Team Crave's summer faves

The festive season is upon us. Whether you're looking to treat yourself or someone special, we've pulled together a list of our favourites at this time of year. 


  • Hunter Gatherer Gourmet baking mixes

Embrace your inner chef and whip up some Christmas treats, without any of the nasties. These gluten free, grain free and paleo baking mixes come in a range of tasty flavours, with super simple instructions, make them a pantry must-have for the festive season. What's your favourite Hunter Gatherer Gourmet flavour?


  • Pure Coco coconut oil, coconut scrub…coconut everything!

Nourish your body inside and out this summer with Pure Coco’s amazing range of products. Their Extra Virgin Coconut Oil is the perfect for cooking and baking. But our personal fave? The Organic Coconut Oil and Sugar Scrub. Talk about bliss!

Take some time out to relax with this exfoliating scrub that will leave your skin feeling silky smooth and ready for those summer nights with friends.


  • Hammamas towels

Hammamas beach towels should be a staple in your beach bag this summer. These vibrant towels can double as a sarong, picnic blanket, dress, baby wrap and much much more. Made of Turkish cotton, they are lightweight and fast drying – perfect for the beach, travel and even on the yoga mat! Bonus points: Hammamas is a great Kiwi company based in Cambridge.

Pick one up for yourself, or as a beautiful present this Christmas.


  • Crave Wellness Weekends and Retreats

It’s a list of our faves, so its only natural that these featured somewhere ;) 

Whether you’re looking to kickstart your wellness journey, or simply want to enjoy a nice holiday with friends and likeminded people, Crave Wellness Weekends and Retreats have what your body is calling out for. 

Our Wellness Weekends are 2-night mini breaks in New Zealand, while our retreats are 5-7 nights in Fiji, Thailand, or further afield. 

Only a small deposit is required to book your spot, and you’ll be one step closer to a relaxing holiday and learning how to live the lifestyle you crave.


  • Julia & Libby’s Wholefood Kitchen recipe book

Find some inspo for your fresh summer meals with Julia & Libby’s beautiful collection of recipes that will leave your tastebuds dancing.

All recipes are free of refine sugar, and most are wheat and gluten free as well, providing great options for summer get togethers with family and friends.

Not only is the book filled with breakfasts, lunches, dinners, snacks and treats, it also includes plenty of information about healthy nutrition and even how to make your own skincare products. A bible for summer and all year through.


  • Vitality Organics – Mount Manuganui

Hitting the road this summer? If you’re near The Mount, make sure you stop in at our fave foodie stop and meet the team at Vitality Organics. On a mission to inspire health, happiness and vitality through plant-based foods, these guys have the best superfood smoothies, salads, raw treats and coffee in town.

Treat your tastebuds and nourish your body at the same time. 


What are your Christmas and summer faves? We'd love to hear about products that help you to make the most of your summer holidays.