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Fall Faves

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School’s back in session which means tighter schedules, making lunches, alarm clocks and packing lots of bags. A huge slap in the face considering last week I was lounging on a boat, catching rays at the Paugus Bay sandbar in Lake Winnipesaukee. Summer tagged out and fall tagged in this past week and I am keeping a few things close by to maintain throughout the chaos. This fall it’s all about organization, smelling good and moisturizing! eba Vegan Tote Okay,...

Glowing Beets: September Box Review

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Glowing Beets September box is in the house! So excited to talk about all things Glowing Beets! Something about the element of surprise every time I open their subscription combined with the relief of knowing their products are nontoxic and safe to use just gives me the butterflies – I get so giddy to unveil! And if you haven’t already heard, I am honored to join the Glowing Beets team as an official brand ambassador! Make sure you check back...

Apple Walnut Kale Pesto

Apple Walnut Kale Pesto

Okay so pesto is one of my go-tos for getting greens into my kids. And I especially love it because, well first of all it’s dang tasty but second there are so many variations – the possibilities are endless. You can make it nut-free or dairy-free by omitting each respectively. And it’s a great way to use beet tops, carrot tops, collards, chard and other less popular greens or greens that tend to get tossed. It’s basically like free food...

Mun: Product Review

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Mun is a skincare line with pure and all-natural ingredients derived from native plants that are carefully selected by woman-owned, responsibly managed and local co-operatives. Mun also strongly believes in sustaining our bodies and our planet and they ensure high standards when it comes to fair trade and sustainability. While Mun’s founder, Munemi was recovering from a brief illness she discovered the powerful benefits of natural ingredients and Mun was born. Mun sent me their Rose Toner and Brightening Youth...

Hairprint Dyeries: August 2016

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Hairprint is a nontoxic hair color that colors gray hair for people with brown and black locks. It’s not only nontoxic but you could literally eat it! It’s made with 8 food-grade ingredients like baking soda, diatomaceous earth and velvet bean. There is nothing like it on the market – nothing. This green chemistry has totally been blowing my mind guys. Totally. For more on Hairprint, check out my trip to San Fran to meet the company and all things...

Books On Deck This Summer

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I love building out my healthy living goals with new recipes, practical take-aways and healthy living tips. Here are a few books I went through this summer for inspiration. The Apple Cider Vinegar Companion by Suzy Scherr The dad from My Big Fat Greek Wedding is to Windex as Suzy Scherr is to Apple Cider Vinegar. Want to make pickles? Done. Clean your house? No problem! Kill off garden weeds? Vanished. Freshen breath or ease a sore throat? Say no more! Apple...

IBE NYC 2016

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I’m on the train back to Boston and I can’t wait to tell you all about my trip to New York City for the Indie Beauty Expo! The Indie Beauty Expo (IBE) is a trade show providing a platform to recognize, showcase and celebrate independent beauty, wellness and lifestyle brands. This was IBE’s second year and there were 130 brands present compared to last year’s 80. This sold out event was hosted at the Metropolitan Pavilion, a perfect venue to accommodate....