My Guest Post at Empowered Sustenance: Beach Waves Spray

  This has to be hands down my favorite natural hair product. I put it to good use while I was on vacation, and when I am home I use it for that day when my hair feels dirty but haven’t had time to wash it yet, you what I am talking about, right? This […]

How to Make an Herbal Infused Body Oil for Your Baby

      The last guest post! Which means my vacation is over. I hope you enjoyed these great posts as much as I did! The following is a post by Meagan Visser of  Growing Up Herbal, one of my favorite blogs. I am fascinated with learning how to work with herbs, and Meagan has […]

Skintervention Guide Giveaway!

 Last week I gave you a little inside look at The Skintervention Guide By Liz Wolfe, and if you haven’t guessed it by how much I gushed about this book, let me say it again; I LOVE the Skintervention Guide.  Ditching all my conventional makeup and skin care/personal care was a good thing I did […]

How to Pick a Safe Kiddie Pool

Ahh the smell of plastic. It brings back memories of kiddie pools, beach toys, and those fun rafts for the pool, doesn’t it? Well, that smell is the combination of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and other plasticizers, like phthalates, that result is cancer-causing contaminants, for both people and the environment. PVC is known as the “poison […]

My Guest Post at Healthy Roots Happy Soul: Sunburn Relief Tonic

Who hasn’t dealt at least once in their life with sunburns! Well did you know that products marketed to relieve sunburn and the discomfort that comes with them contain mostly synthetic ingredients that can make the problem work, or at best not work at all! I came up with a natural sunburn relief tonic after […]

How to Get a Natural Pedicure {+ Ginger Peppermint Foot Scrub Recipe for Tired and Painful Feet}

I haven’t had a pedicure since before my son was born. He is two years old! No, don’t feel sorry for me, I treat my tootsies to soothing and natural pedicures done by me. If you know of any salon that does ALL NATURAL pedicures let me know, but I’ve yet to find one! It […]

Green Cleaning: Orange-Infused Vinegar

You know I am not a fan of conventional cleaning products; they are highly toxic. Their effects range from skin irritation to even cancer, they are bad for the environment, and God forbid little Junior got a hold of one of those bottles under the sink! Vinegar is so versatile; it can clean almost anything. […]

Company Spotlight: Conscious Box {+ Giveaway!}

Have you noticed how there are tons of products marketed to the Eco-conscious consumer? Lots of natural, organic, nontoxic, Eco-friendly–some great some not so much–products. It would take a lifetime to try every product out there, and let’s not even mention how much money it would take! Enter Conscious Box. I was so excited to […]

How to Improve Indoor Air Quality

Did you know that according to the EPA “air within homes and other buildings can be more seriously polluted than the outdoor air in even the largest and most industrialized cities”. The health effects or poor indoor quality range from mild irritation such as headaches, sneezing and congestion, to more severe like heart disease and […]