15 October 2017
Warm, spicy and comforting, ginger oil makes the perfect aroma for autumn. We use it in two KiteNest products (as well as drinking lots of ginger tea), but aside from its scent, what makes ginger such an essential essential oil?
10 September 2017
There’s a lot more to a Himalayan Salt Scrub than a tub of pretty pink rocks. Find out the many benefits of exfoliating with Himalayan Salt in our latest blog post.
26 August 2017
Many large cosmetic brands can no longer guarantee their products aren’t tested on animals… But KiteNest can!
16 July 2017
The tree bumblebee, as its name suggests, typically likes to nest in holes in trees. However, one British habit is helping them spread all across the country.
16 July 2017
Encourage bumblebees into your garden with a simple guide to creating the perfect bee-friendly habitat.
02 July 2017
There’s nothing quite like freshly washed hair… That is, except, hair that looks and feels freshly washed, without the hassle! Our brand new Organic Dry Shampoo makes it quick and easy to achieve summer fresh hair every day of the week.
07 June 2017
It’s June already, which means long days and (hopefully) lots of sunshine as we watch our gardens burst into life. We suggest our top ten jobs for June to help make the most of your garden this summer.
20 May 2017
Find out more about the history and conservation of our namesake, the Red Kite, in the second of our two-part blog.
14 May 2017
Get all the facts about the our namesake, the beautiful Red Kite, in the first of our two-part blog.
30 April 2017
As summer approaches, gardens all over the country are bursting into colour. Find out how to make the most of one of Britain’s most iconic cottage plants, the sweet-smelling lavender, with our handy list of inspiration.
24 April 2017
Get out your handkerchiefs & bells, and tie those ribbons round the tree, because May Day is almost upon us! And in case they seem like slightly peculiar ways to celebrate the start of summer, we’ve compiled a handy guide to the history of May Day.
03 April 2017
Follow these ten easy steps to plan the perfect children’s Easter Egg Hunt.
15 March 2017
Never underestimate the power of tea! Find out how we’re supporting a charity which offers vital support in a wonderfully unique way.
13 March 2017
Between the mad dash to the florist and picking out the perfect card, have you ever wondered where the Mothering Sunday tradition comes from in the first place?
06 March 2017
Have you ever looked at your rosemary plant and wondered how it could enhance your life? We thought so. Luckily for you, we’ve accumulated a list of 15 ways you can use rosemary around the house to really make the most of its abundant benefits.
03 March 2017
If like me your weekends are precious and you’re looking to do some walking in the Lincoln area, let me point you in a few of the right directions. But take your OS with you…
01 February 2017
We’ve decided to do something a bit different for Valentine’s Day this year, but we need your help. Throughout February, we’ll be donating 15% of all purchases to a wonderful charity who take care of the loneliest people in our community.
19 January 2017
We’ve started the year with a bang, or should we say in a cloud of Kaolin Clay? Why you ask? (even if you didn’t ask) That’s because we’ve started our final steps towards launching a bunch of new products in the early part of 2017.
15 January 2017
Peppermint essential oil brings cooling, calming and energising qualities that it inhabits and it can be found in anything from tea to toothpaste, and lotions to scrubs.
06 January 2017
We used vermiculite to cushion all of our parcels and is a fantastic alternative to traditional additions like polystyrene and bubble wrap. What’s even better is that there are a number of ways to recycle vermiculite further reducing your carbon footprint…