3 DIY Face Masks for Glowing Skin

3 DIY Banana Face Masks for Glowing Skin

Little known fact about me: I love rummaging around in my kitchen, mixing up random ingredients, and then smearing them all over my hair and face... just to see what happens. Sometimes the results are worth the enormous mess I will inevitably make. Sometimes I end up picking avocado out of my hair for two … Continue reading 3 DIY Banana Face Masks for Glowing Skin

Strawberry Rooibos Iced Tea - Sugar Free and naturally caffeine Free

Strawberry Rooibos Iced Tea

I sometimes daydream about creating a recipe blog that is exclusively beverages. It seems like I come up with more thirst-quenching recipe ideas than anything else. Everything from thick, nourishing smoothies and dessert-like shakes to warm and cozy sips and cold, icy, refreshments... like today's recipe, which is perfect for a hot summer day. I've … Continue reading Strawberry Rooibos Iced Tea

5 Magical Coconut Oil Remedies

5 Magical Coconut Oil Remedies

Happy Friday, friends! I'm so happy today to feature a new friend and fellow blogger, Karolina! I was super excited when Karolina offered to do a guest post about natural beauty remedies, and especially coconut oil beauty remedies! YES! I love using coconut oil for so many things, and Karolina has a few new ways … Continue reading 5 Magical Coconut Oil Remedies

Strawberry Kale Salad with Lemon Tahini Dressing (vegan, oil-free)

The weather has turned tropical here, with temperatures creeping up to 90 and plenty of humidity. This kind of summer heat makes me want to forgo the heavy meals and fill my plate with fresh, juicy fruits and vegetables. Some may find this surprising, but I don't usually make too many salads. If I do, … Continue reading Strawberry Kale Salad with Lemon Tahini Dressing (vegan, oil-free)

Mango-Avocado-Mint Green Smoothie

After a weekend full of birthday cook-outs, cupcakes, and chocolate chipĀ ice cream cookie cups (oh yes!) I felt like I need a dose of green to start my week. This creamy green smoothie was filling, refreshing, fruity, and so satisfying. Although my daughter asked for a "pink" smoothie this morning, I found her eyes wandering … Continue reading Mango-Avocado-Mint Green Smoothie

Watermelon Cucumber Slushy with Fresh Aloe Vera Gel – The Ultimate Summer Hydrator and Skin Beautifier

I've been waiting for over a month to share this super cooling, hydrating, and refreshing summer beverage. The temperatures have been really heating up, and it looks like this weekend is going to be a scorcher in our neck of the woods. Move over Gatorade. This frosty watermelon drink will help you cool down naturally, … Continue reading Watermelon Cucumber Slushy with Fresh Aloe Vera Gel – The Ultimate Summer Hydrator and Skin Beautifier

Roasted Garlic and Tomato Toasts + Protecting Your Skin from the Inside Out

I have a really tasty recipe for you today. I made these roasted tomato toasts for lunch over the weekend, and they were so good, I decided I needed to share the recipe with you all. These make a great, simple lunch (I enjoyed mine with a nice green salad with lots of veggies) and … Continue reading Roasted Garlic and Tomato Toasts + Protecting Your Skin from the Inside Out

Homemade, All Natural Vitamin C Powder

So I want to plant a little idea in your head. I'm just going to leave it there and let it germinate for a bit... You can make your own vitamin-rich superfood powders. For cheap. Even, basically, for free. Yep, it's true. Let me explain. This vitamin C powder is made from something you were … Continue reading Homemade, All Natural Vitamin C Powder

Easy 3 Ingredient Natural Lip and Cheek Stain

There was a time, not so long ago, that I would walk into a mega beauty store like Sephora and become almost dizzy from excitement. The options, the colors, the promises of flawless skin and mile long lashes! It was almost too much. Even though I was hoarding baskets full of makeup at home, I … Continue reading Easy 3 Ingredient Natural Lip and Cheek Stain

Better Skin After One Use! Bentonite Clay Dream Skin Detox Mask (Brighten, Tighten, Smooth, & Clear)

I don't want to sound like an over-hyped infomercial, but seriously folks... this mask is magical and it's probably going to change your life. Ok, maybe not your life, but it will definitely change your skin. At least it changed mine. Now, I don't usually share a lot of photos of myself in this space. … Continue reading Better Skin After One Use! Bentonite Clay Dream Skin Detox Mask (Brighten, Tighten, Smooth, & Clear)