The Boxwalla Earthwise Beauty Colab is Rocking My World!

Boxwalla June_

Guys. Seriously with this Boxwalla Earthwise Beauty colab!? I am totally floored. When I got my June Boxwalla in the mail I was a little mediocre about it. I’m embarrassed to say my first impressions were something like: Who’s Earthwise Beauty? These products are so small.. and what is this packaging? I mean, I can judge a book by it’s cover like no other and I totally had all of that going on here. But then I started using Earthwise...

Reverie Uncut: June 27, 2017

summer flowers

Okay so summers here and it’s all about easy living. Dishing on some things I can NOT get over this summer. First up, my summer uniform: Summer Uniform Highstreet 59mm Semi Rimless Aviator Sunglasses – Um, my sister showed up with these on last weekend and I almost bought them straight off her face. Love that they are rimless AND mirrored. SO CHIC! Arizona Birko-Flor Sandal by Birkenstock – got these two years ago and haven’t taken them off since. Love the...

Basically I Love It – True Botanicals BASICS

True Botanicals BASICS_

Say hello to the newest member of the True Botanicals family. Their new BASICS line. HELLO! True Botanicals is a nontoxic, high-end, luxe skincare brand. Their formulas, are clean, safe and EFFECTIVE. They have four lines; CLEAR, CALM and RENEW and now BASICS. I seriously recommend True Botanicals to everyone. Although you can’t go wrong with any of their items, my personal faves are their Clarifying Shampoo, RENEW Nutrient Mist, CLEAR Hydrating Cleanser and Vitamin C Booster. And this is what I...

Rejuva Minerals – MADE SAFE Certified Cosmetics

Rejuva Minerals Cosmetics_

Hey guys! I’m back again with MADE SAFE – this time featuring Rejuva Minerals. MADE SAFE is America’s first nontoxic certification for products we use everyday from baby to personal care to household and more. MADE SAFE promises that products they certify are made with safe ingredients. This means the ingredients used are not known or suspected to harm human health. I love this certification because it makes it easy for buyers to go into a store and be able...

A Delight For The Eyes and Skin: Old Orchard Review

Old Orchard Oil Collection_

Seriously with this skincare line!? From the gorgeous packaging to performance to thoughtful ingredients; Old Orchard checks all the boxes. It even checks a box I had no idea existed. The visual interest box. Old Orchard blurs the line between organic skincare and fine art elevating user experience to a whole new level. Se excited to present to you Old Orchard’s No.5 Pebble Mask, No.7 Body Oil, No.20 Aqua Emulsion, No.16 Oil Cleansing Cream and No.14 All-In-One Oil Cream. Read...

3 Must Try Organic Beauty Subscriptions

Beauty Subscriptions

Okay so you could call it a hobby, maybe even a pass-time…but let’s just cut right to the chase and call a spade a spade – getting beauty subscriptions is a straight up obsession. Can you blame me though? Something about the element of surprise combined with passionate product curation just makes my heart skip a beat. It’s the feeling I would imaging gamblers get when they roll craps die and hit a hard 7. But the thing about a good beauty...

My Rotation of Nontoxic Face SPFs

nontoxic face spfs

One of the most frequent questions I am getting right now is “What face SPF do you use!?” Well good question ladies. There is not a one size fits all answer here – WHY!? Well because you wouldn’t go out to dinner with zinc slathered across your nose and cheeks – just like you wouldn’t hit the beach with something less than 30 SPF. So hence; the rotation. I have 4 top picks for this summer that do not disappoint....

Join The Green Gurls Club 30 Day Detox Challenge!

The Green Gurls Club

So five years ago I started realizing there were toxins EVERYWHERE. I was trying to figure out how to treat my baby’s eczema and it led me down a path of no return. After realizing that my 4-week-old baby’s skin reaction could have been triggered by the flame retardants in his PJ’s, chemicals in his mattress, toxins in our laundry soap, parabens in our baby lotion, dyes in his diapers, milk proteins in my breast milk – I mean my...

Nontoxic Makeup On A Budget: You Can Have It All

Green Beauty On A Budget_

“I hate high-end makeup.” Said no one ever. I mean, maybe someone said it once but it was probably my dad. Point is, there is a TON going on in the nontoxic world of makeup these days and if you have the budget to support exploring and trying – girl, you go! BUT lets be honest, when it’s either 2 lbs of grassfed ground beef or the latest Axiology lipstick – I mean, I may pause for a moment, but...

A Birthday Gift For My Mama: OSEA Skincare

OSEA Skincare

So my mom turned 62 this week. She’s a closet fashionista and a beauty lover although no one would ever know because she isn’t one to splurge on high end skincare or anything really. She is a master DIYer and can stretch a dollar better than Suze Orman. This one time, at band camp….I told my mom I needed a black skirt for marching band because we were in the city parade the next morning and she literally whipped out...

May’s Botanic + Terre Review

Botanic + Terre May Box_

Botanic + Terre, formally Esthoria, is coming out of the gates with a fresh rebrand, brand new name and some stellar picks. This is Botanic + Terre’s debut box and I’ve gotta say, they killed it. It’s a “Spa Box” featuring Body Polish by Birchrose + Co, a Botanical Body Oil by Native Nectar Botanicals, BKIND’s Hand Balm and Province Apothecary’s Regenerating + Stimulating Exfoliator. Read on for my Botanic + Terre review. Here’s the deal with Botanic + Terre. This...

Summer Fun Box Glowing Beets Review

Glowing Beets May

The Glowing Beets “Summer Fun Box” dropped and I gotta say -it’s one of my faves to date! We are seeing the Apple + Broccoli Hair and Body Wash by Pleni Naturals (a personal fave!), Jersey Kids Organic Mineral Sunscreen SPF 30 stick, an aromatherapy room spray by Gypsy Soul Organics, a lip tint with SPF by Jersey Shore Cosmetics and 5 lip to cheek minis by Boho Chic Organics. This is a $75 value. Read on for my Glowing...

Reverie Uncut: May 23, 2017

Cole and Quinn

Okay iBE was so much fun you guys. I got introduced to Whole Body Apothecary’s line including their handmade soaps. Not only are they beautiful and totally clean but WBA is taking nontoxic to the next level coloring their soaps with veggie and plant powders?! I am trying their deodorant too and let me say this…it’s working! Also love that both of these are under 10 bucks. 2. OBSESSED with Lisa Eldedrige’s facial massage tutorial. She swears this is the secret to younger looking skin...

Mapleblume Review April’s Box

Mapleblume April Box

In April, Mapleblume opened up their subscription service to the US and here it is – Mapleblume’s inaugural international box! This is their “Spring Forward” curation and we are seeing some faves here for sure. A Siren Lipstick from Vapor Organic Beauty in Au Pair, the Vita Rich Cremé by Fitglow Beauty, Lavido’s Purifying Face Cleanser, Sunday’s nail polish in No. 4 and Root + Willow’s Fig & Plum Body Butter as well as their lip balm. The total retail value...

A Foodies Bike Ride: The Farm to Fork Fondo

Farm to Fork Fondo

Guess what! Me and my hubs are doing the Food to Fork Fondo in Maine at the end of August and I couldn’t be more excited! This is a 92 mile bike ride peppered with local farm fare along the route. Riders get to enjoy local, organic and farm fresh food while cycling New England’s iconic terrain. Not only that but the festivities start the night before with a farm-to-table dinner and end with a grande finale Maine lobster bake and BBQ...