The Family Issue

• Tales from different tribes • Faith and feminism with Susan Carland • A guide to botanical dyeing • Five years of Fashion Revolution • The lost art of letter writing • Plant-based leather • Everyday eco undies • Sustainable salt • The artist as family • Ruffle-sleeve top pattern •

Buy now

A print magazine about style, sustainability and substance

Matt Wilkinson at Noosa Food Festival – Peppermint magazine

Take five: Matt Wilkinson

Ever wonder what a chef feeds his family on his night off? In the run-up to his appearance at the...

Read more
International day of Happiness Dr Elise Bialylew – Peppermint magazine

Get mindful with Mother Nature

On this International Day of Happiness, we’re looking inside ourselves to find our happy place. In our second extract from...

Read more
Clare Press Wardrobe Crisis – Peppermint Magazine Podcast round-up

Essential ethical fashion podcasts

We all know the lure of ever cheaper, ever more convenient shopping – but we also know that somewhere along...

Read more
Crops in the city – Peppermint magazine

Veg in the city: five things to know

With an ever-changing climate and increasingly sprawling population, the world’s farmland is under threat. But we all need to eat,...

Read more
International Women's Day 2018: Frances Cannon

Instagram feminists to follow now

As the #Timesup and #Metoo movements crank up the gender equality conversation a decibel or ten, this International Women’s Day...

Read more
Beetroot and Truffle Cake – Stick Fingers, Green Thumb


If you’re after a recipe that’s pretty much the most impressive thing you ever could make, we reckon this beautifully...

Read more
The Possibility Project – VAMFF

VAMFF and the Circular Economy

Heard of the circular economy and know it’s a Good Thing, but not too sure what it means in reality?...

Read more
Elise Bialylew meditation happiness

Everyday mindfulness

As a mindfulness expert and founder of the global Mindful in May campaign, it’s safe to say Dr Elise Bialylew...

Read more


Families come in all shapes and sizes, and these differences deserve to be celebrated. That’s why for the Autumn 37...

Read more
Model Abigail O'Neill recipe: model chocolate


Model and raw chocolate guru Abigail O’Neill is allllll about the kind of tasty treats that nourish both body and...

Read more
sustainable podcasts – Peppermint magazine

Five fave sustainability podcasts

Whether you’re going for a walk, doing the dishes or just in dire need of some non-screen-based relaxation time, the...

Read more
Sarah Wilson on minimalism – Peppermint magazine

Sarah Wilson on living with less

As well as being a NYT-bestselling author, founder of the hugely successful ‘I Quit Sugar’ movement and ex-editor of Cosmopolitan...

Read more

Family is the people around you who love you in the purest, most unshakeable way


hang out with us on instagram

  • Keen to know what a chef cooks his family on those nights there's no time to think, let alone assemble a fancy meal? Or find out what he eats on an average day, and why he reckons everyone should know a farmer or two? In the run up to his appearance at the Noosa Food and Wine festival we spoke to Matt Wilkinson – owner and chef at @popejoan and author of the 'Mr Wilkinsons' cookery books – to find out what he throws together to make a tasty meal in minutes. His answers made us instantly hungry - apologies in advance if the same thing happens to you 🍽🌽🍽🥑🍽 [📷 by Lizzie Halloran]
  • Chocolate alert! There are still a handful of our Easter subscriber specials left - and this *literally* sweet deal includes a subscription to Peppermint plus a swag bag of chocolate! For only $55 (which includes postage) you’ll receive a 12-month subscription and an exclusive Peppermint tote bag along with a bunch of delicious goodies 👍👍We recommend you move quickly, as it’s a limited offer and it’s selling out fast! Head to the link in our profile to snap one up 🍫🍫🍫 #ethicaleaster #fairtradechocolate
- 12-month subscription to Peppermint
- An exclusive Peppermint ‘We Rise By Lifting Others’ ethically produced, reusable tote bag
- Certified Organic, Fairtrade cacao powder from @powersuperfoods
- Happy Thoughts creamy, vegan chocolate from @thechocolateyogi
- Oscar vegan ‘mylk’ chocolate from @thechocolateyogi
- Cacao Power Certified Organic Chocolate lip balm from @powersuperfoods (contains beeswax).
  • Our founder and editor-in-chief Kelley is in London at the moment, and she stopped in to ethical clothing store @thekeepboutique in Brixton Village today. Full of beautiful, sustainably stylish finds, The Keep was started five years ago by Kate Richards. Kate says of their beginnings: “Frustrated by the poor quality of most things in my wardrobe, and uninspired by high street shops, I began to seek out clothes that had a story behind them. Working as a management consultant by day, I dedicated evenings and weekends to blogging about my fashion finds.

During one such hunt I stumbled into an exhibition at Sadler’s Wells, run by the Ethical Fashion Forum, and my path was set. The first step was to quit my job; the second to write a business plan. The vision being a one-stop shop offering a curated selection of the most stylish, yet affordable, ethical fashion. Clothes to keep.” ❤️ #sustainablefashion #ethicalfashion #fairtradefashion #organicclothing #handmade #handmade #consciousclothing #consciousconsumer
  • Happy International Day of Happiness! Over on the website we’ve just published our second mindfulness exercise taken from Dr Elise Bialylew’s new book ‘The Happiness Plan’ - and this quick extract is all about finding peace and positivity in Mother Nature. Enjoy!
  • Wise words from Wardrobe Crisis - the mighty sustainability podcast from @mrspress that features at the top of the round-up of ethical fashion podcasts we’ve just published on the website. Head over for the lowdown on how you can clue-up on fast fashion, and give unethical shopping the elbow for good! #sustainablefashion #fashionpodcasts #peppermintmagazine
  • This time next week (minus the gum trees!)... London we’re coming for ya! ❄️ Kelley is heading to the UK this weekend thanks to @virginstartup and @qutcea - hit us with the people and places she should visit in London, Glasgow and Edinburgh! #sustainablefashion #handmadeintheuk #londonfashion #organiccafe #ethicalbusiness #qutcea #virginstartup