Recipes

Wise Cicada Holiday Hours

Holiday Hours @ Wise Cicada  2017/2018 Closed – 25th & 26th December Open – 27th – 31st December – 9am – 6pm Closed – 1st & 2nd January   Open – 3rd – 7th January – 9am – 6pm 8th January – Back to Normal Hours

Food

‘Forty Thieves’ – The People and Ethics Behind this Artisan Brand

Shyr and Brent, the two health conscious founders of ‘Forty Thieves’ exhibit an inspiring combination of energy, drive, talent and perseverance. As one of their first retail stockists, we first met the couple in 2016 at the Auckland Food Show showcasing their new brand. Since that time we have watched them grow their health focused… Read More ‘Forty Thieves’ – The People and Ethics Behind this Artisan Brand

Crystals

Garnet – Crystal Profile – Increased Energy and Good Luck

Garnet – ‘Increased Energy & Good Luck’ These deep red chunks of crystal are named after the pomegranate (granatum) and as its colour suggests, the garnet is helpful in supporting the base chakra. A garnet is thought to imbue increased energy and awareness. It is considered to be a lucky stone, especially in business, and… Read More Garnet – Crystal Profile – Increased Energy and Good Luck

Crystals

Amethyst – Crystal Profile ‘Harmony & Protection’

The beautiful violet prisms of an amethyst crystal are dense, cool and strengthening to hold. According to Judy Hall author of the ‘Crystal Bible’ the name amethyst is derived from the ancient Greek word for ‘being intoxicated’ and was worn to prevent drunkenness. Who knew it was a sobering purple stone….. that strengthens your resolve… Read More Amethyst – Crystal Profile ‘Harmony & Protection’