Category Archives: Health & Wellness

Coconut Oil: The Ultimate Beauty Multitasker

Coconut oil is the “it” beauty product of the moment. The most common use for it that I’ve seen lately is a hair mask (which I provided my recipe for here). Although it’s great for your hair, it also serves … Continue reading

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Best Lip Balms

Winter has officially taken its toll on me in every way possible. Mentally, I’m exhausted with endless snow and winter weather, and cannot wait for the warm breezes of spring. Physically, my skin is dry and rough. My lips are … Continue reading

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An Interview with Sarah Villafranco of Osmia Organics

Osmia Organics is a skincare company that uses organic ingredients to formulate their products. I first learned about the brand a few months ago, and was immediately impressed with their transparency and product options. They offer a comprehensive line of … Continue reading

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Boost Your Mood With Aromatherapy

Today is Blue Monday, otherwise known as the most depressing day of the year. I thought now would be a good time to revisit a previous post I did on the benefits of essential oils. Aromatherapy is a natural, holistic … Continue reading

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Clarisonic Pedi-Care Sonic Foot Transformation

I freaked when my friend Danielle emailed me a link to the new Clarisonic Pedi-Care Sonic Foot Transformation ($199). I am a devout worshiper of my Clarisonic Mia 2, so of course, I am all about this new tool. Think … Continue reading

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More Breast Cancer Awareness Beauty Products

I just discovered some more great products that benefit breast cancer research and awareness, so I wanted to share them in another post. Here are even more ways to support an important cause while expanding your personal beauty product inventory. … Continue reading

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Gorgeous Ways to Support Breast Cancer Awareness

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Although great strides have been made in fighting this terrible disease that affects so many lives, there is still so much work to be done. How can you help? Simply by shopping. During … Continue reading

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Beat the Bloat

I’ve been suffering from a finicky stomach for years. I know as well as anyone that a puffy, bloated belly feels terribly uncomfortable, and looks less than attractive. I’ve done a lot of research on this over the years, and … Continue reading

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Brand to Watch: Juniper Ridge

I realized that I’d done a few of these “brand to watch” posts recently (here and here), so I decided to make it a series. I’m always discovering new (to me) brands, and I love sharing them, so I’ll be … Continue reading

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Summer Reading List

There really is no bad time to dive into a good book. Although beach-read season is winding down, I figured I’d share some of my favorites while there are still a few weeks of summer left. Here is a list … Continue reading

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