender plants. These they took home to grow.
To date in 2014 Lavender in Lavender Hill has done 4 education sessions, educated 125 people and h
If you’re looking to get some bang for your buck, lavender oil is a godsend. Whether you want to use the fragrant essential oil for practical purposes around the house or holistic healing, lavender oil is packed with health benefits and everyday uses that shouldn’t be ignored. The oil can easily be obtained from the Lavender in Lavender Hill stores at Waterfront Market on the Wharf or Hout Bay Harbour Market or you can order it via email online at www.lavenderlavenderhill.wix
The partnership between New World Foundation and Lavender in Lavender Hill was started from a point of gender awareness.
Male/female dualisms describe what typically makes up male qualities and female qualities which are complete opposites. These are assertive/submissive, energetic/calm, strong/gentle etc. A balance of these qualities is healthy. However both male and female have taken on the male qualities in our communities like Lavender Hill for many reasons. Thus such c