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Perfect for festive sharing, try Gretchen’s delicious Herby Feta and Pistachio Dip.

Gretchen Lowe is a self-taught cook, food stylist and photographer. As a busy mother and wife her approach to food is all about deliciousness without the fuss.

Loaded with flavour, her recipes are designed for easy and fun fare, ideally shared with family and friends. As we approach the festive season, what could be better than this delicious dip paired perfectly with some seeded crackers?

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Spice of life. A fragrant winter warmer with a bit of a kick.

This flavoursome recipe brought to you by Jackie Ashley, our Founder of Ashley & Co, is an absolutely delicious dish to enjoy during the colder months and beyond! It’s fragrant, warming and comforting, and is packed full of goodness to fuel you through the winter days.

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Make the most of Easter break. Gather and share together.

Easter is a great opportunity to take the time to unwind with friends and family. If the weather co-operates,

sharing a bite together outside is always a pleasure. If you’re at home or away for the holidays, we’ve got a delicious recipe for you, designed for sharing and sure to please.

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A saucy number with a healthy twist

Brought to you by Jackie Ashley, our Founder of Ashley & Co, this chicken satay with peanut sauce is quintessential Malaysian street food. Here she has turned it into a saucier number and served it with quinoa for a healthy twist. Served with a smashed cucumber salad that’s so refreshingly cool, you’ll want to break it out at your next dinner party!

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Time for sharing. Recipes for a great Easter.

Easter is a great opportunity to take the time to unwind with friends and family. If the weather co-operates,

sharing a bite together outside is always a pleasure. If you’re at home or away for the holidays, we’ve got two delicious recipes, one savory, one sweet. Both are designed for sharing and are sure to please.

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Wellness

Tune in: A guided meditation just for you.

Take the time to tune into the good.
We’re excited to be able to share an amazing resource. Our friend Sarah Lindsay from SALA has developed a short, guided sensory meditation just for our community.

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Interview

At Home with Annika Rowson

Annika is a talented kitchen and interior designer based in New Plymouth where she lives with her husband Brad and two boys, as well as Rocco, the family pooch.

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Interview

Rachel Carter Ceramics

Rachel Carter Ceramics exists under the treetops of Rachel’s Titirangi Studio, where she creates her signature stoneware: throwing, turning, glazing and firing daily, resulting in functional, considered pieces with well-balanced forms and muted tones.

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Kate Brouwer of Asobimasu Clay

Kate Brouwer is the creative craftswoman behind Melbourne-based Asobimasu Clay, a creative studio where a range of playful vessels, tableware and often sculptural ceramics take shape.

A core focus of Asobimasu Clay is sustainability and durability. A real reflection of Australia, Kate uses only local materials, including regionally sourced clay. All waste materials are recovered, recycled and then created into new works.

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At Home with Heidi Rawstorn

At Home With…Heidi Rawstorn. Ever wondered how a busy Mum of 3 can get through the day and look chic at the same time? The answer might be…coffee. Join us as we visit Heidi in her beautiful, beachside family home where we chat scent and how she uses it to punctuate her day, adding moments of well-deserved calm.

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Stories

The recipe for a great summer outdoors…

Enjoy some picnic picks from some of our favourite partners

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Interview

At Home With Jess Britten

Jess gives us some insights into some of her favourite things, her home’s charm and how she uses scent to fill its lofty spaces.

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Stories

Handmade Treats | Giving with love this Christmas

Make Christmas more meaningful with something handmade.

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A chance find leads us to our inspiration

A chance find leads us to our inspiration.

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Interview

Sonic Sojourn with Dan Paine

Come with us on an international adventure through song. We can’t travel overseas this year (unless you count the Cook Strait), but we can let music take us to distant lands.

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Interview

Blanca Deblas

As the day eases to night in New Zealand, the bright sun rises in the coastal city of Malaga, Spain, where illustrator, designer and artist Blanca Deblas has her studio.

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Interview

SALA is a gym. But it’s different.

Based in Brown Street, Auckland, SALA offers an integrated approach to physical and mental fitness (with high intensity HIIT, Core and Kettlebell) yet it is centred around yoga.

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Stories

Our Summer Mixtape is 100% NZ, just like us

Introducing our first mixtape – add some soul to your summer road trip.

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Calm amongst chaos

Chamomile is a perennial favourite at Ashley & Co, so when we arrived at OMG and ran our hands through a fresh cluster of the crop, we were overwhelmed by the heady scent.

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