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Ever been out at the shops for hours looking for that perfect Christmas or Birthday gift and just cant find anything that suits your values, budget and that you know will warm that special person’s heart? I would much rather spend that time making a homemade gift. This way you know what is in it, where it comes from and that it will be healthy and enjoyed.

Like it or not, to the big corporates out there, you and me are labeled as mere consumers. In large corporation’s marketing plans we’re all referred to as consumers. I don’t know about you, but the thought of being labeled and put in box like this, kind of brings out the rebel in me. Especially with the word consumer having such a negative connotation to it. Allow me to explain.