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...

Boxwalla Review “Wandering Woman’s English Spring”

Boxwalla April Review

Back with Boxwalla or should I say BoxWOWZA. Boxwalla did it again with their April box featuring two brands that were both new to me. We are seeing AMLY Botanicals Silver Rich Face Mist and Twelve Beauty’s Ideal Moisture Level Serum. Boxwalla just has a knack for putting together a box that is interesting and performs. Safe to say at this point my love affair with Boxwalla has probably reached stage 5 clinger. To be honest, I’ve reached stage 5 clinger...

Indie Beauty Expo Dallas 2017

iBE Dallas bloggers

Okay if you guys follow me on Instagram you saw me and my girls were up to no good this past week in Dallas for the Indie Beauty Expo. So excited to meet up with Suzi of Gurl Gone Green, Molly of Maison Pur, Sammie from Hullo Sam, Amanda from A Beautiful Pursuit and Sarah from Whoorl. We headed out to Texas for Dallas’ inaugural Indie Beauty Expo and extended our stay so we could have fun around town too....

Beauty Heroes Review

Max and Me Circle of Protection

If you are into green, nontoxic, organic beauty, you may have heard about Beauty Heroes. If you haven’t, let me catch you up because girl, you are missing out. And if you have, let me tell you a little bit more about what Beauty Heroes offers and what makes them standout. Read on for my Beauty Heroes review! I’ve been receiving Beauty Heroes boxes for just about a year now. Their subscription cost $39/month and most months are valued around...

Inika Review: Organic Makeup

Inika collection

So The Choosy Chick reached out and asked me if I wanted to try an organic makeup line called Inika and I think we all know the answer to that, Yes! Yes! A thousand times YES! So first I want to tell you about The Choosy Chick and then my Inika review! The Choosy Chick The Choosy Chick is an online nontoxic shop for natural and organic skincare products, makeup and more. I connected with Margot online when I started...

What I Am Loving: April Empties

Green Beauty empties

I love doing Empties posts because you can actually see what I am using. And just to point out how powerful this is – just think about the last time you finished a nail polish or an eye shadow. I’m talking scraping the bottom of the barrel finished. Like, never. Right? But imagine if you did! You would buzz your bestie, text your mom and scream it from the rooftops – get this shampoo! Well multiply that feeling by 10 because...

Beauty Heroes + Au Naturale Review

Au Naturale Makeup

You guys know how much I love Beauty Heroes – but when Beauty Heroes introduced a seasonal makeup discovery at the end of last year, I felt like I finally met my spirit animal. Available as of TODAY Beauty Heroes is offing their 2017 spring makeup discovery – a colab with one of the cleanest makeup lines on the market, Au Naturals. I can’t wait to share my Au Naturale review with you! But first, Beauty Heroes. Beauty Heroes delivers...

W.E.L.L. Summit 2017: Tickets Are Now Available!

The W.E.L.L. Summit is gearing up to launch it’s third annual wellness event! W.E.L.L. stands for Wellness, Empowerment, Learning and Luxury and is a two day conference focusing on all things self-improvement. It brings industry experts in from an array of disciplines including clean eating, clean living, fitness trends, fair economy, green beauty and more. This event embodies wellness in mind, body and spirit and I haven’t missed a year yet! Literally, I’ve gone every single year. I am so happy...

New Green Beauty Releases

Green Beauty New Releases_

Hey girlfriends! Today I wanted to share with you a few new green beauty releases I am going bananas over. All three of these have fit into my routine like they’ve always been there – like a new friend you instantly connect with or a boyfriend cardigan that’s on repeat 7 days a week. Like, how the heck did I ever live with out these!? You know that feeling I’m talking about. So here they are, three new green beauty releases...

Oil + Water Review

Oil + Water skincare

When Erika Martins, founder of Oil + Water, reached out to me and asked if I would be willing to try her handcrafted, micro batch, vegan-friendly and cruelty-free skincare line, I was like GIRLFRIEND, hook a sister up! I’ve been playing with this line for a couple of weeks now and it has so much to offer. So let’s get to it; my Oil + Water review. Oil + Water is a zero-waste lovers dream come true. It’s built around...

Organic City Guide

Good Vibes Juice Co

Traveling and want to know the best organic places to eat!? Me too! These haunts are the best of the best in organic dining and I am so excited to share them with you. As buzz words continue to drive business there are more and more restaurants claiming to be “local” “natural” “sustainable” or “organic” but the proof is in the ingredients and sourcing and my standards do not waiver. Choosing only the best of the best to list here...